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UKA vacancy – Independent Chair for UK Rules Group

UK Athletics are seeking to recruit a new Independent Chair to lead and oversee the UKA Rules Group. This individual will work collaboratively with the UKA Board, Senior Executives, and other key stakeholders to ensure that the Rules Group operates effectively and functions efficiently in line with the groups wider Terms of Reference.

June 2024: Performance round up

Rounding off with the UK Athletics Championships, which this year acted as the Olympic trials, June has been a busy month of competitions. English athletes shone at the European Championships in Rome, our first England representative para athletics teams excelled in Nottwil and Paris and Molly Caudery and Callum Wilkinson set new British records.
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You can’t beat the adrenaline rush of sport! – Athlete Panel member, Tor Bennett-Williams

For BUCS medallist and Athlete Panel member, Tor Bennett-Williams, his coach Clover Court was instrumental in not only his early athletics career, but in moulding him into the successful adult he is today. We recently caught up to discuss all about his competitive journey through the sport, but also how he balances the dynamic of full-time work with athletics.
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Podcast #64: Olympic hopefuls seal spots in Paris

The latest England Athletics Podcast features a round-up from the UK Athletics Championships in Manchester, where Olympic hopefuls booked their spots at this summer's Paris 2024 Games.
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Athletics Pride Network (APN) setting future ambitions

As this years Pride Month draws to a close, the Athletics Pride Network (APN) have been busy, coming together to celebrate and realise the value of the APN in providing an environment to express yourself as a LGBTQ+ person in sport.
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Inter County Track and Field Championships to return to Alexander Stadium

We are pleased to confirm that the County Athletics Union Intercounty Championships will be held in conjunction with the England Athletics Senior and Under-20 Championships in Birmingham (19-21 July).

Jack Gray: Coaching Assistant Course

We had an opportunity to catch up with English and GB athlete, Jack Gray, after attending one of our Coaching Assistant courses to see how he found it and understand why he has deciding to get into coaching alongside his athletics career.
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Snowdon International Mountain Race: team selection

The Snowdon International Mountain Race takes place on 20 July and we are pleased to announce a strong England team which is a good mix of experience and athletes making their England debuts.
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CEO Blog: June 2024

Our CEO Chris Jones publishes his June blog: "I trust you are enjoying this wonderful summer of athletics with so much inclusive activity taking place across England and overseas involving English Athletes. We are looking forward to a summer of sport at home and abroard and also need to take the opportunity to influence the next government."

First athletes named for the British Paralympic team

Last week Team GB announced the very first athletes selected for this summer's Paralympic Games. With just over two months to go until the Games begin, we are proud to share that four of the ten athletes named are from England!

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