INEOS GO Run For Fun(r), a campaign to encourage children to run for fun, is celebrating its 55,000th runner in Stockton-on-Tees yesterday. The milestone was reached after over 1,400 primary school children took part in the 120th GO Run For Fun event at Preston Park, supported by Stockton Schools Sports Partnership.
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.
Since partnering with easyfundraising.org.uk for the past 12 months, England Athletics have been providing athletics clubs up and down the country with a simple and easy fundraising platform that enables them to collect free donations when their supporters shop online.
An England Athletics team of largely junior athletes enjoyed good results in the Czech spa town of Podebrady. For the second time in 2015 an England athlete featured on the podium at an EAA Permit Race Walk Meeting!
Video highlights of the excitement of the National Road Relays held at the weekend is now available online, courtesy of Vinco. England Athletics and the English Road Running Association (ERRA) have worked with Vinco who have produced a video highlights package that is available free to view.
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 7th to 13th April 2015 are listed.
A round-up of some of the top performances from the past week including the National Road Relays at Sutton Park, Brighton Marathon and BM10; and abroad - the Paris and Rotterdam marathons and Great Ireland Run, plus a World 24 hour Championships bronze for Britain's Robbie Britton at the IAU 24 Hour World and European Championships, Turin.
The 2015 England Athletics Regional Council election process has now been completed, with Electoral Reform Services confirming the results of the ballots that took place in the South West and West Midlands.
The winner of the 2014 European Athletics Innovation Award, the highly successful Athletics 365 Programme and Resource series for use with young athletes now comes in an interactive App format.
While Aldershot, Farnham District AC took their sixth successive ERRA six stage title, and seventh ever, Morpeth won one of the few titles that has eluded them for the first time in the clubs history in claiming the men's event.