England Athletics News


Jumps weekend workshop enables coaches to learn and share knowledge

England Athletics hosted a National coach and athlete jumps workshop last weekend which aimed to get the jumps community together, coaches and athletes sharing knowledge and networking. An impressive line up of top level coaches delivered presentations and sessions to 40 coaches and 19 athletes, with a good mix of senior and junior athletes working together.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

Highlights from the South, North and Midlands Cross Country Relay Championships, plus the Amsterdam Marathon, Toronto Waterfront Marathon and Sunday's Simplyhealth Great South Run. Also reports from the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (India), Cambridge Town Gown 10k and Bud's Run 5km (Birmingham).

10 Mile champs sees hat-trick for Thompson and win for Steel

Runners at last year's Great South Run had the tail end of Storm Brian to contend with, but what a difference a year makes. Yesterday the mass start runners were being advised to take on plenty of water and wear sun screen. This hugely popular event incorporated the England Athletics 10 Mile championships.

AAA Tom Pink Relays provide stiff competition at Lee Valley

The AAA Tom Pink Relays have been bringing joy to thousands of children across the country each year since 2007. The format, which introduces athletics competition to the younger age groups, has been funded from a legacy left to the AAA by the Pink Family in memory of their son Tom, a keen athlete who was tragically killed in a car accident at the age of 18.

Celebrating the great and the good in the England Athletics family

What have Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill, Geoff Capes, Katharine Merry, Bracknell AC Game Changers, RunTogether Mind Sole and Orion Harriers have in common? The answer: they were all recognized for their contribution to athletics and running at the England Athletics 2018 Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards evening in October.

Club Support Services from England Athletics

England Athletics have a dedicated team of Club Support Managers that can provide support and guidance to affilated Athletics and Running Clubs. Read more on how a CSM helped a Cornwall club to raise awareness of the importance of physical preparation as part of athlete development.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

A look at some of the top athletics performances from the past week at events including the Youth Olympic Games, Durban 10km, Manchester Half Marathon, Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run, and the Cardiff Cross Challenge. Other highlights include the Medibank Melbourne Marathon Festival (Australia), The Running Festival at Goodwood, Eden Project Marathon (Cornwall), and Asda Foundation Yorkshire Marathon.