During the week of 6th-12th October 2018 England Athletics, supported by Mind the mental health charity, will be once again encouraging people to #RunAndTalk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by getting people talking about it.
The concluding day of the 2018 England Athletics UK CAU and AAA Senior Championships including disability championships saw incredible performances across sprint and distance races, and with world class marks in the field.
Day one of England Athletics UK CAU and AAA Senior Championships including disability championships produced a selection of quality performances as athletes put the finishing touches to their summer championships programmes and significantly earned spots on the team for next month's Manchester International.
Some of the best athletes in the country will gather in Manchester this weekend (28-29 July) for the England Athletics Senior, AAA and UK CAU Championships, including our Senior Disability Championships.
British Blind Sport and UK Coaching have created a new eLearning course 'Coaching People with a Visual Impairment'. This new course raises awareness of the crucial role coaches' play in helping people with visual impairments (VI) overcome barriers to participation in sport and physical activity, complementing UK Coaching's 'Person-centred' principle of great coaching.
Applications open again in July for clubs and RunTogether groups to join #runandtalk and appoint Mental Health Champions
England Athletics, supported by Mind the mental health charity, are encouraging Athletics Clubs and RunTogether Groups to join #RunAndTalk and appoint Mental Health Champions.
As Bexley Mencap's Keep Fit classfinishes, the GoodGym runners arrive to start their warm-up. Every week they'd say a quick hello to each other. As some of the Mencap group started to get fitter, they started to see some of the GoodGym runners more regularly at the Bexley parkrun, and now four members of Bexley Mencap have actually joined their local GoodGym and are not only getting fit but also taking an active part in carrying out good deeds to help their local community.
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.
This weekend saw new marks set in both the Senior and Under 20 Women's Heptathlon championships as the Combined Events action continued at Bedford. The men's events also saw tremendous competitions including an absolutely thrilling finale to the Under 20 men's event.
The England Athletics Senior and Under 20 Combined Events Championships are all set for an exciting second day with Day One drawing to a close at Bedford. There were also Under 18 and Disability events to enjoy.