Our England Athletics regional Volunteer Awards presentation evenings are now well underway and Washington was the venue for the North East awards on 19 September. Nine North East Region winners received their awards and eight worthy runners up were presented with certificates and a bottle of bubbly.
NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of England Athletics Limited (Company) will be held at the Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Longford, Coventry, CV6 6AQ on Saturday 13th October 2018 at 11.00am.
The next set of Regional Coach Athlete Technical Workshops will be held on 14 October and you can book now. With the following events to be held on 11 November you can also put the date in your diary now.
England Athletics are pleased to announce a 16 strong team of athletes will represent their country at the Rennes 10k International, taking place in Brittany, France next month. The England team will compete on the roads over the 10k distance on a 1250m, 8 lap course against national teams from across Europe, providing developing athletes with an excellent opportunity to experience competing abroad.
The Virgin Money London Marathon process for club place allocation for the 2019 event has been announced. Applications will open on the week of 5 November with the number of club places allocated based on the number of registered first claim members over the age of 18 on that date. Please ensure your athlete registrations are up to date to be ready to apply for the maximum possible number of club places.
UK Athletics received board approval to change rule 21 S4 (8) regarding Composite Clubs, which took immediate effect (Sept 2018). This rule change will update the Composite Club process to as outlined.
During the week of 6th-12th October 2018 - in support of World Mental Health Day - England Athletics, are encouraging people to #RunAndTalk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by getting people talking about it. Will you join us by registering an organised run?
The Aviva Community Fund offers Athletics and Running Clubs the chance to get funding for causes important to your community. The Fund will finance over 500 projects across four different fund levels and three categories, giving money to communities across the UK.
England Athletics is pleased to announce details of this winter's marathon development weekends and workshops which were successfully launched last year. These weekends and workshops will once again provide a tremendous opportunity for athletes and coaches looking to develop their performance level at the marathon.
The England Team performed well at the 2018 British and Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships, which incorporated the Junior Home Countries International. Returning to Glendalough in the garden of Ireland's County Wicklow, conditions and terrain lent themselves to fast running.