England Athletics and Northern Athletics are pleased to announce that Northern Athletics will be present at the forthcoming Regional Club Conferences that are to take place throughout March and April, where the issue of area competition will be discussed.
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The first England Athletics Regional Club Conference of 2014 takes place in Doncaster in just three weeks' time and will be the first of a series of events that will offer representatives of clubs from across the country the opportunity to meet and discuss the biggest issues and challenges that they face.
15 Coaches from the region took part in one of the highest rated LCDP workshops of the year. National Coach Mentor for Youth Development Scott Grace led the day and was supported by 2 of the newer recruits to his NCDP programme; Marie Walker and Hemant Desai.
The BMC (British Milers' Club) are once again this year holding a series of 800m and 1500m races in the North East region. Races start on Monday evenings at 7.30pm and registration opens 90 minutes before the first race.
Whatever your ability running a marathon is a challenge; shaving one or two minutes from a pb and maybe achieving a qualification time - or perhaps a matter of surviving the 26.2 miles with the hope of enjoying it or setting goals and improving times and running well and to plan.
On Monday the 3rd of February 2014 Gosforth Harriers Athletics Club were awarded The England Athletics Club mark Accreditation.
Elite athletes often undergo physiological testing. It can be used to monitor the effectiveness of a training programme or set training intensities. England Athletics are pleased to announce that as part of the Local Coach Development Programe (LCDP) in the North East, a physiological testing workshop will be held in Newcastle on 19th February.
On Tuesday January 28, 2014 North Shields Poly received Clubmark accreditation. The award, presented by Nick Ridgeon of England Athletics, signifies the club as being a safe, effective and member-friendly club.
Entries for the annual North East Counties AA Indoor Pentathlon (Incorporating NECAA Championships) are now open. The event will take place at Gateshead College Academy for Sport on Sunday 16th March 2014.