The North East team is celebrating after they successfully retained the regional trophy at the Typhoo National Junior Athletics Championships. Over 240 of the country’s finest young disabled athletes took part in this weekend’s event in Coventry.
England Athletics and easyfundraising are pleased to announce that the winner of the easyfundraising Spring competition is the Northern Frontrunners Athletics Club. They will receive £150 of New Balance kit for their club.
More than 2500 children from Gateshead, aged between 5 and 10 years, ran as part of the campaign to get children active from an early age. Children were spurred on by World and Indoor European champion Richard Kilty and the 65,000 runner milestone was reached in Saltwell Park.
Hundreds of primary school children took part in the INEOS GO Run For Fun® event in Newcastle this week, cheered on by GO Run For Fun ambassador World and Indoor European 60m Champion, Richard Kilty, sponsors Bond Dickinson, and campaign mascot Dart.