England Athletics News


Virgin Money London Marathon Club entry opens 5 November

The Virgin Money London Marathon have announced the process for club place allocation for the 2019 event. Applications will open on 5 November with the number of club places allocated based on the number of registered first claim members over the age of 18 on that date. Please ensure your athlete registrations are up to date to be ready to apply for the maximum possible number of club places.

Gould and Vernon finish on top at Skiddaw

Emma Gould and Steve Vernon became senior England Athletics Mountain Running Champions at the British Athletics trial for the World Mountain Running Championships, with Joe Dugdale and Rosie Woodhams taking the U20 Men's and Women's titles respectively.

England Masters Marathon Opportunities for 2018 / 2019

England Athletics are pleased to announce the 2018 / 2019 marathon programme for Masters age group runners. We are working with the organisers of five of the country's biggest and best marathon. Masters runners starting at V35 upwards to V75 and above who are registered with an affiliated club will have the opportunity to earn themselves an England Masters representative vest.

Development opportunities coming up for athletes and coaches

We are pleased to invite coaches and athletes to attend our upcoming Regional Coach and Athlete Days. Starting in August these days include event specific Technical Workshops, with practical sessions for coaches and athletes, as well as opportunities to share ideas and discuss key subjects.

England Marathon Team Selections

England Athletics are pleased to announce the athletes who have been selected to represent England this autumn over the marathon distance for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon and the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Both the Frankfurt and Toronto marathons are IAAG Gold Label events that attract high quality competition and England Athletics are delighted to be working with the organiser of both events in providing competition opportunities for England internationals.