County Championships 2017

County Championships 2017

County championships will be taking place across England this summer. The vast majority of events will be happening in May with some counties also arranging additional events to take place at other times.

As well as bringing you information about these county championships England Athletics also has a scheme where county associations can apply for grants to help support them with improved quality of championships provision. This can include helping to fund such resources as electronic timing and electronic distance measurement.

To find out more about your county's championships or opportunities available through your county association please see the information below.

County Championships and website details: Summer 2017

Please note:

  • some details may be subject to change
  • Queries about county championships should be directed to the relevant county association.
  • More information about the work of county associations and the UKCAU is available at www.englandathletics.org/ukcau

Avon
Saturday 13 May 
Yate Outdoor Sports Complex
Entries Close: 7 May. 
(U13/15 B/G 800m: Tuesday 23rd May, Kip Keino Stadium. Stoke Gifford, Bristol). Details: www.avon-aa.org.uk/TFChamps.html
www.avon-aa.org.uk


Bedfordshire
Sunday 14 May
Bedford International Stadium, Barkers Lane, Bedford  MK41 9SB
Closing date: 30 April.
Contact e-mail: vern3773@btinternet.com
Details: http://bedfordshireaaa.org.uk/Beds%20AAA%20Website/index.html
or https://entries.opentrack.run/2017/bedstf/


Berkshire
Sunday 14 May

John Nike Stadium, Bracknell Leisure Centre
Closing date: 30 April. (U13 Championships – 29 June at Bracknell. Closing date: 29 June.)
www.berkshireathletics.org.uk


Buckinghamshire
(Combined with Oxon AA)
Saturday & Sunday 13 & 14 May
Horspath Road Athletics Track, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2RR
Closing Date: 30 April
www.bucksaa.org.uk


Cambridgeshire
Saturday 13 May
Embankment Track, Peterborough
Closing date: 2 May. Details - 
www.cambsathletics.org.uk/cambs-a.a.t&f-events. Some events will be held at Cambs Summer Development Open Evenings. See website for details
www.cambsathletics.org.uk


Cheshire
Saturday 13 May 

Warrington
Closing date: Saturday 6 May. Entry at http://cheshire.athletics-uk.org


Cornwall
Saturday 13 May

Carn Brea, Redruth
Closing date: 3 May. 
www.cornwallathletics.co.uk


Cumbria
Saturday 13 May
Sheepmount, Carlisle
Closing date: 6 May. Send completed entry form etc to: Cumbria TFC, 92 Blencathra Street, Keswick.  CA12 4HY.

www.northernathletics.org.uk/countries-clubs/cumbria/


Derbyshire
(Combined with Notts AA)
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
Moorways Stadium, Moor Lane, Derby
Closing date: 21 April.
www.derbyshireathletics.org.uk


Devon
Sunday 14 May 
Exeter Arena

Combined events - Sunday 21st May Exeter, 10,000M Wednesday - 21st June Tavistock
http://www.city-runs.co.uk/devoncountyaa/track.html 
www.devoncountyaa.co.uk


Dorset
Sunday 14 May
Kings Park Athletic Stadium, Bournemouth
Closing date: Friday 28 April
www.dorsetathletics.co.uk / 
https://sites.google.com/site/dorsetcountyaa/home


Essex
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May

Chelmsford
Closing date for entries: By post 14 April, On-line 20 April. 1 May - Pentathlons – All age from U13’s to Seniors, Thurrock. 30 June Relays champs at Havering.
www.essexathletics.org.uk


Gloucestershire
Saturday 13 May and Sunday 14 May
Prince of Wales Stadium, Tommy Taylor’s Lane, Cheltenham

Entries may be posted to Mick Morris at 20 Chelmsford Avenue, Warden Hill, Cheltenham, GL51 3DN or emailed to mickrun.morris@blueyonder.co.uk.   Entries are also accepted on the day.   Entry forms and timetable may be obtained from me or from the county website at www.athletics4u.co.uk.   
www.glosaaa.org.uk


Greater Manchester
Saturday 13  & Sunday 14 May
Longford Park Stadium, Trafford M21 9TA
Entries close: 29 April. On the day entries accepted entry fee £8 per event. Entry forms and online entry at Greater Manchester AA website 
www.greatermanchesteraa.co.uk.
www.greatermanchesteraa.co.uk


Hampshire
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Northern Parade, Portsmouth PO2 9QA
Closing date: 28 April. 
EDM and Photo Finish will be in use.
www.hampshireathletics.org.uk


Herefordshire
Saturday 13 May
Hereford Leisure Centre

Field events start at 1pm and track at 2pm. Closing date for entries: Friday 5th May.
www.herefordcountyathletics.co.uk


Hertfordshire
Sunday 14 May 
Watford

Closing date 1 May. U13 1500m only, U15, U17, U20, Senior (except 1500m for these age-groups which is held on day 1). Day 1 1 May at Stevenage U13, veteran, disability, 1500m (except U13), relays (Closing date 21 April). Day 3 16 July at Hemel Hempstead pentathlons all ages, 3000m all ages except U13 (Closing date 8 July).
www.hertscaaa.org.uk


Humberside
Saturday 13 May
Costello Stadium, Hull
Closing date: 22 April. Entry forms for championships and allocated championships, can be found on the Northern Athletics website www.northernathletics.org.uk/entry-forms/


Kent
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
Julie Rose Stadium, Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, Kent. TN24 9QP
Closing date: 21 April. Both postal and online entry available. There are championship events for disabled athletes which are “Open” to seek to encourage greater competition. Details: http://www.kcaa.org.uk/track & field.htm
www.kcaa.org.uk


Lancashire
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May

Stanley Park, Blackpool
www.lancsaa.co.uk / see the Track & Field page from the home page. Closing date - 29th April. Lancashire County 5000m T&F Championship Saturday 13th May 2017 Stanley Park, Blackpool includes entry on the day. 
www.lancsaa.co.uk


Leicestershire & Rutland
(Combined with Warwickshire)
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
The Pingles Stadium, Nuneaton, CV11 4LX
Closing date: 
14th April (paper); 23rd April (online). Other events: Sunday 4th June at Saffron Lane Athletics Track, Leicester - Pentathlon County Champs (and Open) for U13, U15, U17 and U20  https://bookitzone.com/Leics_Athletics/oy2FFX   Closing date 17th May - Online entries only. Sunday 4th June at Saffron Lane Athletics Track, Leicester - 5000m County Champs (and Open)  https://bookitzone.com/Leics_Athletics/oy2FFX  Closing date 17th May - Online entries only. Wednesday 21st June at Pingles Stadium (jointly with Northamptonshire County AA) - 10,000m County Champs and Open http://www.lraa.org.uk/events.aspx  Closing date 14th June for paper entries. Later entries up to the day of event incur a late payment penalty.
www.lraa.org.uk


Lincolnshire
Saturday 13 May

South Kesteven Sports Stadium, Trent Road, Grantham, NG31 7XQ
Closing date: 30 April.Athletes who are members of Lincolnshire-based clubs must enter through their club.
www.lincsathletics.com and http://lincsathletics.com/fixtures.htm


Merseyside
Saturday 13 May
The Oval, Bebbington, Wirral
Closing date: 6 May 
www.merseysidecountyaa.org.uk


Middlesex
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May
Lee Valley Athletics Centre
Entries close: 29 April. 
Online entries: https://entries.opentrack.run/2017/middxtfchamps/
www.middlesexaa.org.uk


Norfolk
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May

Sportspark, Norwich, NR4 7TJ
Entries close 7 May. Sprinters will find the 100m and 200m on separate days, as will middle distance with 800m and 1500m. For the seniors the 1500m is to a mile. We will again be holding a number of para events and on the Sunday we welcome Special Olympics Norfolk for some warm up events prior to their National Champs. U11's have their own Quadkids County Champs on the Saturday.Online entries at https://events.athleticsnorfolk.org.uk/entry.aspx
www.athleticsnorfolk.org.uk


North Eastern Counties
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
Gateshead International Stadium

Closing date: 4 May. Steeplechase Events; 18th April @ Darlington NECAA Championships for U17 & U20 Men. 2rd May @ Middlesbrough NECAA Championships for U17W/U20W/Senior Women
16th May @ Darlington NECAA Championships for Senior Men. Further Information From keithw53@keithw53.plus.com. Senior Men 10,000m will be held on Wednesday 19th April 2017 6:15pm at Monkton Stadium. Entries for 10,000m to keithw53@keithw53.plus.com by Saturday 14th April 2017.
www.necaa.info


Northamptonshire
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May
Rockingham Triangle, Corby, NN17 2AE
Closing date: 22 April. Entries: 
http://northants.athletics-uk.org.£4.50 per event - Under 11s/ Under 13s/ Under 17s (£20.00 Max entry fee) £5.50 per event – Under 20s/senior/veterans (£25 Max entry fee). Leics & Northants 10,000m track County Champs - Wednesday 21st June at Pringles track, Nuneaton at 7.30pm
www.northantsathletics.org.uk Facebook


Nottinghamshire
(Combined with Derbys)
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May

Moorways Stadium, Moor Lane, Derby
Closing date: 21 April. 
£6.50 for first event, subsequent events  £3.50 per event,  Relay fees £10.00 per team in all age groups. Entry forms together with the correct fee and an 24cm x 15cm minimum (C5) stamped addressed envelope to be sent to: Mrs Sheila O’Keefe, 27 Forest Road, Mansfield, Notts., NG18 4BY.
www.nottsaaa.org


Oxfordshire
(Combined with Bucks AA)
Saturday 1& Sunday  14 May 
Horspath Road Athletics Track, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2RR

https://entries.opentrack.run/2017/oxontf/ 
www.oxonaa.org.uk


Shropshire
Saturday 13 & Thursday 18 May 

Telford Oakengates
Closing date 29 April. Details: www.telfordathleticclub.co.uk/track-field/county-championshipsCounty 5 and 10k will be held at Shrewsbury on the 20th June at Shrewsbury.
www.midlandathletics.org.uk


Somerset
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 

Bill Whistlecroft Arena (formerly Yeovil Athletics Arena) BA21 4AW
Closing date: 6 May. 
Main Car Park: Use the Chilton Grove entrance off Mudford Road (BA21 4AW). Athletics Car Park: Use the entrance via Picket Lane off Ilchester Road (BA21 3DS). Once again, we are offering events for the U11 age group and a full set of events for athletes with a disability. Athletes with a disability may enter as guests if they do not have Somerset eligibility – otherwise guests are not allowed.
www.somerset-athletics.co.uk


Staffordshire
Saturday 13 May

Aldersley Stadium, Wolverhampton WV6 9NW
All entries are online. To register type the following link http://www.race-results.co.uk/onlineentries/user/login.php?raceid=2732. Closing date: 26 April 2017
www.staffs-athletics.org.uk


Suffolk
Sunday 14 May 
Northgate Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 3DJ
Closing Date: 28 April.  See county website for details (inc county 5k track champs): 
http://www.suffolkathletics.org.uk/Temp%20work/2017_County_T_&_F_champs.htm
www.suffolkathletics.org.uk


Surrey
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May

Kingsmeadow Stadium, Kingston KT1 3PB
9-10 September for Combined Events, Steeplechase and walks.
https://entries.opentrack.run/org/scaa/  
www.surreyathletics.org.uk


Sussex
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
K2 Crawley

Entries close: 28 April. 9 July for U13 and U11 QuadKids Champs. 9-10 Sept for Combined Events Steeplechase & walks. Entries: www.sussexathletics.net/2017_Sussex_Track_and_Field_Championships 
www.sussexathletics.net


Warwickshire
(Combined with Leicestershire & Rutland AA)
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
The Pingles Stadium, Nuneaton, CV11 4LX

For general enquiries about your entry or the Championships please email: twocountychamps@btinternet.com. There is no longer a 5000m Championships within the main championship event (but there is a 3000m); the 5000m races will be confirmed in due course.
www.warwickshirecountyaa.co.uk


Wiltshire
Sunday 14 May 
Tidworth Oval, Bulford Road, Tidworth, Wiltshire, SP9 7SB
Entries Close: 8 May. No entry on day. Details via:
www.wiltshire-athletics.org.uk/index.php?page=TFchamps
www.wiltshire-athletics.org.uk


Worcestershire
Saturday 13 May 
Nunnery Wood, Worcester

Closing date: 19th April 2017. http://www.worcaaa.org.uk/worcestershire-county-track-field-championships-entry-form
www.worcaaa.org.uk


Yorkshire
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 May 
Dorothy Hyman Stadium, Cudworth

Closing date: 28th April 2017. Entries at www.race-results.co.uk/onlineentries/user/login.php?raceid=2762. Race Walks at 9.00 am Saturday. Other Track and Field at 10.00 am on both days. Entry Fees £7 per event all age groups. Spectators will be expected to pay £5 for one day or £8 for the weekend per person.