England Athletics News


Athletes stepping up at Hampden

With Jess Taylor lying third in the heptathlon and some strong qualifying performances this morning saw England athletes are in good positions for success at Glasgow 2014.

Commonwealth Games: Golden athletes

As the Commonwealth Games take place in Glasgow we are following the action and looking back at the athletes who have made history at past events.

Quick silvers for English athletes

Laura Weightman, William Sharman, Ashley Bryant, Laura Samuel, and Nick Miller all claim medals at the Commonwealth Games as the silver medals flowed one after another at Hampden Park.

Commonwealth Games: Past golden moments

Daley Thompson, Kelly Holmes, and Ashia Hansen are just some of the English athletes who have previously won events that will be decided at today's Commonwealth Games.

Sweatshop shortlisted for Customer Focus Awards

Congratulations to England Athletics' partners - running retailer Sweatshop, who have been shortlisted for the Customer Focus Awards for the 2014 National Business Awards. Sweatshop is the leading specialist running retailer in the UK and was voted the nation's favourite by runners in the National Running Awards earlier this year.

Bexley Athletics Club Presented with Clubmark

Bexley Athletics Club, a South London Athletics club and part of the Kent London Athletics Network were presented with their Clubmark recently at their track at Erith stadium. Julia Bailey, England Athletics Club and Coach Support Officer for South London was at hand to present the certificate to Karen Winfield OBE and Clubmark lead for Bexley AC and athletes of Bexley AC.

BASC bursaries to assist Coaches and Officials

The British Athletics Supporters' Club (BASC) is looking to assist Coaches and Officials with bursaries, through the 'BASC Peter White Bursary Scheme'. Peter was a long-standing member who had watched sport on five continents and who died last year.