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.
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.
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.
England Athletics are delighted to announce the complete line up of presenters for the National Endurance Conference which takes place near Exeter on 28th ad 29th October. The event is entitled How to Win - The Development of Power and Speed for Endurance, and there are some exciting additions to the speakers who will share their latest knowledge with delegates. There's still time to book your place!
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.
We are pleased to announce our Junior team who will compete in a Home Countries International incorporated into the British and Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships on 16 September 2017 in Peebles, Scotland.
The National Cross Country Relays 2017 will take place on Saturday 4th November at Berry Hill Park, Mansfield, Notts. Entries are now open for Team Managers to complete online.
The first of three workshops set up to support steeplechasers was enjoyed by 41 athletes and coaches at Birmingham University's new track. Two more free sessions are scheduled in Preston and Manchester.