England Athletics News


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. Updates from 19th March to 7th April 2017 are listed.

Selection policy for Loughborough International announced

England Athletics will aim to field the best possible Senior team at the Loughborough International on Sunday 21 May. The primary aim of selections for the team will be to contribute to the development of potential Commonwealth Games 2018 athletes via way of exposure to international competition and environment.

A day of broadening horizons and recognising contributions at Officials' Conference

The 14th annual British Athletics Officials' Conference took place on Sunday with over 250 technical officials from across the UK attending the event. The day was focussed around the theme of 'Broaden Your Horizons', encouraging officials to think outside of their discipline. As well as 18 different workshops being held, with guest speakers Robbie Grabarz, Katharine Merry and Chris Cohen, a number of awards were made to officials.

Countdown to World Para Athletics Championships

Organisers marked the 100 days to go milestone with the release of a unique aerial image of the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 logo in the shadow of the London Stadium. The creative, taken on what will be the official warm up track for the Championships, not only celebrates 100 days to go but also the events that will be on show from 14-23 July.

Kent Schools Learning Disabilities Cross Country Championships

In partnership with Kent Sport, Ashford Leisure Trust organised the first Kent Schools Learning Disability Cross Country Championships on Wednesday 29th March at Mote Park. The event forms part of the Kent School Games disability programme of events and involved 145 runners from 10 Kent special schools.