In 2015, Run Leaders Tom Johnston and Luke Renouf won Run England Leaders of the Year in our National Volunteer Awards. The Fen Edge Runners were presented with their award at our Hall of Fame evening in front of athletics greats past and present, and other winners of our national volunteer awards. We take a look to see where they are a year on.
The 2016 Hammer Circle Reunion took place on 24-25 September at the Woodford Green track, with over seventy throwers, family, coaches and enthusiasts attending the event. The 2016 Reunion marked a momentous year for UK hammer throwing, including Sophie Hitchon's Olympic bronze and a number of high European rankings for U23, U19, U18, U17 and U16 athletes.
Entries are now open for the Saucony English Cross Country Relays which will take place once again at Mansfield this year on Saturday 5th November and organised by the English Cross Country Association . The closing date is Friday 14th October 2016.
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 19th to 26th September 2016 are listed.
U23 England representatives Felix McGrath and Tom McGuinness acquitted themselves well in a stellar international field at the Hochfelln Mountain Race (8.9km, 1074m ascent) in Bavaria, Germany, finishing 16th and 19th respectively and a new awareness and experience of a high class competition.
The English Road Running Association autumn road relays take place on Saturday 8 October. Details of the timetable and declaration process are now available.
People involved in delivering Social Meida for their affiliated club can access a guide to using Social Media whichEngland Athletics has worked with Girling Hughes Associates to produce specifically for them.
A look at some of the results from the past week, including South, Midland and North Road Relay Championships action. On a busy weekend which included the Berlin Marathon abroad, there were other road races of note reported on by AW: Great Bristol Half Marathon, Baxters Loch Ness Marathon, Cheltenham Half Marathon, Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon, Ealing Half Marathon, Bangor 10k.
NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of England Athletics Limited (Company) will be held at Hilton Metropole Hotel, NEC, Birmingham. B40 1PP on Saturday 15th October at 11:0am. Important documents are attached for viewing and downloading.
The application process for UK athletes wishing to be considered for a 2017 Ron Pickering Memorial Fund athlete grant is now open. The 2017 application process closes on Monday 28 November 2016.