Day 1 – Kent Championships report Having only recently moved up from the U15 to U17 age group, Mahmood Khaisto did not allow being the youngest of his age group to affect his 400m winning streak. In the 400m heats, Khaisto ran a blistering 300m’s before shutting it down with 100m to go, winning in a Seasons Best (SB) of 52.10sec.

Our New Logo

To celebrate its six years, S-Factor Academy unveils its new logo today.

The new logo draws attention to its athletics roots by incorporating the original celebratory “running man”.  Connected to the “running man” is a large “S” which symbolises the athletes’ unique “S-Factor”.

The logo retains its club colours black and yellow,

S-Factor Academy Newsletter

Welcome to the inaugural S-Factor Academy newsletter. We hope you have enjoyed the spring training sessions. In this edition we will reintroduce you to the team and highlight some of the key achievements of the club and our athletes.

Download the full PDF with all the images Here

S-Factor Athletics Club Presented with Clubmark

S-Factor AC a South London Athletics club were Presented Clubmark on Wednesday 10th February 2016 and their track at Ladywell Arena.

Julia Bailey, England Athletics Club and Coach Support Officer for South London was at hand to present the certificate to Welfare Officer Steph Hanson and athletes of S Factor AC.

Steph said “

Kent Cross Country League meeting

We had three athletes running for S-Factor at the Kent Cross Country League meeting at Danson Park on Saturday 28 Nov ’15.


U13 Boys Race 

Luke Abrams came 32nd and Stefano Bertero came 44th

U17 Race 

Alan Taylor came 24th

These were highly competitive races and they all did well against steep competition from clubs from Tonbridge,

S-Factor Training Schedule

Training Schedule

Autumn 2015 – Summer 2016

Please note session times for training will take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays during school term time only. Extra training for athletes who wish to compete may be provided during holiday time on a Tuesday and Thursday. Each term will be in accordance to Lewisham Borough schools.

Crystal Palace Quadkids Programme Timetable

Registration: 9am to 9:30am

Warm up activities: 9:30 to 10am

Quadkids starts for competition: 10am to 12pm noon

Certificates presentation: 12:30pm


Dear S-Factor Parents and Guardians,

S-Factor Academy Junior track session will not take place on the weekend being: Saturday 19th July 2014

During this time there will be a Quadkids competition available for attendance with the opportunity for athletes aged U9,

S-Factor athletics training a success!

Despite the freezing temperatures last, over 15 hardy young people attended free athletic training days held at the Catford athletics track. The sessions were hosted by local organisation S-Factor. S-factor hold regular training sessions for young people from Lewisham specialising in track athletics. Hyde Plus paid for taster sessions to encourage interested and talented young people to sign up to S-Factor’s sessions held most Saturdays at the Catford athletics track.

Awards night in the news

Like most athletics clubs this time of year S Factor have recently been celebrating the achievements of its athletes, members and volunteers but not all club’s can enjoy the splendor of City Hall and beautiful lights on show along the river banks of the Thames. S Factor did indeed hold their 2013 annual club awards evening in London’s landmark City Hall,