Following a successful team selection trial's match which was held at Loughborough College at the end of March and which offered our young athletes from across the region a rare opportunity to experience a high quality road race against their peers, a team of 36 athletes travelled from the east Midlands to take part in the 2014 version of the London Mini Marathon.
British Athletics have announced that Peter Stanley has been appointed to the post of Head of Field and Combined Events. The recruitment of Stanley completes the three specialist roles reporting to British Athletics' Performance Director Neil Black.
The 7th Annual Open meeting will be held on Saturday 17th May at the Smart Aston Court Hotel, Derby. All Clubs affiliated to England Athletics for cross country running are eligible to attend and vote. The meeting will start at 12 noon.
Kent Endurance, part of the Kent Athletics Network, are holding a series of Steeplechase training sessions culminating in the opportunity to take part in a choice of steeplechase competition events. This April sees a good variety of training and competition opportunities.
In association with England Athletics, the 20th Anniversary BIG (Bedford International Games) 2014 is being run over two days (May 31st and June 1st) to provide final competition opportunities before selection for the England Commonwealth Games team takes place on Monday 2nd June. Online entry is open.
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 1st to 13th April are listed.
Rossendale Harriers and Athletics Club were presented with their England Athletics Club Accreditation certificate by CCSO Claire Buckle at a recent club training night with the junior members of the club receiving the certificate on behalf of all the club.
With marathon fever across the country and 100 days until Glasgow 2014 we spoke to distance running legend Ron Hill about his record-breaking win at the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh.
Take Advantage of the Summer of Sport to Grow Your Membership. BBC Sport is offering you the opportunity to reach a new audience as part of its Commonwealth Games coverage.
We are pleased to announce the results of the England Athletics marathon championships, held within the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday. Individual men's and women's titles were decided, and male and female teams.