Jake Norris provided the highlight of the first day of the England Athletics U23 and U20 Championships as he unleashed a new UK record in the U20 hammer. There were impressive performances across a number of other events as the titles were decided.
The British Athletics League is once again holding a packed day of action which brings together the best athletes from across its league in an event at Bedford on Saturday 7 July. You can be a part of it and gain a taste of officiating at this exciting event.
This weekend sees the England Athletics U23 and U20 Championships and Trials for the World Junior Championships taking place at Bedford International Stadium. With almost 1000 athletes entered in a full range of track and field events, it's set to be a packed weekend of action.
England Athletics are pleased to announce that online entry for the England Athletics Senior, AAA and UK CAU champs - including Senior Disability Championships - is now open.
Recent results from the world of the sport, including coverage of the Oslo Diamond League, Stockholm Diamond League,NCAA Championships, area championshipsand Zharnel Hughes'9.91 100m in Kingston, while other recent highlights included the 90-kilometreComrades Marathon inSouth Africa, NYRR New York Mini 10K (USA), and AtletiCAGenve (Switzerland).
For over a decade Guernsey Athletics and Intertrust have brought high level Track Field athletics to the Channel Islands. 2018 promises to be even more exciting in terms of the showcase of stars of the future as England U20s and Scottish Athletics National Academy are both sending teams to the meeting which will be held at Footes Lane track on Guernsey on 23 June.
The late May Bank Holiday weekend saw the UK Javelin Carnival return to Loughborough University for the 4th time. Now in its 7th edition, the event continues to go from strength to strength with some outstanding results across all age groups and just under 50% of competitors taking home either a personal or season's best.
Following a recent incident where a hammer thrown from a well maintained cage, carried 6 lanes of a track and caused a minor injury to a spectating athlete; UK Athletics (UKA) has produced new guidance for the safe management of hammer and discus throwing. The guidance is applicable to both training and competition situations, and should be implemented immediately.
Recent results from the world of the sport, including the British Athletics Mountain Running Challenge and Golden Roof Challenge. Reports on the Rome Diamond League, UK Women's League Premier Division match in Eton, British Athletics League Premiership match in Cardiff and the FBK Games in Hengelo, plus other recent results from around the world.
This year's Home Countries International event was incorporated into the European Mountain Running trial and was also the British Athletics Mountain Running Championships. The day was very misty and damp making the descents quite slippery underfoot, the race was two laps over a distance of 10.4km with a total ascent of 780m.