News - South East


Perri Shakes-Drayton visits easyfundraising #spendChristmas winners

Swale Combined AC were proud winners of our easyfundraising #spendChristmas campaign and their prize was a club visit from England Athletics ambassador Perri Shakes-Drayton. Club members worked together and by purchasing their Christmas shopping online through easyfundraising, they raised enough money to purchase some new hurdles and shot puts for the club.

OXSPA and School Hire launch new partnership

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity (OxSPA) has launched a new partnership with online facility portal SchoolHire. The partnership will provide the public with access to sports facilities throughout Oxfordshire and give schools and other facilities the opportunity to maximise the use of their sports halls, pitches and courts.

EDM Play Day for officials: 21st February

Precision Athletics are running the first 2016 session of their popular free "Play Days" on 21st February. The EDM is the Electronic Distance Measuring device used by field judges at meetings and this is a good chance to get to grips with EDM equipment in an informal setting.

Sussex Young Stars Sparkle at Sussex Sports Awards

Young athletes from Sussex sparkled on Friday night at the annual Sussex Sports Awards. Hosted by Olympian and 2010 Commonwealth Games Heptathlon Champion, Louise Hazel, the celebration of sporting achievement across the county, took place at the Grand Hotel in Brighton.