Fresh off the back of his British Athletics Indoor Championships success, Great Britain International Shot Putter Scott Lincoln attended Allerton Junior Athletics Club to put the young athletes through their paces and run a Shot Put technical demonstration.
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Warwickshire based club Spa Striders are one of a number of clubs who have recently completed the England Athletics Club Run programme. The club welcomed the visits by Gloucestershire based coach, Kerry Newell. The sessions were aimed at helping prepare runners for the 5 miles and 10k distances, with a number of the club's runners going on to set personal bests at a 10k race in February.
East End Road Runners were out in force at the Big Half marathon. Most of the club were either running the half marathon or volunteering on a water station at mile 3. For a lot of members this was the furthest distance they had run.
The ERWL and Enfield Haringey AC lost a great supporter and servant when Bernie Hercock passed away on 25th February. Bernie's funeral will take place at 11.30am on 21st March at The Enfield Crematorium. We publish an obityary sent by the Club.
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On 22 February in Brighton, the Active Sussex Network brought together 65 local stakeholders to discuss best practice in engaging with inactive communities, drawing from examples from keynote speaker, Birmingham City Council's Karen Creavin.
Our Team Spirit Champions session are now underway and helping clubs develop the best ways to attract volunteers, and of ensuring their volunteers have an enjoyable and effective involvement in the sport. You can book now and read how a range of people from clubs have already benefitted from these Spirit of 2012 funded sessions.
Cross country runners turned out in droves to compete in the Saucony English National Cross Country Champs last Saturday. The venue - Parliament Hill Fields - is what many consider as the Home of the sport. Overall the numbers finishing totalled 6444 - up 1156 on the 2015 record, a fantastic 21% growth.