England Athletics News


Are you signed up for Jantastic?

Jantastic is a great way for your club to give your members a new challenge or encourage new people to get involved in running. Last year more than 21,000 people logged over 350,000 runs - here is how you can get involved.

Nominations Open for Regional Council Elections

Regional Councils play a very important role in the development of the sport and in shaping the work of England Athletics. Elections to these vital bodies are to be held in early 2015 and nominations are now open.

Club resources for coaching and officiating courses

Whether you are a club looking to encourage more people to get involved as a coach or an official in 2015, or an organisation that understands the value of having qualified volunteers, we have resources to help you guide people to the right course for them.

Best wishes for the festive season from us all at England Athletics

England Athletics sends Season's Greetings to everyone we have worked with in 2014. Thanks to everyone for all their hard work this year: clubs, networks, officials, coaches, athletes, sponsors, councillors, parents, administrators, teachers, partner bodies, athletics charities and media.

Indoor track and field champions to be crowned in Sheffield

England Athletics' series of Indoor track and field championships for the coming season 2015 will take place at the EIS in Sheffield over the next few months. It's an opportunity for U20, U17 and U15 to battle it out for podium places for individual events, and for U15s to Seniors to aim for the Combined Events crowns.

Team Dorset Coach Development Day: 11th January

The Team Dorset Coach Development Day will take place on 11th January in Poole. The morning workshop is for all coaches and is entitled Gait Analysis and the Mechanics of Running and Injuries. The afternoon will consist of practical workshops in event groups (speed, jumps, and endurance).

Thank you for all your efforts in 2014

Our chief executive, Chris Jones, reflects on the past year - and takes the opportunity to say a big thank you to the many volunteers who have contributed so much to the sport throughout 2014.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

Athletics Weekly's latest round-up of action includes details of a world youth indoor pole vault best by Adam Hague at the Sale Open, plus performances from the Lotto Cross Cup, Saltwell 10km, Barcelona 24 hour track race and more.

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 16th to 22nd December are listed.