England Athletics Chief Executive Chris Jones and National Councillor Mick Shortland headed to Suffolk's Framlingham Flyers to find out more about their growth over recent years and how the club's volunteers operate.
Have you booked your free place? Only a few days to go until the first in a series of Movement Skills workshops launch in the South. Coaches and leaders are advised to ensure they book their place ahead of the event they wish to attend:Peterborough (3rd October), Eastleigh (3rd October) and Ashford (4th October).
The 2015 South of England Athletics Officials' Association (SEAOA) conference will take place on 15th November at Wimbledon College, Edge Hill, London. It is open to anyone who wishes to attend - entry is free for pre-registered SEAOA members and costs £5 for anyone else on the day.
England Athletics' East Region's Official of the Year was presented with his award last weekend during the 50th Anniversary celebrations at his home club - Stevenage and North Herts AC.
Chris Jones and Chair of the East Region Council, Mick Shortland recently visited West Suffolk AC in Bury St Edmunds
Stevenage and North Herts Athletic Club celebrated their 50th Birthday in style on Saturday. An England Athletics Volunteer Award presentation was made, plus 170 SNHAC members and visitors competed at Club Championships held alongside an IPC and Open meeting with Photofinish providing spectators with times as they happened.
The winners of the England Athletics East Region volunteer wards for 2015 were recognised last weekend at our Age Group championships. They were presented with their awards and certificates in front of the spectators, coaches, athletes and officials present at the Bedford International Stadium.
SW Herts Sports Academy has plans to improve the opportunities for seated throws athletes in the area.
Castle Point Joggers kicked off a summer of events recently to commemorate their 40th year since they were established in 1975 by local runner, Alan Perkins - which makes them one of the oldest jogging clubs in existence and certainly the oldest in the area.
Basildon Athletics Club was recently presented with their Accredited Clubmark status certificate by Karen Stephanou (Club and Coach Support Officer for Essex and Herts).