Welfare Officers


Harry Evans - 01606 74502

Pauline Thom - 01606 891735

Vale Royal Athletic Club has two welfare officers which makes sure that there is a 'safe learning environment' for all athletes under the age of eighteen.  The Welfare officers makes sure that all coaches have completed a CRB check, which is compulsory for coaches who donate their time on a voluntary basis with athletes at the club. 

This is in accordance with UK Athletics (governing body) policy guidelines to make sure that all athletes and coaches are aware of welfare issues which include child protection aspects at the club.

The Welfare officers at Vale Royal Athletic Club are Harry Evans and Pauline Thom who are available for advice on any welfare issues for athletes, parents or coaches.

The welfare officers are available for anyone who has any concerns about welfare issues within the club and athletes who have any issues are advised to speak to Harry Evans or Pauline Thom, whether it be a junior athlete or senior athlete.