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Volunteers' Week: Mental Health Ambassador Cat Woods

As part of National Volunteers' Week, from the 1st to the 7th June, we will be celebrating the fantastic work of our volunteers within the Athletics and Running community whose dedication, commitment and enthusiasm make the sport happen! It's day three, and today we will be celebrating Cat Woods, a Mental Health Ambassador who is helping to raise awareness and encourage people with mental health problems to take up, continue or get back in to running.

Volunteers' Week: Guide Runner Colin Johnson

As part of National Volunteers' Week, from the 1st to the 7th June, we will be celebrating the fantastic work of our volunteers within the Athletics and Running community whose dedication, commitment and enthusiasm make the sport happen! It's day two, and we will be focusing on the fantastic work of Colin Johnson, a guide runner who has gone on to set up his own Visually Impaired Running Group in Bristol delivering a regular Couch to 5k session, supported by 24 other local guides.

Volunteers' Week: Young Official India Hollingworth

As part of National Volunteers' Week, from the 1st to the 7th June, we will be celebrating the fantastic work of our volunteers within the Athletics and Running community whose dedication, commitment and enthusiasm make the sport happen! It's day one and today we will be celebrating the great work of India Hollingworth, a young official whose passion and dedication has secured her place as starter's assistant on the track during the IAAF World Championships London 2017 and call-room assistant at the World Para Athletics.

10 ways to thank your volunteers

This June kicks off with National Volunteers' Week from 1 - 7 June, so we're encouraging people across the sport to thank our fantastic volunteers. It's a great opportunity for all of us to showcase our volunteers and highlight how much they are valued. Here are just a few ideas on how you could thank yours But, however you say 'thank you', remember to let us know how you have done it by using #EverydayHeroes and #youmakeithappen on social media, and look out for our 'thank you's throughout the month.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

It was one of the busiest weekends of the year so far with major events in Manchester, Eugene, London and Gtzis; big performances and results all round and a number of other performances of note in Bedford, Newham, Switzerland and Belgium, plus road races in Dorchester, Liverpool, Nottingham and Beckenham.

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