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Review of the runbritain Medical Guidelines

The runbritain Medical Advisory Group are soon going to begin a review of the current runbritain Medical Guidelines document. The Medical Guidelines were produced to assist race organisers in ensuring that they have adequate medical provision at their races.

Journey to the Gold Coast: Bianca Williams

On the 4th April 2018 the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games will be getting underway on Australia's Gold Coast. Last month, Team England announced which athletes had been selected to take the 75 allocated places on the athletics squad, and those athletes will now be preparing for what is considered the competition pinnacle for England representative teams. We will be catching up with various members of the squad as they set their sights on next year's event in Queensland.

English Schools' AA Cross Country Cup Final: preview

The English Schools' AA 37th Cross Country Cup Final takes place this Saturday 27th November at Sevenoaks School in Kent. Competing for the school team title are Juniors (years 7/8) and Intermediates (years 9/10). This year's course is around the school, with the course going slightly uphill at the start and from about half way round the final section it is flat and fast.

Championships dates for 2018

With 2018 on the way we have published our list of track and field championships for 2018. Our championships page also includes details of other national events and a downloadable PDF of other key events on the fixture list.

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon Club and Championship entries now open

The Virgin Money London Marathon have opened club entries and published the entry process and place allocation for the 2018 event.Club secretaries must submit their application by 5pm on Friday 8 December.Applications for a championship entry into the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon are also now open.Runners will need to submit their application by 5pm on Monday 8 January 2018.

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While the 30th British and Irish Masters Cross Country International was taking place in Northern Ireland over the weekendthere was plenty of other action both overseas and in the UK, including road racing and cross country both at home and abroad.

National Cross-Country School Finals Return to Prestwold Hall for 2018

Following a highly successful switch to Prestwold Hall near Loughborough in 2017, the National Cross-Country Finals for school years 5, 6, and 7 will return to the same venue on Saturday March 24th2018. England Athletics will be supporting the event again, and with the action from the course being live-streamed on a 12 metre screen, and live across the world, it certainly has a big occasion feel about it.

Journey to the Gold Coast: Laura Weightman

On the 4th April 2018 the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games will be getting underway on Australia's Gold Coast. Last month, Team England announced which athletes had been selected to take the 75 allocated places on the athletics squad, and those athletes will now be preparing for what is considered the competition pinnacle for England representative teams. We will be catching up with various members of the squad as they set their sights on next year's event in Queensland.

Athletics Weekly's latest weekly round-up

While Jess Judd and Mahamed Mahamed were among the winners at the British Athletics Cross Challenge meeting in Milton Keynes and Laura Muir won her third consecutive Scottish short course cross country title, there was plenty of other action taking place including World Championships marathoner runs 2:30 in Japan, while Fionnuala McCormack, Steph Twell and Lily Partridge compete at Cross de Atapuerca in Spain.

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