Portsmouth U17/U20 Squad

Designed to ensure continuance of our U17/U20 athletes, creating a natural adulthood break from junior athletics and supporting their transition period to fully fledged senior athlete

The athlete will be asked to sign a contract that will outline the benefits of becoming a member of the squad and the conditions that will be attached

For Enquiries about Joining the U17/U20 Squad please email vice-Chairman@portsmouthathletic.co.uk

To Print the application form for Under 18s please Click Here

To Print the application form for Over 18s please Click Here

Please email completed form to vice-Chairman@portsmouthathletic.co.uk or by hand to Andrew Vincent


All U17/U20 Squad Athletes will be asked to carry out the following:

  • The athlete must compete in a minimum of 6 meetings per year in any of the leagues SAL,BAL,Wessex T&F,YDL,Wessex League XC or Hampshire League XC plus any regional or national finals.
  • To wear club apparel and or squad clothing and use squad provided equipment at all competitions entered by the club, or requested by the club unless rules or regulations prevent.
  • To thoughtfully promote COPAC at all Open Meetings and opportunities, by wearing squad apparel as possible
  • To conduct yourself in a professional and pro COPAC manner at every opportunity.
  • To show professionalism and respect to all athletes in the club, team managers and officials.

What Will I Receive?

  • Distinctive personalised apparel (tracksuit as shown below)
  • A Mentor from the existing senior team
  • An informal function where the squad can meet existing senior athletes and the managers of those teams
  • Up to 3 workshops per year on items such as peer pressure, training regimes whilst studying and performance
  • 50% reduction on coach travel to League meetings
  • Eligibility to earn money from Star Track events
  • Various club organised social functions



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Executive Committee, Coaches, Team Managers and Club Officials

Andrew Vincent 0472


Paul Farres 0162

General Secretary, League Secretary, Team Manager

Peter Newton 0335

Club Treasurer, Road Race Organiser

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