STAC Juniors


St Theresa's AC Junior Section started in May 2018 running fortnightly sessions delivered by volunteers for school year groups 2-11. We are a very inclusive club and children are taught to be respectful of each others ability and to work as a team.

Where and When

Summer - (May - September) Temple Newsam Track - 6-7pm

Winter - (October - April) John Smeaton Leisure Centre - 6-7pm



  • Richard Howarth – Coach

  • Emma Longfellow – Training Coordinator & Leader

  • Sam Jackson – Safeguarding Officer & Leader

  • Contact email:


Our Clubs Welfare Officer is Sam Chapman

Our Run Leader Team is as follows

  • Richard Howarth – Club Coach

  • Emma Longfellow – Coaching Assistant and Run Leader

  • Sam Chapman – Run Leader

  • Stuart Gall – Run Leader

All our Run Leaders hold a recognised Run Leader qualification from England Athletics, an up to date DBS licence and a valid Safeguarding qualification.

Should you have any queries on club welfare or how the Juniors is run please contact our Club Chair on –