England Athletics News


Be a part of the celebration at our Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards

You can be part of the evening as we honour volunteers who have made an outstanding contribution to athletics and running in their community, and induct more of the greats of the sport into the England Athletics Hall of Fame. Join us as Katharine Merry hosts the event at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on Saturday 14 October and speaks to some of the great characters of the sport.

England Masters Age Group Marathon: 2017-2018 Representative Opportunities

England Athletics are delighted to announce that we will once again be offering England Athletics registered runners the chance to qualify to represent their country at Masters age group level. On Sunday 8thOctober at the MBNA Chester Marathon around 200 club runners in the age groups V35 through to V75 will don the England vest in a representative team competition having qualified to compete last autumn and earlier this Spring. The team will take on a Celtic Nations team.

Club & Championship entries for 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

Clubs affiliated with England Athletics will be able to apply for club entries into the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon. Club entries will open towards the end of October.The number of entries given to each club is based on how many first claim registered members over the age of 18 the club has. Please ensure yor registration are up to date to be ready to apply for you club places. Championship entries also open for eligible athletes towards the end of November.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

On a busy weekend most eyes were on the SimplyHealth Great North Run, the Great North CityGames, and the New Balance 5th Avenue Mile - but other action included Watford Open Graded Meeting, Southern U15/U20 Inter County Championships, DcaNation (France), Chinese National Games and on the road, the Munster and PKO Wroclaw Marathons, Lake Vyrnwy Half Marathon and City of Sterling 10k.