The South West Inter Counties championships will take place in Exeter on 7th August. A full programme of track and field events will take place across the Age Groups and online entry is available. The deadline for individual entries has been extended to 31st July.
The South West Inter Counties champsionships will take place in Exeter on 7th August. A full programme of track and field events will take place across the Age Groups and online entry is available.
A Bristol workplace recently completed a Couch to 5k running course which has now led to a regular weekly running group. Over 20 people signed up to the 8 week course in a bid to take a break from their desks and take some exercise. The participants quickly caught the running bug and enjoyed returning to work feeling energised. This helped motivate them to reach the goal of completing a 5km parkrun at the end of the course.
We are pleased to announce the speakers who will present at the South West Endurance Conference taking place on 29th October. The keynote speakers and panel will help delegates see how they can guide, influence, and plan the performance outcomes of 'talent rich, time poor athletes' compete and achieve at the highest level possible, whatever their age.
A graded Gala meeting will take place on Saturday 28th May at Exeter Arena. This should be a popular fixture with 4 competitions on one day - a junior event (U11 upwards), a senior Graded Gala, an IPC approved disability event and an inter-University competition.
On the evening of the 6th May the Wiltshire Athletics Network were very fortunate to have Bruce Tulloh present a talk on performance running.
This year's South West Endurance Network Conference "Managing performance athletes in a local environment" will take place in Exeter on the weekend of 29th and 30th October.
Avon Valley Runners have been promoting running as a club for 30 years now and since its establishment by Stan Farr back in 1986 has been keen to develop and encourage new runners to take to the streets and trails and look to maintain a fit and healthy lifestyle.
A 40 years' Service to Officiating award was presented to Noel Frost by Alan Bell at the recent Somerset Schools' Combined Events championships at Millfield School.
Richard Nunn is the long standing Treasurer and Membership Secretary of Wimborne Athletic Club - part of the Team Dorset Athletics Network. He was recently awarded the runner's up Community Champion Award for his volunteer work by East Dorset District Council.