We are pleased to announce that Malcolm Brown will deliver the opening keynote at the North Coaching Conference on 27th September.
Booking is now available for each of the three England Athletics National Coaching Conferences and an early booking discount is currently available.
South Yorkshire FE colleges were invited to apply for sportivate funding by South Yorkshire Sport to support physical activity provision. This round of funding was specifically targeted at girls aged 14-25 who don't currently participate in sport or exercise. Four out of six colleges in the county were successful with securing funding for College Run Groups for October 2014 to March 2015.
Over 20 Run Leaders from across South Yorkshire have attend the Run Leader Workshop Series delivered by Stuart Hale and Marcus Scotney from Accelerate Performance Centre. On the back of the three successful workshops Emma Brady, England Athletics South Yorkshire has organised an additional 4 workshops to take place between September and December 2014.
Make your nomination now for the England Athletics Community Awards. Tickets for our Hall of Fame and Community Awards night are also now available to buy.
Following the conclusion of the 2014 England Athletics Regional Club conference series, England Athletics committed to consulting the wider sport on the key issues that were raised. A short survey that covers these topics is now live.
Tuesday 10th June saw a double celebration for a senior running club in North Yorkshire as Swaledale Runners not only confirmed their official name change but more significantly received the certificate which completed their journey to successfully achieving Clubmark Accredited Status.
The 2014 England Athletics Regional Club conferences concluded on May 9th in Bury St Edmunds, marking the end of a six week period in which 11 events took place across England's nine regions.
"The biggest breath of fresh air our club has ever had!" So said Martin Firth from Queensbury Running Club after the first evening of their new beginners' running group. A club that has had a stalwart membership of twenty for twenty years has suddenly tripled in size.
Athletics in England is built on the work done by people in communities across England. Our Awards programme invites you to nominate those people and clubs who should be honoured for their work.