On Saturday 13 October we will induct more of the greats of the sport into the England Athletics Hall of Fame and honour those volunteers who have made an outstanding contribution to athletics and running. You can join us, Hall of Fame inductees, volunteers and more at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, for this exciting awards evening.
This National Fitness Day (26 September), DW Fitness First is delighted to pioneer a new lunchtime fitness concept, the Healthy Half Hour, encouraging companies across the UK to give their staff half an hour extra paid lunch break if their employees pledge to do something active.
Walsall in the West Midlands was the venue to celebrate our amazing volunteers in that region. Katharine Merry hosted the evening and Acting Regional Chair Dave Lodwick presented the awards to the winners and runners up in ten categories. Winners are then put forward to our National Volunteer Awards.
Our England Athletics regional Volunteer Awards presentation evenings are now well underway and Washington was the venue for the North East awards on 19 September. Nine North East Region winners received their awards and eight worthy runners up were presented with certificates and a bottle of bubbly.
NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of England Athletics Limited (Company) will be held at the Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Longford, Coventry, CV6 6AQ on Saturday 13th October 2018 at 11.00am.
The next set of Regional Coach Athlete Technical Workshops will be held on 14 October and you can book now. With the following events to be held on 11 November you can also put the date in your diary now.
England Athletics are pleased to announce a 16 strong team of athletes will represent their country at the Rennes 10k International, taking place in Brittany, France next month. The England team will compete on the roads over the 10k distance on a 1250m, 8 lap course against national teams from across Europe, providing developing athletes with an excellent opportunity to experience competing abroad.
UK Athletics received board approval to change rule 21 S4 (8) regarding Composite Clubs, which took immediate effect (Sept 2018). This rule change will update the Composite Club process to as outlined.
During the week of 6th-12th October 2018 - in support of World Mental Health Day - England Athletics, are 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. Will you join us by registering an organised run?
The Aviva Community Fund offers Athletics and Running Clubs the chance to get funding for causes important to your community. The Fund will finance over 500 projects across four different fund levels and three categories, giving money to communities across the UK.