Rennes 10k team announcement

England Athletics are pleased to announce a 16 strong team of athletes will represent their country at the Rennes 10k International, taking place in Brittany, France next month. The England team will compete on the roads over the 10k distance on a 1250m, 8 lap course against national teams from across Europe, providing developing athletes with an excellent opportunity to experience competing abroad.

Apply to the Aviva Community Fund to help your club

The Aviva Community Fund offers Athletics and Running Clubs the chance to get funding for causes important to your community. The Fund will finance over 500 projects across four different fund levels and three categories, giving money to communities across the UK.

#RunAndTalk: will you join us? Register your run now

During the week of 6th-12th October 2018 - in support of World Mental Health Day - England Athletics, are encouraging people to #RunAndTalk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by getting people talking about it. Will you join us by registering an organised run?

Composite Clubs Rule update

UK Athletics received board approval to change rule 21 S4 (8) regarding Composite Clubs, which took immediate effect (Sept 2018). This rule change will update the Composite Club process to as outlined.

Reminder: Virgin Money London Marathon Club entry

The Virgin Money London Marathon process for club place allocation for the 2019 event has been announced. Applications will open on 5 November with the number of club places allocated based on the number of registered first claim members over the age of 18 on that date. Please ensure your athlete registrations are up to date to be ready to apply for the maximum possible number of club places.

Sign up now for Marathon Development activities

England Athletics is pleased to announce details of this winter's marathon development weekends and workshops which were successfully launched last year. These weekends and workshops will once again provide a tremendous opportunity for athletes and coaches looking to develop their performance level at the marathon.

Diane Charles (Leather)

England Athletics is greatly saddened to hear of the passing of Diane Charles (Leather) who was a pioneer of distance running, including being the first woman to break 5min for the mile as well as breaking world records at 440 yards, 880 yards and 1500m.We would like to express our condolences to her family and friends at this time.