16.May.12 Sheffield Running Club receive club accreditation award
Sheffield Running Club have achieved the England Athletics club accreditation award for adult only clubs. The club applied to reaccredit in Jan 2012 and work hard to achieve the award in 3 months.
CCSO for South Yorkshire Emma Brady, supported the club through the reaccreditation process and presented the award to club members before a training session at Don Valley Stadium, Sheffield. Pictured is Club President Dave Oldfield receiving the award on behalf of the club.
Mike Levery, Club Secretary for the club worked extremely hard in pulling the folder together commented, "Club Accreditation has once again given us the discipline to make sure we are operating our club in the best interests of our members, ensuring that all our activities are carried out safely, with care and consideration not just for our members but others, and is welcoming to anyone wishing to join Sheffield Running Club regardless of ability, who wants to improve their performance in our sport."
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CE Electric UK – the company that owns and operates the electricity distribution networks in Yorkshire, northern Lincolnshire and the North-east - is proud to support England Athletics through its corporate sponsorship programme.
John Barnett, Head of Customer Operations, said: “There’s nothing more important to us than giving something back to the communities that we serve. The England Athletics programme gives young people the chance to keep fit and have fun, whilst offering some of the region’s most promising young athletes the best possible start in their sporting careers.”
You can visit CE Electric UK’s England Athletics micro-site, which includes interviews with some of the region’s young athletes, training plans and a body mass index (BMI) calculator, by visiting http://athletics.ce-electricuk.com/page/index.cfm
CE Electric UK also uses the England Athletics programme to promote its life-saving electrical safety campaign “Stay Away: Stay Alive”, which teaches children and young people to recognise danger of death signs and electrical hazards. You can access electrical safety-themed games and activities by following the “Fusebox” and “Crucial Crew” links on the front page of the company’s website www.ce-electricuk.com