England Athletics and the English Cross Country Association are pleased to announce the England teams selected for the Belgium CrossCup event in Rotselaar on 11 February 2018.
A team of five athletes headed to Granollers in Spain over the weekend, to represent England at this well-established Half Marathon and collectively reduced their life time bests by an impressive 8 minutes 10 seconds!
Online entry is available for both our Age Group indoor track and field championships, which take place at the EIS Sheffield on 24 - 25 February (U20, U17 and U15 Individual) and 10-11 March (U17 and U15 Combined Events). Closing date for Individual champs is today Monday 5th February!
Jake Heyward breaks British U20 indoor 3000m 50-year-old record in Cardiff, plus this weekend featured the BUCS Cross Country Championships and top indoor meetings in New York and Karlsruhe. In the UK thre are reports from Eton, Loughborough, Alsager, Chichester, Dewsbury and Blackburn, with news and results of note from other events across the world.
England Athletics are pleased to announce the England team for the Anglo Celtic Plate 100k Home International which takes place in Redwick in South Wales on Saturday 31st March. A team of four men and two women will represent England over this gruelling challenge.
A team of 9 athletes, 4 coaches and physio travelled to Hustopece, Czech Republic to compete in the High Jump Gala in the Sport Halle. Of the 5 competitions on the day, England athletes competed with distinction in 4 of them. The England team also had the opportunity to network with the Elite athletes and their coaches, and all returned home suitably inspired for the forthcoming season.
Naomi Ogbeta, was the stand-out performer in a strong outing by the England team in Bratislava. Naomi produced a new British U23 Indoor Triple Record of 13.52m to take victory in the women's triple jump. This was alongside several other England athletes recording personal and season's bests.
Much attention this weekend was on the area cross country championships (reports here) and Laura Muir's Scottish 800m record (report here). Also, Edoburun clocks a world-class 60m PB, while Lily Partridge wins the Seville Half and Holly Mills is third at the Combined Events International.
A qualifying standard and a number of personal bests were the highlights of our successful England team trip to Vienna. The team was a mix of experienced and developing young athletes selected from trial races and rankings.
England Athletics are pleased to announce the addition of two further international competition opportunities for endurance athletes in the U20 and U23 age groups. Both competitions take place on the road and complement the existing opportunities offered on the track, indoors and over the country.