Maria and Helen celebrate finishing the VAC charity relay August 2012 Gary and Belinda before Hayling Island charity relay August 2012 BBQ after the 2012 VAC Charity Relay
Hayling Billy

Hayling Billy

Victory Athletic Club

Regular training sessions from Havant Leisure Centre on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

Selsey 10k: Sunday 15th March 2015

Entries are now open for the Selsey 10k 2015
More details and entry forms / link to online entry are on the Selsey 10k page.

Join Us!

If you've ever fancied giving 'jogging' or even 'running' a try and live in the Portsmouth/Havant area why not send an e-mail to the address below. We'll send you some details.

If you would like more details about the club, please send an e-mail to

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What We Do

As a club we meet at Havant Leisure Centre. On a Tuesday at 6:30PM, for an informal 'let's go for a run' type session and on Thursday at 6PM for an organised training session, normally taken by a SEAA qualified coach.

We compete in a wide range of on and off road events. Ranging from traditional road races such as the Stubbington 10K and the Great South Run to the wet and boggy delights of both the Hampshire Cross Country League and 'Today's Runner' Cross-Country League.

During the summer months we organise a number of 'handicap' races designed to give all members of the club regardless of ability the chance to compete in a competition that is designed to be as even as possible.

Who We Are

Victory Athletic Club (VAC) is a small, independent friendly running club.

Formed in 1982 we are an active club, offering members varied training sessions and internal competitions, as well as opportunities to run for the club in regional team events.

The Club is based in Havant, near Portsmouth on the south of England, we have a membership of nearly 200.

A Sunday Run

Victory's Dan Bailey honoured
by Havant Borough Council

Dan Bailey Havant Borough Council's Senior Sports Personality of the Year 2014

Congratulations go to Dan Bailey for winning the Havant Borough Senior Sports Man of the Year Award.

Dan was nominated by the club for his herculean gold medal win in the World Long Distance Duathlon and faced some stiff and varied competition.

He won Gold in the World Long Distance Duathlon Championships in Switzerland in September last year,
this involved a 10km run followed by a 150km cycle ride and then a 30km run.

Zack takes First Prize
in Great South Bupa 5k

Zack Lahlal wins the Bupa Great South 5k 2014

Congratulations to Zack Lahlal on winning the prestigious Bupa 5k at the Great South Run weekend in a magnificent time of 15mins 46 secs.

Zack Lahlal's win reported in The News (write up from The News Portsmouth)

Victory Athletic Club is affiliated with England Athletics
and is a member of The Association of Running Clubs (ARC)

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