Important information about our communications and GDPR

Important information about our communications and GDPR

We are currently asking all people involved in the sport to log in to the profile they hold with us to confirm details including their mailing preferences.

This is being done due to important changes in the ways we will be communicating with the sport in the future and the new General Data Protection Regulations.

If you have not yet done so, please go to to and follow the steps on screen to confirm your details, and use the Forgotten URN or Forgotten Password links if needed. (In the event that you use the reminder functionality but have not received a link / reminder within one hour, please check your spam and junk folders.)

If you have already completed this process the options are available via the left hand menu.

Why we are doing this

We have updated our Privacy Statement and it is important that people in the sport read this to understand what data we collect and how it is used. Also, under new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), for certain communications, we need to be able to prove we have your permission to email you. We would like to take this opportunity to ensure that, when we need your consent to do so, we are emailing only those who really want to hear from us!

What can you expect from us?

England Athletics will still contact you to provide relevant and necessary information to you about your involvement in the sport such as details of rule changes and other key information.

However, whether you’re an Athlete, Coach, Official or Volunteer, we also want to provide you with regular updates, keeping you up to date with news and views about Athletics and Running. As well as information on our services and programmes to help you to achieve your goals, we will provide inspiring content to help develop your skills so you get the most out of our great sport.

Exclusive benefits and offers

Paying the fee to become a registered athlete with England Athletics entitles you to a set of exclusive benefits and offers and, to fulfil our promise to you, we will keep you informed about these benefits throughout the year. These currently include;

  • Up to 60% off top brands such as New Balance, Nike, Asics and Adidas footwear at DW Sports. Plus, for every purchase made, DW Fitness First will be putting £1 back into grassroots athletics and running.
  • 25% off 4-month gym membership with joining fee with DW Fitness First
  • 20% off AfterShokz headphones
  • Up to 30% off IHG hotels
  • 15% off Sunwise eyewear

In addition, from time to time we will provide access to other special offers, prize draws and competitions for everyone involved in the sport. We want your consent to send you information about other offers available from England Athletics and our sponsors so please sign up to make the most of these opportunities.

We will NEVER share your data with any third party for direct marketing purposes.

Your voice at England Athletics

We are continually looking at ways in which we can develop our thinking to enhance our members’ experience. We want to give people the opportunity to give their views on how the sport is run, so keeping channels of communication open with you is key for you to have your say.

Our news, straight to your inbox

Want to receive news like this direct to your inbox? Just to to confirm your details and the types of information you want to receive.

You can use the Forgotten URN or Forgotten Password links if needed. (In the event that you have not received a link / reminder within one hour, please check your spam and junk folders.)


Registered athletes

For more information about being a registered athlete and the offers available to you head to


Opportunities for coaches

Find out about development opportunities available for coaches with England Athletics at

For details of coaching qualifications see

For details of a range of other workshops see or

Many of the events and workshops available from England Athletics can be booked via uLearn. If you need a guide to help you creat an account / log in and book please click here (PDF - 900K).