County championships will be taking place across England this summer. The vast majority of events will be happening in May with some counties also arranging additional events to take place at other times.
England Athletics South West Road Relays took place at Exeter Racecourse on 8th April 2017. Despite a drop in numbers due to Grand National traffic issues, a good competition was held for Senior and Junior male and female teams.
England Athletics South West regional are pleased to announce that selections have been made for the Mini Marathon team who will compete against the other regions at the London Mini Marathon which takes place on 23rd April 2017.
The South West Region Inter-Club 4 and 6 Stage Road Relays will take place at Exeter (Haldon) Racecourse on 8th April 2017. This is open only to Affiliated Clubs within Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire - for England Athletics Registered Athletes with a First Claim to the club. Some clarifications are published
There are lots of coaching and officiating courses taking place in your local area - take a look at the Your Area page and select COURSES from the menu. A number of coaching courses taking place this month still have spaces remaining - see what takes your interest!
The South West Region Inter-Club 4 and 6 Stage Road Relays will take place at Exeter (Haldon) Racecourse on 8th April 2017. This is open only to Affiliated Clubs within Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire - for England Athletics Registered Athletes with a First Claim to the club.
Storm Plymouth runners claimed a sweep of personal bests as they started 2017. As many as 60 runners from the club took part in the Exeter First Chance 10k last weekend following the club's recent involvement in the England Athletics Club Run programme.
The South West regional Technical Coaching day will take place at the University of Bath on 18th March 2017. The day will include a sports nutrition workshop in the morning, and a choice of event specific workshops in the afternoon (Endurance, Jumps, Speed, Throws).
The Mara Yamauchi marathon workshop held recently and organised by Wiltshire RunTogether Activator Amy Chalk was a great success, with over 50 attending from many surrounding counties on Wednesday evening in Chippenham.
The South West Club and County Cross Country Championships 2017 took place on Sunday 8th January 2017 at Haldon Race Course near Exeter.