Truro Running Club are the latest club to take part in the England Athletics Club Run initiative. As one of England Athletics most south westerly affiliated club in the heart of Cornwall the club were delighted to be involved in this national programme.
Becoming a coach or leader is a great way of enjoying athletics and running. Whether you are an athlete looking for a new dimension to your role in the sport, a parent wanting to get more involved or are inspired by seeing how coaches have made a difference to people’s lives coaching has plenty to offer.
With 18 of the first 20 male finishers and 15 of the first 20 female finishers, the Men’s and Women’s teams from Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire brought real class to the field at Sunday’s Glastonbury Round the Tor 10k, the opening event in this year’s South West Inter-County Road Championship.
County championships will be taking place across England this summer. The vast majority of events will be happening in May with some counties also arranging additional events to take place at other times.
England Athletics’ National Endurance Conference with speakers including Malcolm Brown (coached to many international athletes as well as Alistair and Jonny Brownlee), and Barry Fudge (Head of Endurance at British Athletics). You can be part of the weekend which takes the theme “How to Win - the development of power and speed for endurance” and has a mix of workshop, practical, discussion and networking sessions.The Devon Hotel, Old Matford Lane, Exeter EX2 8XU