England's men's and women's teams both came away from the first staging of the Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships. As well as medals the team also picked up a host of PBs in the event in Cardiff.
There was a great day of action at Sutton Park as the Senior Men and Women and Young Athletes contested the autumn road relays titles. With Stockport Harriers claiming the men's title for the first time in the club's history and Aldershot, Farnham District winning the women's title for the third consecutive year the young athletes races saw the titles shared around.
Teams from across the globe will gather in Cardiff on Sunday 7th October for what will be the inaugural Commonwealth Half-Marathon Championships. England Athletics are pleased to be sending full teams to compete against teams from Australia, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, New Zealand, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, South Africa, Uganda, England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales are due to gather in Cardiff.
This coming weekend the MBNA Chester Marathon will host a team of around 170 runners England Age Group Masters runners who will don the specially designed England representative masters vest.
Two U23 English athletes are going out to Ljubljana, Slovenia to compete in The final round of the Mountain Running World Cup series this coming weekend.
Nottingham and the popular Ikano Bank Robin Hood Half-Marathon was host to this year's England Half Marathon Championships and two new worthy England Champions emerged from yesterday's race.
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.
Following the success of the England Masters versus Celtic Masters representative 10k competition earlier this year, we are delighted to announce that we will be repeating this opportunity in 2019. The representative opportunity will be incorporated within the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k for 12 May 2019. There will be three qualifying opportunities over the next months; one in the North, Midlands and South of England
A new workshop from England Athletics to help off-track clubs with event organisation is aimed at new or existing event organisers looking at staging road or multi-terrain races. This introductory workshop aims to provide clubs with both inspiration and information around setting up a new event or revitalizing an existing one.
Marc Scott (Richmond Zetland, Jerry Schumacher) and Jess Piasecki (Stockport Harriers) claimed the 2018 Men's and Women's England 10k titles in dominant style at last weekend's Trafford 10k.