The British Association of Track and Field Leagues (BATFL) are honouring the memory of its former chair Frank Starkie with an award for club officials called the Frank Starkie Memorial Cup. Nominations can only be made by clubs who are members of leagues affiliated to BATFL. Nominees must be a member of a track and field club that competes in 'League' athletics.
Members and guests of Lewes Athletics Club marked the official re-opening of the Lewes Community Track on Tuesday evening with a mass celebratory run round the recently resurfaced track.
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 November 2015 are listed.
In March 2015 Emma Hurst, Club and Coach Support Officer for South Yorkshire joined 16 coaches on the Coach in Running Fitness Course that took place in Sheffield. Emma wanted to do the course to get a better understand of how she can support coaches through the qualification.
The curtains closed on the Leicestershire and Rutland primary schools cross-country league in spectacular fashion over the weekend with four-time Olympian Jo Pavey in attendance to sign autographs and present a vast array of prizes at the end of the day.
All the major attention in Britain was on the British Athletics Cross Challenge in Liverpool which incorporated the trials for the European Cross Country Championships but Athletics weekly also reported on various marathon, 5k road and cross country events.
The England Athletics South West regional volunteer awards were presented to deserving volunteers of the sport.
As a qualified coach or leader you are encouraged to adopt an inclusive approach to planning and delivering your sessions. This means considering the all the different needs and abilities within the group and planning activities where everyone is involved and has a chance to improve.
The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) has produced a film, designed to complement the charity's successful Inclusive Communications Guide for clubs and groups.
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