England Athletics News


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 21st to 29th June 2015 are listed.

Entries now open for England Athletics Disability Championships

Entries are now open for the England Athletics Disability Championships! This will be held at Bedford International Stadium on 1st and 2nd August in conjunction with the England Athletics Senior AAA Championships and UK Inter Counties' Athletics Union (CAU) Championships.

MIND: Andy Baddeley shares his story

Andy Baddeley is a double Olympian, an Olympic finalist in Beijing, and a World Championship finalist in Osaka. Andy is also a double European and Commonwealth finalist and a five-time British Champion. Andy recently blogged about his experiences of depression on the MIND website and on his own website blog. As he says, "Writing this has helped, and talking to people about it has helped.

Help us find out how we can best support our off-track running clubs

Running clubs play a vital role in the sport. Participation figures in running have risen over recent years and England Athletics recognises the valuable role that road running clubs have played in that. As part of our on-going work and review process of coach development we would like to hear your views on how we can best support our road running and off-track clubs.

Free guide running workshop in Bedfordshire

England Athletics have teamed up with the teamBEDSLUTON's No Limits Team to help identify more guide runners to support visually impaired people interested in running in Bedfordshire. Anyone interested in becoming a Guide Runner is invited to attend the free guide running workshop on Saturday 11th July 2015 at Stockwood Park Athletics Centre.

A coup for Cornish athletics

A coup for Cornish athletics with Britain's second fastest lady marathon runner Mara Yamauchi spending the weekend with local athletes. The visit was organised on behalf of the Duchy Athletics Network by the Cornwall Athletic Club's international marathon runner and Ladies' team captain, Emma Stepto.