WELCOME to the
Isle of Man Veteran Athletes’ Club
We are the only athletic club on the Isle of Man affiliated to British Masters Athletic Federation and membership of our Club allows you to enter British, European and World Master Championship events and to receive the magazine Masters Athletics.
To be considered a Veteran Athlete you must be over 35 years of age and a copy of your passport must accompany your application form. Details can be found by ‘clicking’ the Membership menu button
A range of benefits exist for you as a Club Member: -
Subsidised purchase of the Club’ fluo’ running vest and Polo shirt.
Receipt of a discretionary travel grant available for competing in Championship events off-island.
Entry into a ballot for the 2 or 3 London Marathon places available each year. Conditions apply.
Entry into the Club Annual Trophy Competitions:-
Walking League Fell Running League Road Running Shield Track & Field League
Details can be found on the Club Events link
Affiliated rates for entering races. Typically £2 cheaper
Discounted sessions with Physiotherapist Steve Brearley.
Injury consultations: members to pay £10 (normal cost £20).
Half-hour sports massages: members to pay £15 (normal cost £25).
Steve is based at Living Well in the Palace Hotel, Douglas. Contact him on 453072
The Club organises the following races and help is always welcome-
20 mile road running race held at the NSC roadway during March.
Isle of Man Marathon & Half Marathon, based in Ramsey during August.
End to End Walk from the Point of Ayre to The Sound during September.
Syd Quirk Half Marathon run & walk based in Castletown during November.
Spring & Autumn run and walk held at the NSC during March & October respectively
Veterans’ Mile Track race held at the NSC track during July
For details click on the Club Events link
IOMVAC Competitions and Trophies 2015: Here
Haldane Fisher 'Syd Quirk' Half Marathon Run & Walk: Enter HERE
IOMVAC Newsletter -> September 2015 .
Ramsey Bakery End to End Walk
Sunday 20th September 2015
Walking League (updated 26/7/15) -> Here
Vets' Road Shield 2015 (updated 20/9/15): After 10 on-Island events -> Here
IOMVAC Fell Running League 2015: After 9 events -> Here