Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers and Blackheath Bromley Harriers were in action in the Czech Republic, at the weekend representing Britain in the European Athletics A final for club Under 20 teams.
The combined eventers and race walkers headed to Boston, Lincolnshire, to contest their English Schools' Athletic Association titles. There were some excellent performances and great competition being seen across the weekend and throughout the age groups.
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 take the titles at British and Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships and Junior Home International
England made a clean sweep of the team titles at the Junior Home International mountain races which were part of the British Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships held in Peebles, Scotland, on 16 September.
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.
This year the English Schools' AA Combined Event Championships and the Race Walking Championships will take place on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September at the Princess Royal Arena in Boston, Lincolnshire.
ERRA National Men's 6 stage, Women's 4 stage, and Young Athletes road relays (inc Senior UK Championships)
The ERRA autumn road relays take place on Saturday 7 October at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. These will be the first to incorporate this additional senior championship in both the men's and women's events.For Senior Men entries will open following the area championships but entries for other races are now all open.
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.
Sunday's now iconic Simplyhealth Great North Run incorporated the England Athletics Half Marathon Championships for the second successive year. Our new Half Marathon champions are Sir Mo Farah and Gemma Steel.
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.