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#FeatuedFridays - Bridgend AC

24/07/2020 00:00, In Blog / Club Notice Board /


Thursday 24th July 2020 would have been the start of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo but due to the Covid-19 pandemic it has been postponed until July 24th 2021. We speak to the chairman of Bridgend AC Alan Kerr, CEO of Welsh Athletics James Williams and sprinter Sam Gordon on how athletics starts back up in Wales.

"...Really this is pretty much a training track, the juniors will be will be using it four nights a week, Monday to Thursday"..."It's amazing because everyone wants to come back straight away..."

Alan Kerr - Chairman of Bridgend AC

"I think our clubs have been incredibly resourceful during this period, working incredibly well to maintain links with their members, and I think what we're seeing tonight down in Bridgend is the same as what we're going to see up and down the country in Wales, with clubs reengaging, bring their coaches, bringing their athletes bck to their facilities..."

James Williams - CEO of Welsh athletics