News - Yorkshire & Humberside


Regional Run Leader workshops

England Athletics will be offering a series of FREE workshops for Run Leaders. The workshops are aimed at those who currently lead or who are about to start to lead Run England groups across South Yorkshire. Leaders should have the Leadership in Running Fitness Course or be willing to attend.

Festival Of Miles to commemorate Roger Bannister's four minute mile anniversary

To commemorate Roger Bannister breaking four minutes for the mile for the first time ever sixty years ago, Smiley Paces in association with Sheffield Hallam University want to celebrate this feat of historic importance by providing the opportunity for both competitive runners and members of the non-running community to try their hand at running this classic distance in Sheffield.

Regional Club Conference Series Continues

The first four of England Athletics' eleven 2014 Regional Club Conferences have now taken place at Doncaster, Exeter, London and Harrogate. Over the past 10 days, representatives from clubs across Yorkshire and Humberside, the South West and London took the opportunity to meet to express their views.

Regional Club Conference Series Underway

The first two of England Athletics' eleven 2014 Regional Club Conferences have now taken place at Doncaster and Exeter. On Monday 24th and Wednesday 26th March, representatives from clubs across South Yorkshire and the South West took the opportunity to meet to express their views on matters ranging from affiliation and registration, EA's future priorities, the links between participation and clubs and the competition pathway.

Regional Club Conference series to start soon

The first England Athletics Regional Club Conference of 2014 takes place at the Keepmoat Stadiumin Doncasteron Monday 24th Marchand will be the first of a series of events that will offer representatives of clubs from across the country the opportunity to meet and discuss the biggest issues and challenges that they face.

Statement from England Athletics and Northern Athletics

England Athletics and Northern Athletics are pleased to announce that Northern Athletics will be present at the forthcoming Regional Club Conferences that are to take place throughout March and April, where the issue of area competition will be discussed.

Bradford 10k to encourage more recreational running groups

The biggest race in Bradford for decades takes place from City Hall on Sunday - with 1500 registrations. Spectators can benefit from stalls near the start-finish area by City Park. Lucy Archer, one of England Athletics' Club and Coach Support Officers will have a stall with videos about getting involved in running, and of initiatives to establish yet more recreational running groups across the district.