The 2015 South of England Athletics Officials' Association (SEAOA) conference will take place on 15th November at Wimbledon College, Edge Hill, London. It is open to anyone who wishes to attend - entry is free for pre-registered SEAOA members and costs £5 for anyone else on the day.
Please note the 2015 South West Endurance Conference is now fully booked
Poole AC have been celebrating over the past month with success from a number of their athletes; Ryan Long became the England Athletics Under 17 Decathlon Champion, wheelchair racer Nathan Blackie won 5 track events at the latest World Cerebral Palsy Games, and Team Dorset Seniors won at Aldershot in the final Southern League match.
England Athletics are pleased to announce that the 2015 South West Endurance Conference is now taking bookings. This conference is supported by Engand Athletics and the South West Endurance Network (SWEN) and is open to coaches nationwide. NOTE ACCOMMODATION UPDATE 21 AUGUST
The juniors section of the Tamar Trotters running Club held their annual presentation evening on 22nd July. The evening recognised the achievements of the many young athletes that train with the club on Wednesday evenings.
Sunday 19th July saw the return of the England Athletics South West Inter County Championships to Exeter Arena athletics stadium. An excellent turnout across the events saw some great competition with the county of Devon winning the overall Inter County title.
Paternoster School pupils are gold medal winners thanks to sports day organised by Cirencester Athletics Club
Children at a special needs school jumped, danced, and raced their way to gold medal success during a specially-organised sports day by Cirencester Athletics Club.
The deadline for athlete entry into the 2015 South West Inter-County championships is Monday 5th July. The event takes place on 19th July at the Exeter Arena.
A coup for Cornish athletics with Britain's second fastest lady marathon runner Mara Yamauchi spending the weekend with local athletes. The visit was organised on behalf of the Duchy Athletics Network by the Cornwall Athletic Club's international marathon runner and Ladies' team captain, Emma Stepto.
InStep is working with England Athletics to present a free workshop for coaches and run group leaders who want to learn more about warm ups and injury prevention. This will be a practical, outdoor course with lots of opportunities for delegates to ask questions and learn new skills.