England Athletics News


AAA 2015 grant applications open

The Amateur Athletic Association (AAA) has a fund which is able to support English Athletes under the age of 23 who are in full time education, active in athletics and not receiving other funding. Applications are welcomed, and note the deadline is 14th February 2015.

Josie Cichockyj

England Athletics is saddened to hear of the recent passing away of wheelchair athlete, Josie Cichockyj at the age of 49.

This Girl Can update

Additional information and resources on Sport England's 'This Girl Can' campaign are now available.

BMC Symposium and Awards day invitation

Coaches and athletes are invited to the BMC Symposium and Awards day which will take place in Middlesex on 22nd March. The event is supported by England Athletics and will provide a very exciting programme which brings together top coaches and athletes in a relaxed, friendly environment and an opportunity to meet like-minded colleagues.

Metro Blind Sport announce 2015 Open event

Metro Blind Sport are pleased to announce that their Annual Athletics competition will be held on 20th June 2015 at the Mile End Stadium - incorporating a Festival of Athletics for vision impaired people, their families and friends.

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.

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. The past month's updates from 24th November to 15th December are listed.