Our Team

Colwyn Bay Athletic Club is a club that is completely run by volunteers who give up their time each week to help run the club.


Chris Edghill

Chris Edghill

John Farrington

Joint Club Secretary & Website Manager
John Farrington

Emma MacArthur

Membership Secretary & Joint Club Secretary
Emma MacArthur

Crispin Backshall

Club Treasurer
Crispin Backshall

Diane Smart

Female Welfare Officer
Diane Smart

Chris Smart

Male Welfare Officer
Chris Smart

If any parents want to get involved on the committee, please speak to one of the current committee members on a training night or email the club.


  • Mike Jones - Development and Jumps
  • Emma MacArthur - Middle Distance and Development Group
  • Linda Lee - Development Group & Beginners
  • Crispin Backshall - Middle Distance and Cross Country
  • Sheelagh Moore - Seniors
  • Nathan Jones - Coaching Assistant Sprints
  • Adrian Leonard - Coaching Assistant
  • Chris Smart - Coaching Assistant
  • Rhodri Davies - Long Jump Coach
  • Seren Woodall - Coaching Assistant

If any athlete or parent wants to become a coach, all coaching courses will be covered by Colwyn Bay Athletic Club in return of a 6-month commitment by the newly qualified coach.