Level 2 officials' course for teachers very well received

A Level 2 officials' course was held recently for teachers with 14 on the course covering track, field and timekeeping modules. The course was tutored by experienced officials Shaun O'Donnell, Ron Scott and Finlay Galloway and was very well received - the tutors also found it rewarding as the participants were eager to get involved.

2014 Road Traffic Management course dates announced

The Road Traffic Management course is for anyone considering undertaking the role of Traffic Management Operative (TMO) and to understand how to deal with road closures and diversions. You must be trained to do this to be covered by insurance and to satisfy local authorities that events will be managed properly.

Sitting is the new enemy

Everyone is aware of the dangers of smoking, not wearing a seat belt or texting while driving - but sitting is a new and deadly enemy. Largely unrecognised as a danger, it lies at the heart of the physical inactivity epidemic facing today's youth.

Latest coaching resources at uCoach.com

uCoach is the online resource for athletics coaches in the UK - a one-stop shop for coaches to access information about coach development, coaching qualifications, events, news and coaching resources. Updates from 15th to 21st April are listed.

England Athletics National Relays and Med-Ball Challenge

We are pleased to announce that there are two events coming up for young athletes to take part in during the May Half Term; the England Athletics National Relays Challenge takes place in Manchester and Birmingham, and the England Athletics Med-Ball Challenge takes place in conjunction with these relays.

'Preparation for Major Championships' masterclass: 17th May

England Athletics, in partnership with British Athletics are pleased to announce that Greg Hull will be hosting a masterclass on Preparation for Major Championships at Loughborough university on 17th May from 4 to 6pm. Greg is the former USA Track and Field Director of Pole Vault, a USA Track and Field Master Coach and the UCS Spirit National Pole Vault Summit Director of Coaching.