Accredited Club status recognises the safety and effectiveness of Athletics clubs and also enables access to funds unavailable to those without accreditation. Claremont Road Runners were presented with the Accredited Club status (Clubmark) certificate by Nick Ridgeon (Club and Coach Support Officer for Tyne Wear and Cumbria).
If you are a Coaching Assistant, Athletics Coach or Coaching in Running Fitness coach why not book onto the South Coaching Conference? With bookings set to close on Friday 19 September for the South Coaching Conference, coaches are urged to secure their places.
This year at the Northern Coaching Conference we want to focus on supporting leaders and coaches to develop their knowledge, practice and skill to move from Good to Great. Coaches can come together and help improve what we do through the sharing of best practice as well as having the opportunity to explore concepts through practical sessions.
England Athletics are pleased to announce their Junior Team for the Home Countries International which is incorporated into the British and Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships to be held on Saturday 20th September at Glendalough, Ireland.
The West Midlands Coach Development Days are free and open to all coaches and run leaders of any level of experience who feel they would benefit from attending. Each day will consist of parallel sessions for Track and Field Coaches and for Run Leaders.
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 9th to 15th September are listed.
Sunday's Great North Runsaw Tyne Bridge Harriers victorious inthe third round of the 2014 Great Run Club Challenge, the competition for affiliated clubs and registered athletes promoted by Great Run in partnership with England Athletics.
Well done and thank you to Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education, who has removed a Department of Education guideline for schools suggesting running as a punishment.
Online entries have now opened for the ERRA National Road Relays over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday 4 and 5 October at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield - for the senior women and young athlete events. The men's event entries will not open until after the Area Relays have taken place and the Senior Mens qualifying clubs will then be known.
The Hackney Athletics summer program was a resounding success, it engaged with over 100 young people over a 3 week period giving them taster sessions and the opportunity to participate in athletics at the new compact athletics facility at stoke Newington school.