The countdown is on for the first ever Workplace Health Week organised by Workplace Challenge and Oxfordshire Sports Partnership which is encouraging employers and employees across the county to get involved and show their commitment to workplace health and wellbeing.
In between the action on the busy infield of Tonbridge School track, Tonbridge AC were presented with Clubmark accreditation during their popular Easter Monday Open Meeting.
Dartford Harriers saw the arrival of 9 coaches and 4 athletes to be led by 'Flying Coaches' Lucy Underdown and David Fox. The club had asked for some coaching advice focused especially on shot and discus.
Over 1,000 runners from 78 Kent junior schools took part in the Kent Junior Schools' Cross Country Championships organised by Ashford Leisure Trust on Saturday 21st March.
With the further development and expansion of AthleACADEMY, England Athletics is pleased to be supporting youth volunteering, and supporting clubs' drive towards sustainability and succession planning.
Part of the coaching masterclass series, a Hurdles masterclass will take place at Lee Valley Athletics Centre on Sunday 19th April. The speakers will be Steve Mitchell and Colin Baross and the workshop will cover "developing the key skills of a hurdler".
An endurance workshop "From Spring into Summer" will take place at the Endurance Performance And Coaching Centre (EPACC) at St Mary's University College Twickenham on 29th March. The main focus of the day is the process to a successful track season.
A Steeplechase workshop led by Spencer Duval (EA event coordinator for steeplechase) for both coaches and athletes will be taking place at the stadium in Milton Keynes on 1st March from 10am to 12pm. There will be practical training for the athletes, including the water jump.
A number of free workshops have been arranged on Sunday 22nd February at Thames Valley Athletics Centre including ones for coaches on the LCDP, Run Leaders, Endurance Coaches and Leaders, and a Throws Coaching Day for coaches and athletes (fee for athletes) on 22nd March.
Precision Athletics are running the first 2015 session of their popular free "Play Days" on 22nd 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.