Carrick Aces Athletics club was founded on the 5th of October 1990 by Jim Marks.
Affiliated to the Athletics Association of Ireland is currently in excess of 200 members.
Since the club was founded, many of our athletes have represented our club at county, provincial and national level. The goal of the club is to encourage and promote a healthy lifestyle for our younger growing population with emphasis on involvement and fun rather than on winning alone.
Carrick Aces Athletics club have members consisting of children aged between 6-18 years, adults, seniors and masters. We cater for children and adults from Carrickmacrsss, Machaire Rois, Killanny, Inniskeen, Magheracloone, Corduff and Donaghmoyhne.
The club now has a 400m outdoor all weather athletics track, complete with some outdoor lighting which enables the track to be used all year round.
The club offers to juvenile section of the club the following track and field events. Sprints, distance running, long jump, hurdles, high jump to name but a few
The club offers the senior and masters members track, strength and conditioning training, interval training for competitive runners, road running and distance running.
For Fit for Life the club offers beginners training and intermediate training.