England Athletics News


Inspiration Programme - Primary Schools Giveaway

We have created a pack of Primary School Athletics Resource packs complete with lesson plans, ideas for sports day and loads of other teacher advice and support on a handy IOS app. It's free to access. Just register and you will be sent login instructions within 72 hours.

Championship action heading to Bedford

This weekend sees the England Athletics U23 and U20 Championships taking place at Bedford. There looks set to be intense competition for medals and titles across the programme with places at the European U23 and U20 championships also up for grabs. Find out some of the athletes to watch and how to follow our coverage.

Mountain Running International Youth Cup team announced

England Athletics are pleased to announce the U18 team selected to compete in an England vest at International Youth Cup for Mountain Running. The event takes place at Gagliano del Capo, Italy on 24th June. England has a strong record in this event, regularly winning team and individual medals, including a bronze by Jonny Brownlee back in 2007.

Update: U18 competition opportunities for national selection

Some new competition opportunities have been announced for U18* athletes who compete in the hurdles and throws and are looking to gain selection to the Commonwealth Youth Games in 2017. We would encourage athletes looking to gain selection to a national team to enter one or more of these competitions.