England Athletics News


Running the Marathon - as a Guide Runner

Paul Lewis, ultra runner and Run England group leader is always looking for a new challenge. Having attended an England Athletics Sight Loss Awareness and Guide Running workshop in January, he acted as a Guide Runner at this year's London Marathon.

Manchester International is on the way

Home country rivalries will be renewed whenEngland take on Scotland and Wales in a new match that takes place on 17 August. Performances at the England Athletics AAA and UK CAU Senior Championships on 30 and 31 July will be important in determining selections for the England senior teams.

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Andrew Butchart, Laura Whittle and Eilish McColgan achieve Olympic 5000m qualifying standards in the US, while there was plenty of other action including the BUCS Champs, North East 10,000m Champs and the Great Birmingham, Grand East Anglian, Sunderland City and Liverpool Spring 10k races.

New UKA Rule Book - additional information

The 2016 UKA Rule Book is now based on the current IAAF Rule Book and IAAF numbering has been adopted for use in the UK. Two documents have been added to the Competitions>Rules part of the UKA website to clarify issues arising from the recent publication of the rule book.

Area Championships - make sure you are part of yours

Area Championships are an important part of the athletics calendar. England Athletics are pleased to support the three Area Competition providers in the North, Midlands and South and encourage athletes to enter their championships.

2016 England Athletics Championships

This summer will see a great series of England Athletics championship events. Whether you are competing, coaching or spectating make sure you have the dates in your diaries.

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 25th April to 2nd May 2016 are listed.

Partnership with BMC for summer events

England Athletics are pleased to be working in partnership with the British Milers' Club again this track season. This year the offer will also help provide additional opportunities for Under 18s and Juniors targeting European Youth and World Junior Championships, as well as furthering opportunities for steeplechasers of all ages.