Flying Coach visit to support Wheelchair Racers

Cambridge Coleridge AC have created a Start-Up Wheelchair Racing Group and a recent Flying Coach visit was held to help both the coaches and athletes involved. Find out more about the visit and how your club can benefit from this programme.

UKA Supplements Statement

We would encourage all athletes and coaches to read the UKA statement regarding the use of supplements. This statement sets out UKA's supplements position and provides clear advice to athletes, and those who support them, on how to reduce the real risk of inadvertent doping posed by supplement use.

Volunteers to be recognised at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

This year's #BigThankYou campaign, which is the UK's biggest celebration of sports volunteers, has being launched. Culminating at BBC Sports Personality of the Year, the #BigThankYou is an opportunity for sports clubs and fitness groups to acknowledge their volunteers and get closer to the red carpet. And you can get involved.

BASC bursaries now available for coaches and officials

The British Athletics Supporters' Club (BASC) is looking to assist Coaches and Officials with bursaries. BASC will award sums of up to £250 to successful applicants who wish to pursue higher standards. This might possibly, but not exclusively, involve attending a qualification course run by UK Athletics, England Athletics or similar organisations.

Finsbury Park launched and ready for action!

London Heathside athlete's and North Londoners, in general, have fantastic athletics facilities to use once again thanks to the efforts and hard work from the Finsbury Park Sports Partnership.

ESAA Schools' Cross Country Cup Final: preview

This year's ESAA Schools' Cross Country Cup Final will take place on 3rd December at Range High School, Formby. This year, over 950 schools and about 8000 school runners have taken part in the qualifying rounds.

Race Walk Conference an invaluable coaching experience

Mark Wall recently attended the third European Athletics Race Walk Conference, part of the Summit Coaching Series, at Leeds Beckett University. The weekend included the traditional lecture based information sessions as well as practical demonstrations and discussions, and he found it an invaluable experience.