AW's weekly round-up of action is now available, featuring the IAU 100km World Championships, British and Irish Masters Cross Country International, NCAA Championships, South of Thames Championships, Great Ethiopian Run and more.
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 18th to 24th November are listed.
A group of teenage officials from Ashford AC and Thanet AC were the stars at a KCAA Sportshall Open competition at Folkestone Leisure centre recently. Some are already qualified officials, and others are new "recruits" and are all likely to be nominated for Bursaries from the Kent and Medway Athletics Club towards the cost of attending a Level 2 officials course next March.
Top British athletes join GO Run For Fun in to mark the 45,000th runner milestone at the 100th event
Over 1,200 children from 35 primary schools took part in the 100th INEOS GO Run For Fun(tm) event in Falkirk, cheered on by Jenny Meadows and Freya Murray Ross, as well as crowds of supporters. Alongside marking the 100th event in the GO Run For Fun campaign, this was an extra special milestone run as the 45,000th GO Run For Fun participant crossed the finish line.
The new UK-wide list of Composite teams and clubs has now been published and can be downloaded from our website. The listing shows where clubs have got together to form a composite team for the purposes of taking part in various leagues where a single club may not have the required number or breadth of athletes to compete as a standalone club.
With just over a week until the SportsBall - where the winner of SportsAid's prestigious One-to-Watch Award will be announced - the charity can today confirm the names of the three finalists. Two of these are track and field athletes; 17-year-old Morgan Lake from Windsor, Slough, Eton and Hounslow AC, and Scottish 14-year-old T35 sprinter Maria Lyle.
There are now well over 49,000 runners enjoying the benefits and motivation offered by the runbritain handicap scoring system and the 50,000 mark should be hit very soon. The Reward Runnning competition, sponsored by Polar, rewards runners who have reduced their handicap score by the biggest margin. Sign up before the end of November to be in with a chance of winning a Polar V800 with integrated GPS.
England Athletics , in partnership with Eveque Leisure Equipment (the company behind Sportshall athletics), is therefore pleased to offer affiliated clubs and registered athletes 40% off selected items as part of Eveque's end of year track and field stock clearance sale.
The Elite Wheelchair Virgin Money London Marathon entry for 2015 is now open. To enter, please complete the entry form on the official Virgin Money London Marathon website; the online entry system will close at 5pm on Tuesday 27 January 2015.
We are pleased to announce the results of the England Athletics 10k championshps, incorporated into the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash on Sunday 16th November.