England Athletics News


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All eyes were on the Paris Diamond League and Sainsbury's British Championships but there has been plenty else of note in the world of athletics over the past few days.

The past month's 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 19th May to 5th July 2015 are listed.

Online entry for England Athletics Age Group Champs now open

England Athletics are pleased to announce that online entry for our U17 and U15 Age Group individual and combined events Championships is now open. Both championships will take place in Bedford; individual events on 29th to 30th August and Decathlon, Heptathlon, Octathlon, Hexathlon on 8th to 9th August.

Club Matters - July update

Sport England's Club Matters is the essential one-stop shop of free support for sports clubs. More than 10,000 clubs have registered to benefit from the tools and resources available. Here is an update on how your club can benefit from Club Mentoring and The Club Devlopment / Improvement tool.

England Athletics signs national partnership with IHG®

England Athletics (EA) today announced a national, commercial partnership with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG(r)), which enables both registered club athletes and affiliated clubs to benefit from discounted rates at IHG branded hotels across Europe.

Become a part of the AAA tradition

The England Athletics Senior Championships will this year carry the AAA name as the event which is also the UK CAU championships come to Bedford on 1 2 August. Athletes competing will put their names alongside a great line of famous athletes who have contested the AAA championships over the years.

Consultation update

Meeting notes and copies of the information shared at the England Athletics 2015 consultation are now available.

Snowdon International Mountain race: team selected

England has a long tradition of success at the Snowdon International Mountain Race with individual athletes winning many times and England have also won the team event on numerous occasions. Two very strong teams have been selected for 18th July to continue with that success.

Advice on Disability Terminology

With the increase in participation in athletics by disabled people, it is important that coaches are aware of the appropriate terminology to use when referring to and addressing disabled athletes.