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 13th to 19th February 2017 are listed.
A look at some of the latest performances by British athletes both on home soil and overseas, including the Mller Indoor Grand Prix in Birmingham, BUCS Championships, Surrey Championships, Middlesex and Hertfordshire Veterans XC, and Half Marathons at Blackpool, Hampton Court and Wrexham.
Former world-champion athlete Colin Jackson has launched his second annual Sanlam Go Dad Run charity 5k and 10k for men and boys. Colin, fellow athlete Jamie Baulch and local footballing legend Kevin Ball will set the runners off in Sunderland and then put medals round their necks when they cross the finish line. Other Go Dad Runs will take place in cities across the country throughout 2017.
Competing in the Grand Premio Caceres Senior Men's Race in Spain, Alex Teuten representing England scored his best International performance to date. The English Juniors dominated their races with 1-2-3-4 for both men and women.
The organisers of the World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017 have unveiled separate digital platforms to identify the unique qualities of both events which make up the biggest sporting occasion of 2017.
England Athletics is delighted to announce that we are now working in partnership with Firstaid4sport as our preferred first aid supplier, which we are sure will provide offers and benefits to our athletes, runners and member clubs.
A charity evening is being organised by Birchfield Harriers to raise money for the McCook Fund, which aims to support junior athletes from under-privileged backgrounds. The fundraising event will be held in Birmingham on 4th March from 7pm to midnight and features a live music with a Ceilidh band. Tickets are £20.
England Athletics are sending a team of six athletes to the Armagh 5k on 16th February 2017 taking place in Northern Ireland. Selection was made based on performances at the 6 and 4 Stage ERRA Road Relays. We wish them all the best and a report will be online following the event.
Key competition opportunities for U18* athletes who compete in the hurdles and throws and are looking to gain selection to the Commonwealth Youth Games in 2017 are now available and are listed here. We would encourage athletes looking to gain selection to a national team to enter one or more of these competitions.
The Kent U11 Sportshall athletics teams travelled to Sussex on 11th February to compete in the Fun in Athletics South East Regional Festival against 6 other counties from across the South East region. The girl's team were crowned overall champions and the boys finished as overall boys runners up.