Have you got the POWER?

Macclesfield Harriers AC is holding an open "Have A Go" throw event on the evening of 30th August at Macclesfield Leisure Centre. This free two-hour event will give men and women a chance to try any of the four throwing events (shot put, discus, javelin and hammer). The evening will have a fun and social feel to it, as there will also be live music, food and drink available.

English athletes on medal winning form as Team England make history

English athletes gave a huge contribution as Team England made history on day five of the Commonwealth Youth Games, Team England enjoyed the nation's best ever day at a Youth Games. Medals were secured in the pool, on the track and field, the beach volleyball court and in the boxing ring. By the end of an amazing session of sport, eight gold, two silver and four bronze medals had been won across the sports with England dominating the medal table.

Enter now for England Athletics Men's and Women's 10,000m events

The England Athletics 10,000m championships are to be contested in the 25-lap races to be held atStretford on Saturday 19 August as part of the BMC fixture.The 10,000m races will provide opportunities for male and female athletes seeking to improve their times for the distance, as well as seeing the championships medals being decided.

England’s Athletes off to great start in Bahamas

The first athletics session of the 2017 Bahamas Commonwealth Youth Games saw England Athletes off to a great start. Team England opening ceremony flagbearer Holly Mills led the way once again with the gold medal in the women's long jump as Lucy Hadaway took bronze, and more medals in the men's 1500m for Joshua Lay and Luke Duffy.

Gold and Silver for England Team on Snowdon

It was a mixed day for the England team at the Snowdon International Mountain Race held on 15th July; the men retained their team title and the women lost out on aggregate time to Scotland. The day started with low cloud and light rain which was ideal for the runners, England had strong teams in both men and women's races even with a last minute injury to last year's runner up in the women's race Heidi Dent.

English Schools' team victorious at SIAB Track and Field international

The Irish Schools' AA hosted a high class SIAB (Schools International Athletics Board) Track and Field international in Dublin, showcasing top British talent from across the home countries in the U17 age group. In gorgeous conditions, albeit very windy, the English Schools' team were victorious in both the boys' and girls' team competitions, with outstanding performances by athletes across all four teams.