England Athletics have made a number of improvements to the Secretaries' Portal over recent months, such as the ability to manage payment of club subscriptions online. A guide to these is now available.
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 23rd to 29th August 2016 are listed.
Day two of the England Athletics Under 17 and Under 15 Championships Age Group Disability Athletics Championships continued where day one left off, with two more championships best performances as well as plenty of drama, action and ranking-topping performances.
Three championship best performances provided the headlines on day one of the England Athletics Under 17 and Under 15 Championships Age Group Disability Athletics Championships, as records tumbled in the long jump, pole vault and finally in the 300 metres defying the increasingly wet and blustery conditions.
When candidates book on to a coaching or leadership course they are asked to supply a photograph. It is essential this is supplied in the format required, otherwise no licence can be issued.
The South Team can now confirm movement skills workshop 1 and 2 that are available. The workshops will cost £15 to attend and are aimed at assisting all leaders / coaches at all qualification levels, for all different ability and age of the athletes they are working with.
Sport England, together with the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) have produced a research report and a Guide on engaging disabled people. This looks at the vital ingredients that make up successful and accessible communications - such as the channels themselves, marketing materials and how to give people a great first experience in sport.
John Willis' Road2Rio Challenge to participate in all 34 Olympic and Paralympic sports this year continues with his Athletics stage. It is about to be completed this weekend at our Age Group championships when he takes part in the hammer throw.
This weekend sees the last of our summer 2016 track and field championships, with the England Athletics Under 17 and Under 15 and Disability Age Group Athletics Championships in Bedford. This is your chance to watch our senior athletes of the future compete in a full programme of track and field events.
Last year we announced a partnership with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG(r)), offering all England Athletics Registered Athletes and Affiliated Clubs discounted accommodation, as well as an easier way to organise group travel, supported by the IHGAssociations Team. Many of you invest your time and resources in planning trips and accommodation to help make your teams successful and we want to hear from you by 31 August.