Competition News


A string of good performances from England in Spain

Taking part in the high class Atapeurca International Cross Country in Burgos, Spain on Sunday 11 November, athletes from England had to work hard in their races. This early season event always attracts top athletes from Ehtiopia, Kenya and Countries around Europe, however Home Country athletes held their own with string of good performances.

Race Director course: 9 February 2019

runbritain are holding a Race Directors' Course in Stoke-on-Trent on 9 February 2019. The Race Directors' course is a must for anyone looking to improve the quality of any event they deliver and support. This is particularly useful for partners and junior team members wanting to take on more responsibility and organise their own events in the future.

Saucony ECCA National Cross Country Relays

There were some great races once again as the cross country relays were held at their now traditional home of Berry Hill Park, Mansfield. Large fields were involved and a range of clubs made their impression on the event as the athletes contested the titles and medals at the front end and many rivalries through the fields.

Saucony English Cross Country Relays: preview

Another bumper entry has been received for this years Saucony English Cross Country Relays which will be taking place on Saturday 3 November. This is the 33rd time the Relays have been staged and Berry Hill Park, Mansfield plays host for the 30th consecutive year.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

Highlights from events including the Frankfurt Marathon, Dublin Marathon and Ljubljana Marathon. Catch up on some of the highlights on a weekend which also saw the men's world half-marathon record fall at the Valencia Half Marathon and British Masters athletes in action at the BMAF Cross Country Relay Championships at Long Eaton.

England Athletics team produce solid display in Mainova Frankfurt Marathon

Led by a personal best from Aaron Scott, the England Athletics team coped with chilly conditions and strong winds at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon. Matt Sharp finished three places behind and Steven Bayton crossed the finish line on the Festhalle's red carpet in 30th. Dani Nimmock ran 2:38:54 for 23rd in the women's race, just over half a minute down on her best.