England Athletics News


England Athletics welcomes Firstaid4sport as new partner

England Athletics is delighted to announce that we are now working in partnership with Firstaid4sport as our preferred first aid supplier, which we are sure will provide offers and benefits to our athletes, runners and member clubs.

Road race organisers - Traffic Management course and refresher course

The Road Traffic Management course is suitable for all Event Organisers and Event Marshals, both in the commercial and voluntary sectors, and particularly those involved with road races. It is a one-day course that will equip delegates with sufficient information and knowledge to safely direct traffic movements at events.

Met League celebrates 50th anniversary season

The Metropolitan Cross Country League celebrated its 50th anniversary season this year, Chair of the England Athletics National Council Tony Shiret watched the athletes and volunteers in action.

Women in Coaching - Charlotte Fisher

Charlotte Fisher has used athletics to vehicle her career to be a successful head coach at Taunton AC and National Coach Mentor with England Athletics. She has given us an insight into her journey as an athlete and coach.

Could your club be an Inspiration Club?

England Athletics are pleased to confirm applications are now being invited to the new Inspiration Club project. The project offers the chance for clubs to apply for a package of support related to delivering athletics for disabled people.

Athletics and Running Club Welfare Officer Training

England Athletics would like to remind clubs about the training that is provided for Club Welfare Officers. This and other resources available from England Athletics helps clubs deliver an environment where everyone involved in athletics feels safe and secure to enable them to achieve their potential - to run, jump and throw, to coach, officiate or to support those who do.

Online payments functionality available for clubs

An increasing number of clubs are making use of the online payment functionality England Athletics offers through the club portal to enable easier payment of club subscription fees and /or payment of athlete registrations with England Athletics. The functionality was launched last year to enable clubs to manage their own membership payments and allow their club members to make online payment.

Nominations close shortly for Regional Councils

We are looking for nominations for England Athletics' Regional Councils with nominations closing shortly. If you, or someone you know is passionate about our sport and who has the drive and commitment to make a difference, then make sure you get involved in nominations for Regional Councils.

Active Lives Survey launched

The first set of figures from the new Active Lives Survey have now been announced by Sport England. The Active Lives Survey has been designed to help gather information to help various government agencies decide how to invest in organisations and projects.