Coach and Athlete Development Opportunities: Feb-Apr 2020 - Book Now

England Athletics is hosting a range of Coach and Athlete Development Opportunities nationwide through late February, March and April with booking available online.  These opportunities, across Endurance, Jumps, Throws and Speed, Run Leader Development, Youth coaching, Movement Skills and Physical Preparation include:


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School yearAgeAge groupRecommended
maximum distance
Distance increments
Year 37-8 1200m
Year 48-9 1600m+400m
Year 59-10 2000m+400m
Year 610-11 2500m+500m
Year 711-12Under 133500m+1000m (over 2 years)
Year 812-13 3500m
Year 913-14Under 155000m+1500m (over 2 years)
Year 1014-15 5000m
Year 1115-16Under 176500m+1500m (over 2 years)
Year 1216-17 10,000m
Year 1216-17Under 1810,000m+3500m (over 2-3 years)
Year 1317-18Under 2010,000m
University18-19 10,000m


5-6 Jan Senior and U20 England Athletics and Area Combined Events Championships (including 3k Race Walk Championship and BMC Event)SheffieldResults
BMC Results
23 FebECCA Saucony National Cross Country ChampionshipsLeedsResults
23-24 Feb England U20, U17 and U15 Indoor Age Group ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
9-10 MarEngland U17 and U15 Age Group Combined Events ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
16 MarNew Balance ESAA Cross Country Championships LeedsResults
23 MarNational Primary and Year 7 Cross Country FinalsPrestwold Hall near LoughboroughResults
6 AprERRA 6 and 12 Stage RelaysSutton Coldfield
14 AprEngland Athletics 10k ChampionshipsBrightonResults
28 AprEngland Athletics Marathon ChampionshipsLondonResults
11 MayEngland Athletics 5k ChampionshipsIpswichReport and results
25-26 MayEngland Senior and U20 Combined Events Championships and Disability Open ChampionshipsBedfordResults
26 MayMasters team: 10kBirminghamReport and results
27 MayBIGish Jumps and Throws FestBedfordResults
2 JunMountain Running ChampionshipsKeswick
7 JunEngland Athletics 10,000m ChampionshipsWalthamstowResults
22-23 JunEngland Athletics U23 and U20 Championships (Inc European Trials)BedfordResults
12-13 JulNew Balance English Schools' AA Track and Field ChampionshipsBirminghamResults
27 JulEngland Athletics 5000m ChampionshipsMilton KeynesResults
27-28 JulEngland Athletics Senior AAA and UKCAU Championships
England Athletics Disability Championships
3-4 AugEngland U17 and U15 Combined Events ChampionshipsManchesterResults
11 AugEngland Athletics 5M ChampionshipsPreston
17-18 AugArea U17 and U15 ChampionshipsVarious
31 Aug - 1 SeptEngland U17 and U15 Championships and U13-U20 Disability ChampionshipsBedfordResults
1 Sept
Masters team: Half MarathonMaidenhead Results
8 SeptGreat North RunNewcastle
21-22 SeptEnglish Schools' AA Combined Events and Walks ChampionshipsExeterResults
6 OctERRA 6 and 4 Stage Road RelaysSutton Coldfield
6 OctEngland Team/Club Marathon ChampionshipsChesterResults
13 OctEngland Athletics Half Marathon ChampionshipsBirmingham
20 OctMasters team: MarathonYorkshire

Run Leader Development

6-7 JanEngland Athletics Indoor Combined Events Championships and indoor Race Walk champs

(with BMC Indoor on 7th)
BMC Results
3 FebBUCS Cross Country ChampionshipsBrunelResults
16-18 FebBUCS Indoor Track and Field ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
17-18 FebBritish Athletics Indoor ChampionshipsBirminghamResults
24 FebECCA Saucony National Cross Country ChampionshipsLondonResults
24 FebBritish Masters 10 Mile ChampionshipsRhyl
24-25 FebEngland Age Group ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
25 FebBritish Masters Indoor, Winter Throws and Indoor Pentathlon ChampionshipsLee ValleyResults
10 MarUK CAU & Cross Challenge FinalLoughboroughResults
10-11 MarEngland Age Group Combined Events ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
11 MarEngland Athletics 10km Walk ChampionshipsCoventry
10-11 MarBritish Masters Indoor and Winter Throws ChampionshipsLondonResults
17 MarNew Balance English Schools' AA Cross Country ChampionshipsLeedsResults
17 MarBritish Masters Cross Country ChampionshipsForresResults
24 MarHome Countries and SIAB (Schools' International) Cross Country ChampionshipsNottinghamResults
14 AprERRA National 12 & 6 Stage RelaysBirmingham
22 AprVirgin Money London Marathon (inc England Athletics Marathon Championships)LondonResults
27 AprEngland Athletics 5k Championships (incorporated within the Mid-Cheshire 5k)CheshireReport and Results
28 AprBritish Masters Road RelaysBirmingham
5-7 MayBUCS Track and Field ChampionshipsBedfordResults
20 MayLoughborough InternationalLoughboroughResults
20 MayBritish Athletics + RWA + CAU 10km Walk and Younger Age Group Walk ChampionshipsCoventry
27 MayVitality Masters Mile (as part of the Westminster Mile festival)
26-27 MayEngland Athletics Senior / U20 Combined Events Championships

- including Disability Open

- including U18 hurdles races for European Youth Championships qualification
3 JuneBritish Masters 10,000m, Pentathlon and Walk ChampionshipsOxfordResults
16-17 JuneEngland Athletics U23 / U20 Track & Field and Walks ChampionshipsBedfordResults
17 JuneBritish Masters 5k and 5k Walk champsHorwich
24 JuneBritish Masters 30km Trail ChampionshipsKent
30 June - 1JulyBritish Athletics Championships and European TrialsBirminghamResults
13-14 JulyNew Balance English Schools' AA ChampionshipsBirminghamResults
14-15 JulyBritish Masters Combined Events ChampionshipsSheffieldResults
22 JulyBritish Masters Half Marathon ChampionshipsRedhill
28-29 JulyEngland Athletics, UK CAU and AAA Championships, including Senior Disability ChampionshipsManchesterResults
5 AugBritish Masters 10k ChampionshipsStoke on Trent
4-5 AugEngland Athletics U17 / U15 Combined Events Championships, Home Countries International Combined Events Championships
15 AugManchester International, including England Athletics 10,000m ChampionshipsManchesterResults
25-26 AugEngland Athletics U17/ U15 Track & Field and Walks Championships and
England Athletics Disability Age Group Championships
25-26 AugBritish Masters Track and Field ChampionshipsBirminghamResults
2 Sept50km Walks ChampionshipsDouglas
15-16 SeptEnglish Schools' AA Combined Events and Walks ChampionshipsBedfordResults
6 OctERRA Men's 6 stage, Women's 4 stage and Young Athletes Road RelaysSutton Coldfield 
7 OctBritish Masters Marathon ChampionshipsChesterResults
27 OctBritish Masters Cross Country RelaysLong EatonResults
3 NovSchools International PentathlonGlasgow
24 NovEnglish Schools' AA Cross Country CupSuffolkResults

Movement Skills & Physical Preparation

2 February 2020Granollers Half Marathon (Spain)Team announcement
Report and results
13 FebruaryArmagh 5k/3k International (Ireland)Team announcement
Report and results
21 March now 12 SeptAntrim Coast Half Marathon (Ireland)Team announcement
** Team selected - postponed to 12/09/2020 **
25 April now TBCAttnanger Road Mile International (Austria) ** Event postponed date TBC ** New selection policy posted when event confirmed
1 May now TBCTrofeo Opitergium 5k/10k, Oderzo (Italy) U20Selection policy (PDF 240kB) updated July 2020
** Event postponed date TBC **
16 May now 26 SeptAnglo Celtic Plate 100km Home InternationalGo to Ultra website section
Selection Policy (PDF 200kB)
11 OctoberRennes 10k (France)Event cancelled for 2020
18 OctoberScotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (Canada)Selection policy (PDF 240kB) updated July 2020
25 OctoberMainova Frankfurt Marathon (Germany)Selection policy (PDF 240kB) updated July 2020


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