LUCA is pleased to announce the fee’s for the London Colleges League (LCL) have been held at the 2014-15 rates. The largest clubs will pay a £100 fee which covers all athletes across all five races. Smaller clubs pay either £75 or £45 dependent on the amount of athletes. Guests are charged £3 per race. Whilst the fee’s have remained the same, the amount of races has been cut to five. This is in response to feedback from students, clubs and trustees. Five races reduces the competition burden on university […]
New course announced! Our next course is scheduled on the 10th and 11th of October and covers: Health & Safety Field Events Track Events Timekeeping The course is held at Boland House, St Thomas Street, Activity Room 4, Guys Campus, King’s College London, SE1 9RT The two days are £70 in total. Information Leaflet Officials level 2 leaflet APPLY NOW! How to apply for LUCA funding. We have four funded places available for students to train as a level 2 officials. To apply for funding, you must commit to […]
LUCA is proud to announce the new schedule for the 2015/16 season. Dates and venues are subject to change.
london-athletics.com domain becomes home of all things athletics at universities in London. The former home of the London Colleges Athletics Series (LCAS) has now been re-vamped to offer a full range of competition and education information.
LUCA is the new home of university athletics in London. But what does this mean for you and your club? We’ve put together this quick FAQ to help you. Do I need to join LUCA? LUCA is a membership organisation. Clubs are asked to become a member. Membership is free and very quick. Just fill out the membership application form at the bottom of the home page. Why should my club join LUCA? In order to participate in the London Colleges League (LCL) and/or the London Colleges Athletics Series (LCAS) […]
Courtesy of our friends at London Athletics, we are promoting reduced costs for a collection of courses this summer. Coaching Assistant – £50 = 22/23rd August. LiRF course – £50 = 5th September Disability Inclusion Training course – £10 = 6th September AthleFIT course – £10 = 6th September Getting more qualified coaches into university clubs is crucial to the development of athletics in the city. For more details and to book your place (spaces are limited!) contact Timothy Howells (firstname.lastname@example.org)
LCAS and the cross country London Colleges League (LCL) will join together to form the London Universities and Colleges Athletics Association (LUCA), which will manage both competitions from the start of the 15/16 season. London will become the first city in the UK to have it’s own regional university-specific athletics body, which will have responsibilties beyond organizing the LCL and LCAS. A constitutional committee formed of LCL manager, Jonny Laybourn, LCAS manager, James Findon and Athletics Youth Advisory Group Chairperson, Jacob Hood are currently working on plans to establish the new organisation. Findon […]
King’s College London have won the first ever London Colleges Athletics Series at the final in Battersea, The third and final LCAS Grand Prix was a tense affair for series founders King’s College and Imperial College London – both of whom were in touching distance of the series title. Boosted by the presence of GB junior international, Laviai Neilsen, King’s took advantage of an inspired team and won the title. The day started with technical difficulties with the timing equipment but the glorious weather kept athletes and spectators in high spirits. […]
The LCAS organising committee (LCASOC) has today announced it will be staging a relay medley at the LCAS final at Battersea on the 30th May. Many variants of the relay medley’s exist, but race organisers from King’s, Imperial and University College have voted to stage a 2 X 100, 1 X 200, 1 X 400, 1 X 800. The event will see sprinters and middle distance runners compete in the same team for the LCAS Relay Medley Championship.