News - North West


Social media workshop on 17th September

North Cumbria Athletics Network (NCAN) in association with Active Cumbria are holding a social media workshop on 17th September in Carlisle. The workshop is for members of NCAN and registered Run England groups.

Survey for Run Leaders in Cumbria

In partnership with Active Cumbria, England Athletics are keen to grow and develop the sport at every level by providing high quality local athletics and running opportunities. As such, we are conducting a survey of all the Run Leaders in Cumbria.

Mums pushing the pace

LiRF (Leadership in Running Fitness) leader Lucy already runs with her daughter in a buggy and wanted to encourage friends and others to do the same. Last Saturday saw new participants: 2 pushy mums, a pushy dad and a pushy daughter!

A new PB for Princes Park as it plays host to NW NHS Games 5k

Park-goers enjoying the sunny skies on Sunday 29th June were joined by staff from NW NHS trusts as they took part in their annual NHS Games 5k. Now in its third year the 5k event continues to grow, attracting over 150 participants this year with support from the GetGoing! Campaign and England Athletics for 2014.

Get Going! in Liverpool at the NHS North West Games 5k

The NHS North West Games 5k event takes place on 29th June and this year is supported by England Athletics their Get Going! in Liverpool. The event is part of the NHS North West Games which is a workplace competition across a number of sports to provide a great motivation to help get the workforce more active, build stronger bonds within teams as well as have some good old-fashioned fun.

Partnership with National Trust for new 3-2-1 running route

England Athletics, National Trust and Merseyside Sports Partnership have been working together to bring a second 3-2-1 route to Liverpool as part of the GetGoing! campaign for the city. The three routes - 1K, 1.5K and 2.5K in distance - offer a picturesque setting within the grounds of the wood-framed wattle-and-daub Tudor manor house.

England Athletics Consultation Survey - Now Live

Following the conclusion of the 2014 England Athletics Regional Club conference series, England Athletics committed to consulting the wider sport on the key issues that were raised. A short survey that covers these topics is now live.