Tooting Bec

Tooting Bec Athletics Track

Tooting Bec Road

Telephone: 020 8871 7171
Fax: 020 8871 7171


Type: Synthetic, 400m, 8 lanes, 8 lane straight

Authority: #
Ceremonial County: Greater London

NUTS Name: London (TB)

Electronic Map Links:
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OS National Grid Reference: TQ 289717
National Grid Reference: 528900, 171700

Paper Maps:
AA Street by Street London 186 D6
A-Z London Master 63Kb 126 (C)
A-Z London Atlas/DeLuxe 1F 106
A-Z London 4F 109
A-Z London Mini 4D 93
A-Z Surrey 5F 28
Collins London Comprehensive 181 DH91
Collins London 85 B4
OS Explorer Map: 161
OS Pathfinder Map: 1175
OS/Philip's Surrey 21 B4

Train: Tooting Bec LU, Streatham NR

Opening Times: Mon-Fri 0900-2100, Sat-Sun 0900-1900
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: Adult 2.50

Track Diagram: Click here
Field Event Facilities: Full - 1 HJ, 2 PV (1L-DE), 2 LJ, 2 TJ (2L-ALT), 1 SP, 1 DT/HT (2C-INT), 1 JT
S/C Water Jump: Inside track, height fixed

Changing: Full in pavilion at track
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: 500 uncovered

Track Certification: Restricted - valid until 31st May 2005 (LJ/TJ not allowed same time as long throws)

Clubs: Herne Hill Harriers, Windrush Triathlon Club

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Other Info:
The track was originally cinder and opened in 1937 and had 6 3 foot lanes (4.5 standard lanes) with 8 3 foot lanes (6 standard) on the straight. The 1945 WAAA champs were held here. It was opened as a synthetic track on 24th Aug 1985 by Fatima Whitbread and the then local mayor. The track surface was relaid in 2022.

Last update: 19/09/2022

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