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South Yorkshire Colleges receive Sportivate Funding to set Girls only run groups up

South Yorkshire FE colleges were invited to apply for sportivate funding by South Yorkshire Sport to support physical activity provision.  This round of funding was specifically targeted at girls aged 14-25 who don’t currently participate in sport or exercise.  Four out of six colleges in the county were successful with securing funding for College Run Groups for October 2014 to March 2015.

South Yorkshire Run Leader Workshop Series

Over 20 Run Leaders from across South Yorkshire have attend the Run Leader Workshop Series delivered by Stuart Hale and Marcus Scotney from Accelerate Performance Centre.  On the back of the three successful workshops Emma Brady, England Athletics South Yorkshire has organised an additional 4 workshops to take place between September and December 2014.

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How Do You Structure A Training Plan? (South Yorkshire Run Leader Workshop Series)

This workshop will help you to understand the basic steps you can advise any runner to help them safely develop their training on a weekly and monthly basis. From recovery to faster paced running these tips are logical and easy to follow for the beginner or more experienced runner.

Accelerate Performance Centre, 629 Attercliffe Road, SHEFFIELD, S9 3RD

Introducing Better Running Technique (South Yorkshire Run Leader Workshop Series)

This workshop will help you to structure your training session around improving any runners technique. This will include specific drills and strength exercise. For the bulk of the session will take a closer look at you own technique and how you can make changes to improve your running movement.

Accelerate Performance Centre, 629 Attercliffe Road, SHEFFIELD, S9 3RD

Inaugural BMC Track Festival and Northern Athletics 10k champs

Trafford AC is proud to announce its inaugural BMC Track Festival.   The all day programme of races will cater for elite to recreational runner, and is part of the Run Britain Grand Prix Series.  The men’s and women’s A races will be paced, and all athletes will receive a commemorative medal and a chip recorded time.

Longford Park