Club News


Game Changers funding now open

Today we launch the third round of funding of our successful Game Changers programme. The funding is open to all affiliated clubs, RunTogether groups, and Athletics Associations / Networks or external organisations that work with affiliated clubs in England that are looking to make volunteering accessible for people there might normally be barriers for.

East Region volunteer award winners

The first of the England Athletics regonal Volunteer Awards were presented last weekend during our Age Group championships in Bedford. All 10 East Region winners received their awards on the Sunday in front of their colleagues, athletes, coaches, officials and spectators.

Gun to Tape - Event Organisers' workshops

A new workshop from England Athletics to help off-track clubs with event organisation is aimed at new or existing event organisers looking at staging road or multi-terrain races. This introductory workshop aims to provide clubs with both inspiration and information around setting up a new event or revitalizing an existing one.

Register your organised run for #RunAndTalk

During the week of 6th-12th October 2018 in support of World Mental Health Day England Athletics, supported by Mind the mental health charity, 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.

New EduCare Mental Wellbeing in Sport and Physical Activity Workshop

A new 'Mental Wellbeing in Sport and Physical Activity' workshop is now available. This online course was written by EduCare in partnership with Jane Fylan, UK Athletics Duty of Care Lead. It is aimed at those who participate in sport and their support networks such as leaders, coaches, club volunteers, family and medical support staff.

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.