The 2017 South West regional championships were decided on the results from two events - the Glastonbury 10k and the Great West Run Half Marathon. And incentivised by the Regional Championships, County teams from across the South West dominated the results in Exeter's Great West Run held on 15th October.
Congratulations to Lytham St Annes Road Running Club, winner of our easyfundraising competition, who have won a £100 bonus donation.
England Athletics are pleased to be sponsoring the Fields in Trust annual Awards again this year, in partnership with parkrun. We encourage athletics and running projects and groups to apply - deadline is 22nd October.
England Athletics 10M champs: Chris Thompson to defend Simplyhealth Great South Run title in Portsmouth
Chris Thompson will defend his Simplyhealth Great South Run title at the world's leading 10-mile event in Portsmouth this weekend.In the women's race, Charlotte Purdue and Gemma Steel will battle it out for honours.Tracy Barlow, who also represented Great Britain over the marathon in this summer's World Championships, will challenge Purdue and Steel in a largely domestic field which incorporates the England Athletics10 Mile Championships.
We have details of our final consultation events of 2017. Whatever your role in the sport we want you to come along, tell us what you think and discuss the issues facing the sport as we shape our future work. Thank you to all those who have already contributed or told us they plan to attend. Please make sure your voice is heard.
Following performance at the Virgin London Marathon and England Championships last month a team of athletes were selected to represent England at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon which takes place this weekend on 22nd October.
We have recently contacted clubs to let them know details of new club affiliation and athlete registration fees that will be in place for the 2018/19 affiliation year, effective 1 April 2018.
England Athletics would like to bring to your attention some new documents regarding Throws Safety procedures that have been produced by UKA - these are relevant to officials, coaches, event organisers and facility operators.
England Athletics is pleased to announce the results of its 2017 Board Election. The candidate who clubs and member organisations elected to the available position on the England Athletics Board is Tim Soutar (Blackheath Bromley Harriers AC).
Five athletes go sub-2:06 and Tadelech Bekele wins women's race, while Luke Traynor and Rebecca Hilland claim Manchester Half Marathon victories. Reports on the British Athletics Cardiff Cross Challenge, the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run half-marathon and the inaugural Birmingham International Marathon can be found in their online events section.