Coventry Athletics Track

University of Warwick
Westwood Campus
Kirby Corner Road

Telephone: 024 7652 3011 (nearby Sports Centre), 024 7652 4993 (enquiries, not at track)
Fax: 024 7652 8231


Type: Synthetic, 400m, 8 lanes, 10 lane straight

Authority: Coventry
Ceremonial County: West Midlands

NUTS Name: Coventry

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: SP 296767
National Grid Reference: 429600, 276700

Paper Maps:
A-Z Coventry & Rugby 3B 20
A-Z West Midlands 3H 165
A-Z Birmingham (Ed 2A and older) 3D 130
A-Z Coventry (Ed 2B and older) 3G 19
OS Explorer Map: 221
OS Pathfinder Map: 955
OS/Philip's Warwickshire 76 A3

Train: Canley, Coventry (3M)

Opening Times: Mon, Wed, Fri 0800-2130, Tue & Thu 0800-1800, Sat 0900-1730, Sun 1000-1530. Club times (exclusive) Tue & Thu 1800-2130
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: Adult 1.80, Junior 0.90

Track Diagram: Click here
Field Event Facilities: Full - 2 HJ, 2 PV (1L-DE), 2 LJ/TJ (1L-DE), 1 SP, 2 DT/HT (1 internal, 1 external (1 circle)), 2 JT
S/C Water Jump: Inside track

Changing: Full in Games Hall adjacent to track
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: None but a temporary stand can be erected for club events or school sports days.

Track Certification: Full - valid until 30th Jun 2008

Clubs: Coventry Godiva Harriers, Coventry University AC, Massey Ferguson RC, Northbrook AC, Warwick University AC

Pictures: Please browse the selection here.

The display of inline maps of track locations is no longer
a free service and so has had to be withdrawn

Please use the Electronic Map links

Sponsorship for is being sought
Please contact Tim Grose

Click the picture for a larger view
Click here to see the list of pictures for this track.

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Other Info:
The track opened on 2nd Sep 1984 and has an Olymprene surface. It is regularly maintained to a high standard. Coventry Godiva has its club house adjacent to the track. The track is operated by the University Physical Education & Sports Department who are eager to encourage causal use and also to provide a venue for events of whatever size.

Last update: 02/01/2000

Please send any amendments to Tim Grose

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