England Athletics News


Night of 10,000 PBs and a Very Special Thank You

On Saturday night, the epic Highgate Harriers Night of 10,000 PB's came once more to Parliament Hill. This time, whilst hundreds of athletics lovers were crowding round the home straight to hear Paula Radcliffe and Lord Sebastian Coe sharing their stories, something different was happening across the track. In between the DJ booth and the bar, Ben Pochee, the driving force behind the event, had arranged a very special thank you. With candles and silverware, 26 officials sat down to dinner in Lane 1 of the back straight, served by the volunteers of Highgate Harriers and some of our friends at Team Personal Best.

New run routes launched to help people find their pace in The Outdoor City

With more than 800 parks, woodlands and green spaces, Sheffield is already well known as the perfect place to walk, jog or run. Now getting out and about on the city's trails has been made even easier, with the launch of signposted run routes at seven new locations. This is the second phase of the Run Route initiative, funded by England Athletics.

Notice of 10th Annual Open Meeting of ECCA

The 10th Annual Open Meeting of the ECCA (English Cross Country Association) will be held in Derby on Saturday 20th May 2017 at 12 noon. A representative from all Clubs affiliated to England Athletics is welcome to attend and vote.

2017 National Endurance Conference: 28 October

England Athletics are delighted to announce the preliminary details of the 2017 National Endurance Conference. The theme is "How to Win" and will help delegates learn from the very best what it takes to get your athlete to the very top.

Chorlton Runners - CEO Club visit

The sight of Swansea Harriers' Matthew Rees assisting David Wyeth of Chorlton Runners along the finishing straight of the Virgin Money London Marathon was an act of sportsmanship towards a fellow runner that touched the hearts of millions and, perhaps, brought those two clubs into focus. Yet for those active in the sport across North West England, the Chorlton singlet has become an increasingly regular sight at local and regional races and parkruns and beyond.

Be part of it - Highgate Harriers Night of the 10,000m PBs

It is completely free to attend the event which includes a series of races culminating in the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship GB Trials and British National Championships with eight Olympians in involved there is also a "Legends Endurance Seminar" with Paula Radcliffe, Lord Sebastian Coe Ronnie O'Sullivan.

London Marathon team results 2017

The England Athletics Marathon team event was incorporated into the Virgin Money London Marathon. Following registration, vest and additional checks, we are able to announce updated team results.

SW County Teams on Tor

With 18 of the first 20 male finishers and 15 of the first 20 female finishers, the Men's and Women's teams from Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire brought real class to the field at Sunday's Glastonbury Round the Tor 10k, the opening event in this year's South West Inter-County Road Championship.