News - North East


Spaces remaining on final 2016 Assistant Coach course

The Coaching Assistant course being held at Shildon, County Durham on 3-4 December has a number of spaces available and will go ahead - but we would love to fill the last few places, at this venue with great facilities, it is the final course of 2016!

Jarrow and Hebburn AC Clubmark success

Jarrow Hebburn AC were presented with their Clubmark certificate at their club awards evening. It was a great team effort by all the volunteers in the club who did a brilliant job getting accredited status and celebrating everything the club does on the night.

North East regional Volunteer Awards presented

The England Athletics North East Regional Awards took place on 21st September at Lumley Castle Hotel. It was an evening to take the chance to say thank you to just some of the volunteers who make our sport what it is and was attended by Regional Chair, Chris Betts and local England Athletics representatives. Chris Tomlinson and his mum also attended to congratulate the volunteers.

Successful Guide Running workshop in Stockton

A Guide running workshop was recently held in Stockton as part of efforts to make local running sessions more accessible, and held as part of the partnership between England Athletics, Tees Valley Sport, Hartlepool Borough Council and Stockton Borough Council.

Hundreds take part in global children’s running campaign in Newcastle

Hundreds of children got off the starting blocks in Newcastle this week as part of the GO Run For Fun campaign. Around 800 primary schoolchildren took part in a GO Run For Fun event at Paddy Freeman's Park on Thursday 9th June, with support from Rio-bound Team GB marathon runner, Aly Dixon.