England Athletics News


England Athletics Marathon championships

This Sunday sees thousands of runners taking to the streets of London for the Virgin Money London Marathon. The event also incorporates the England Athletics Marathon championships for both individual and team medals for men and women. In addition there are selection opportunities to compete for England in Canada later this year. We wish everyone taking part the best of luck!

County Track & Field Championships 2017

County championships will be taking place across England this summer. The vast majority of events will be happening in May with some counties also arranging additional events to take place at other times.

Aly Dixon - get your marathon countdown right

Aly Dixon is the reigning England Athletics marathon champion. In association with AfterShokz we caught up with Aly to find out her advice on how to get ready for a marathon in the final week. Whether you are tackling London or another event read on for her advice on how to be ready for race day.

Bud Baldaro and ‘Bud’s Run’ once again fundraising

Bud's run, a charity event for Parkinson's UK created by endurance coach Bud Baldaro is to return in 2017. As well as supporting coaches as part of England Athletics' coach development programmes, Bud has coached many international athletes and been the voice of the commentary at athletics events including the English National cross country and road relays. This year's event will take place shortly after Bud's 70th birthday.