Over the last few days the Duchy Athletics Network (DAN) has been busy promoting Run England, launching its 2012 5k Race Series, preparing for Try Athletics Days and sharing good practice to a new member club on how to induct new members into clubs.
An endurance training session for athletes (including a steeplechase session with the water jump) followed by a talk on endurance athletes and coaching from Nick Sculthorpe will be taking place in Bedford on 14th April 2012.
Deaf UK Athletics' (DUKA) latest star, Rebecca Zelic won a magnificent Bronze medal at the recent European Deaf Athletics Championships held in Tallinn, Estonia.
187 promising sports performers from Derbyshire have shared more than £40,000 after each being awarded a bursary from Podium - a scheme to help local athletes in their bid to reach the top.
Crystal palace was the setting for the 2012 London primary schools finals which featured as part of the 2012 London youth games. Amongst the mass of many activities across different sports and abilities, the whole centre came alive as the Aviva Sportshall London Regional Championships 2012 got underway. The event saw competitors representing their schools..
England Athletics is happy to announce that their 10k Road Running Championships will again be held in conjunction with Bristol City Council. The Run Bristol 10k will be held on Sunday 20 May 2012 at Bristol Harbourside. Closing date for entries is 30th April.
One of Yeovil's stand-out young people has been recognised at the Young Achievers Awards event at the House of Commons. Yeovil's Tom Minchington, 18, is a winner in the sports category of the Young Achievers Awards, which recognise inspirational young people who have made outstanding contributions in volunteering.
To maximise the opportunities for potential new leaders and Run England groups across North Yorkshire, the NYAN and North Yorkshire Sport joined forces which will enable 4 LIRF courses to take place throughout 2012 in the county.
Nova International who organise events such as the Bupa Great North Run and work with England Athletics on projects including the Great School Run are launching a new event in the Lake District.
Lytham St Annes Running club was awarded their England Athletics' Club Accreditation. The club have been working towards this day for some time and it has been a great achievement for a developing club to attain this accreditation.