England Athletics News


runbritain handicap scoring system almost at 50,000 runners

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.

40% Discount on Track and Field Equipment

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.

Help shape the future for young people in athletics

Are you interested in helping shape the future for young people in the sport? If so, then becoming a member of the Athletics Youth Advisory Group (YAG) could be a perfect opportunity for you to realise your ambition.

Relive our Hall of Fame - or see what you missed

As well as nominees and past inductees for the Hall of Fame, and people shortlisted for the Volunteer Awards we also had a number of medallists from the 2014 Commonwealth Games present at our 2014 Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards event last month. We now have a video online to help you relive the evening - or see what you missed.

Sports minister visits BMHAC

As one of the borough's flagship sports and leisure facilities, Down Grange is extremely well used and valued by resident s and visitors to the Basingstoke area. Three of the bigger clubs, including, Basingstoke and Mid Hants Athletics Club, have recorded increases in membership and continued success within their selected sports and are now looking to make further improvements.

Latest coaching resources at uCoach.com

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 11th to 17th November are listed.