England Athletics News


Norfolk volunteers receive their East Region awards

Following the announcement of the England Athletics Community volunteer award winners for the East region, presentations were made to 3 of the regional award winners on Saturday 19th October at the first Norfolk Sportshall athletics event of the winter.

Endurance workshops: 22 November

The Staffordshire Athletics Network will be holding an endurance workshop day on 22nd November at the Alleynes Sports Centre in Stone. The morning workshop runs from 10am to noon and is entitled Volume vs Intensity through maturation. In the afternoon a Biomechanics for Athletes workshop with an interview followed by QA and drills.

Win 2 pairs of tickets for the Sainsbury's Indoor Grand Prix at Birmingham with the easyfundraising Christmas Shopping Challenge!

Raise free funds for your club simply by doing your Christmas shopping online through easyfundraising, and you'll be in with a chance to win 2 pairs of tickets for the Sainsbury's Indoor Grand Prix at Birmingham 2015. The England Athletics club that raises the most between 20th October and 14th December will win the prize. Whether you're new to easyfundraising or already use it, all clubs with start at £0 from 20th October.

Registration now open for Indoor championships

England Athletics are pleased to announce their series of Indoor track and field championships for the coming season 2015. The events will take place at the EIS in Sheffield. You can now register with a paper entry and online entry will be ready shortly.

East Region Volunteer Award winners announced

England Athletics East Region is pleased to announce its volunteer award winners for 2014. The awards encompass the whole sport of Athletics and this year's winners have been chosen from the nominations received from a wide range of volunteers and clubs.

Spencer Duval leads a Steeplechase session in Rotherham

Spencer Duval, Former International Steeplechaser and now Steeplechase Coordinator for England Athletics lead a Flying Coach* Visit at Herringthorpe Stadium, Rotherham. The sessions was attended by 8 Coaches from across South Yorkshire representing Doncaster AC, Rotherham Harriers, Sheffield Running Club Scunthorpe AC. Spencer also welcomed athletes to attend the event with most being new to steeplechase.

Marathon workshop with Mara Yamauchi: 25th October

As part of the 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 marathon workshop on 25th October, with Mara Yamauchi and other guest speakers.