"Movement Skills workshop 2" for coaches and leaders are running across the South on Saturday 5th December Oxford, Saturday 6th December Suffolk, Sunday 13th December Eastleigh, Saturday 16th January Chelmsford and Milton Keynes, and Sunday 17th January Horsham.
British athletics star Abi Oyepitan inspired young people in Peterborough at a Sportivate beginners running project at the Thomas Deacon Academy recently, one of the key initiatives to create a sporting legacy from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Southend on Sea AC was recently presented with their Accredited Clubmark status certificate by Karen Stephanou (Club and Coach Support Officer for Essex and Herts).
Chelmsford Athletics Club over the years has been working hard to develop the club and coach structure. The Club was successfully presented with their reaccreditation of Clubmark and received this year's national club of the year.
An endurance symposium is taking place in Leeds on Saturday 14th November - the day before the Leeds Abbey Dash (which incorporates the England Athletics 10k champs). The Symposium will explore opportunities for coaches and athletes across endurance events. A Steeplechase Development Day will also take place at Lee Valley on 29th November. The day is aimed at licensed coaches on the LCDP and NCDP and licensed coaches who wish to develop their coaching knowledge and skills in the Steeplechase.
A Steeplechase Development Day will take place at Lee Valley on 29th November. The day is aimed at licensed coaches on the LCDP and NCDP and licensed coaches who wish to develop their coaching knowledge and skills in the Steeplechase. It will be led by experienced coaches in the Steeplechase and Hurdles including Rob McKim, Bashir Hussain, Stella Bandu and Brian Hopkins.
A series of three progressive Movement Skills workshops for coaches and leaders will run across the South. Events are taking place in Braintree (24th October), Maidenhead (31st October) and Bury St Edmunds (1st November).
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.