England Athletics News


Endurance workshop: planning the athletic year - 12th October

As part of England Athletics programme the Endurance Performance And Coaching Centre (EPACC) at St Mary's University College, Twickenham, would like to invite coaches and athletes to a workshop from that will be based on planning the athletic year.

BT providing support and skills for your club

Are you a registered Charity or CASC (Community Amateur Sports Club)? Do you need extra support or more cash? Thanks to the unique relationship that England Athletics has with BT we are pleased to offer this exclusive support package:

Nominations now open for the 2014 Oxfordshire Sports Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2014 Oxfordshire Sports Awards Oxfordshire Sports Partnership need your help to identify local sporting heroes who you believe should receive nominations for their excellent work and achievements over the last 12 months so please spread the word.

Free Para Athletics Introduction Days for aspiring disabled athletes

British Athletics are promoting a series of free Para Athletics Introduction Days for aspiring disabled athletes to train with specialist coaches across the Paralympic athletics events - sprints, ambulant throws, seated throws and wheelchair racing. If you enjoy sport and want to try something new, have met one of the Parallel Success team at an event, or joined an athletics club already these events are for you!

North East Local Coach Development Day dates announced

The North East 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 consists of a discipline-specific set of workshops: throws, jumps, speed and endurance, with follow-up sessions early in 2015.

Claremont Road Runners Achieve Club Accreditation

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).

South Coaching Conference – Closing Date Approaching

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.

Workshops at the Northern Coaching Conference

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.

English Schools' Combined Eventers and Race walkers ready for action

The ESAA Combined Events Final is the culmination ot six Regional rounds. Race Walk Championships are held at the same time as the Combined Events - athletes are entered individually by County Secretaries. This year's Finals take place this weekend 20-21st September in Boston, Lincolnshire.