Club Facts

Membership Statistics (June 2019)

  • 400+ members 
  • 500 members forecast by June 2021 (growth rate is increasing, so may be reached sooner) 
  • 1 in 4 members are Female. Projected to increase to 1 in 3 within 3-4 years 
  • A little over half (55%) of members actively compete for KAC 
  • About 2 in 3 members are actively competing (63%) – so 8% are competing in non-KAC events only 
  • 9 in 10 (88%) of active competitors take part in KAC events (AL, XC, SAL, BAL, Relays, Club Champs) 
  • Number of Joiners and Leavers (combined) is now ~180 a year, up from ~80 just 5 years ago 
  • Men average approx. 8 years’ membership, and Women 4 years 
  • Most active competitors have less than 5 years’ membership, but there are some with 20+ 
  • Average joining age for Males is 32, Females steady around 34. Male members are typically 30-40 and Female 30-45. 
  • Most active competitors (39%) are aged 30-39
  • There are more older competitors than young (35% are 40+, 25% under 30)
  • We are a local club (40% live within a mile of the track and 80% within 5 miles) 
  • Most people are interested in Road & Cross Country and Marathon (73% of active members), rather than Track & Field (18%)