SW Herts Sports Academy has plans to improve the opportunities for seated throws athletes in the area.
We would like to draw your attention to the Disability Inclusion Training which is taking place on Sunday 13th September and is aimed at helping clubs and coaches to be more inclusive for disabled athletes.
Blackheath Bromley's very own long jump superstar Lorraine Ugen was named in the British athletics team to travel to Beijing, China for the World athletics championships later this month, Ugen recently returned to the UK after a successful spell in the United States where she studied Film, Television Digital media along with the equivalent of a half degree in Sociology. Graduating from Texas Christian University in May then subsequently returning to the UK where she moved up to 3rd in the UK all time rankings after jumping 6.92m in Doha, Qatar in the Diamond League event.
Ranelagh Harriers Women's Team were taken through their paces by Coach and Marathon legend Mara Yamauchi. Mara Yamauchi has a wealth of Marathon knowledge as second fastest British woman ever behind world record-holder Paula Radcliffe, and also has recently qualified as an Athletics coach.
Newham Leisure Centre are hosting sessions that are aimed at anyone aged 14 or above who is visually impaired and wants to try track and field athletics are being run.
Cambridge Harriers are hosting an Invitational Women's 400m race in memory of Pat Kippax in conjunction with its BMC / Open Meeting on Wednesday 22nd July at Sutcliffe Park, Eltham SE9.
This is your once in a lifetime opportunity to access 4 of our courses and attend a generic CPD day for less than £100! The Newham Athletics Network's new programme aims at upskilling coaches with a range of qualifications and knowledge of how to set up groups and engage with participants, so they can develop quickly as a coach.
England Athletics chief executive Chris Jones and National Council Chair Tony Shiret dropped by London Heathside Athletics Club at Finsbury Park in mid-June as part of a series of club visits
We are pleased to announce that Nick Anderson will be running a workshop for the Kent London Athletics Network on Monday 6th July 7-9pm at the Beckenham Running Club.
West Ham United Foundation is delighted to host the Be Moore fundraising 10km run on Monday 25th May in order to aid the Moore Family Foundation's successful mentoring programme, which targets vulnerable year six pupils across east London and Essex.