England Athletics News - 2012


A busy time for Duchy Athletics Network

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.

Recovery & Regeneration in Bedford

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.

Aviva Sportshall London Regional Championships 2012

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 10k Road Championships - entry open

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.

Yeovil Young Achiever to be celebrated in Parliament

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.

New event launched in Lake District

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.