The ERRA Autumn road relays produced a packed day of action. The young athletes competed in their events and provided the spectators with some great competitions to watch before the senior men's six stage and women's four stage finals were decided with some exciting battles for the medals.
The ERRA Autumn road relays take place on Saturday 7 October at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. These will be the first to incorporate the additional UK Senior Championship in both the men's and women's events. England Athletics will be covering the event live on social media.
The 2018 World Marathon Challenge launches next week - join hundreds of other athletes around the world by taking part in the World Marathon Challenge, a relay event where teams of 26-36 runners try to break the world marathon record.
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.
You can be part of the evening as we honour volunteers who have made an outstanding contribution to athletics and running in their community, and induct more of the greats of the sport into the England Athletics Hall of Fame. Join us as Katharine Merry hosts the event at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on Saturday 14 October and speaks to some of the great characters of the sport.
Athletes between the ages of 15 and 23 can apply for grants from Ron Pickering Memorial Fund. The deadline for applications is Sunday 19 November 2017.Grants to athletes over 23 may be made in exceptional circumstances.
This year the English Schools' AA Combined Event Championships and the Race Walking Championships will take place on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September at the Princess Royal Arena in Boston, Lincolnshire.
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.
Ashford Leisure Trust was pleased to welcome IAAF Word Athletics Championships Silver 4x400m relay medallist Laviai Nielsen and the Mayor of Ashford to the McAuthur Glen Designer Outlet on Sunday 10th September for the 2017 Ashford Leisure Trust Talented Athlete Celebration event, held to celebrate the successes of the 14 local talented athletes supported by Ashford Leisure Trust as part of its talented athlete programme.
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.