England Trail team ready to take on Home Countries in Wales

Next Saturday 8th November sees the Welsh host the Betws-y-Coed 10k Trail Challenge incorporating a Home Countries International. We are pleased to announce the England team consisting of members with differing levels of experience and ready to take on the other Home Nations.

Team announced for England Athletics 10k champs

The Leeds Abbey Dash on 16th November will incorporate the England Athletics 10k championships again this year and in addition, the opportunity has been given to some athletes to run in an England vest.

Testing times in Toronto

The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2014 is one of England Athletics' International Development meetings which has been attended by a small England team for a number of years with good results despite often testing weather conditions. This year's event took place on 19th October - a cold day, max 4C, with a chilly breeze which was generally costing runners about 2 minutes.

CEO Club Visit - Vale Royal

Situated in the heart of Cheshire, Vale Royal AC are the latest club to be visited by England Athletics CEO Chris Jones as part of his series of trips to clubs around the country.

Mike Frost turns his passion for athletics into paid post

England Athletics' 2010 Young Volunteer of the Year Mike Frost has used the experience of the past few years of his voluntary work within athletics into a paid position with Sportshall Associates Ltd as a new full time Sportshall Development Officer.

Med Ball challenge for young athletes

The England Athletics Med Ball Challenge is a new initiative to promote the development of Throwing activity at Club training nights. Each throwing technique (Forward Pitch, Chest Push, Soccer Throw, Overhead Heave, and Shoulder Fling is used in various ball games, or athletics throwing events. A Virtual League is also being held across the country.

BMH AC volunteers step up to 1 hour decathlon challenge

A recent end-of-season multi-event in Basingstoke was a challenge for organisers, athletes and officials alike - but proved a great success. Could athletes complete all 10 decathlon events in the correct order with an aim to start the 1500m before an hour had elapsed from the gun firing for the 100m?