The England Team performed well at the 2018 British and Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships, which incorporated the Junior Home Countries International. Returning to Glendalough in the garden of Ireland's County Wicklow, conditions and terrain lent themselves to fast running.
Day two of the England Athletics U17 and U15 Age group champs continued where day one left off - with a string of meeting records, ranking-topping performances, eye-catching marks and, more importantly, intense competition highlighting the strength in depth this meeting displays.
It may be the end of a long hot scorching summer, packed with a seemingly endless string of incredible performances, but tell that to England's best age group athletes who were more than keen and more than ready to stamp their mark on the 2018 season.
The England Athletics Under 17 and Under 15 Championships - including our Disability Athletics Age Group championships - take place at Bedford this weekend, Saturday and Sunday (25-26 August).
It may be the summer holidays, but that didn't detract from the intensity of this combined events championships, for so many reasons the highlight of the age group season. Far more than at senior level, some of the best in the country individually take on the complexity of multi-events as part of their training progression.
The England Athletics U17 and U15 Combined Events Championships 2018 takes place this Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 August at the Manchester Regional Arena.
The personal bests and championship records continued to tumble on the second day of the New Balance English Schools' Track and Field 2018 Championships at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham.
When the first day of the New Balance English Schools' Track and Field Championships got underway at Birmingham the athletes made the most of the opportunity to show their talent. With a stack of field events finals throughout the day there was impressive action happening constantly.
The New Balance English Schools' AA Track and Field Championships 2018 will take place this Friday and Saturday 13-14th July at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham. Great Britain N.I. topped the medal table at the recent European U18 Championships Hungary underlining the wealth of talent emerging from the schools system in recent years. Many of those medallists are due to compete in Birmingham, which provides another chance to see future stars earn their stripes on a national level.
Allerton Junior Athletics Club continues to develop athletes at county standard. Head coach of AJAC Glen Hilton is very proud of his athletes' achievements especially as the Club has only been in operation for three years. Glen said "I just love watching athletes enjoy our sport, doing well and developing."