Nominations are invited for one role on the UK Member’s Council (UKMC) of UKA. One election will be held for the Representative of Non-Track & Field Clubs. Affiliated Clubs of the National Associations practising Disciplines of Athletics other than track and field athletics will be eligible to vote in this election.
Our England Athletics regional Volunteer Awards presentation evenings are now complete and the South West awards were presented on 29 September at the Exeter Golf & Country Club. Ten South West Region winners received their awards from special guest Jo Pavey.
On Saturday 13 October we will induct more of the greats of the sport into the England Athletics Hall of Fame and honour those volunteers who have made an outstanding contribution to athletics and running. You can join us, Hall of Fame inductees, volunteers and more at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, for this exciting awards evening.
The next set of Regional Coach & Athlete Technical Workshops will be held on 14 October and you can book now. With the following events to be held on 11 November you can also put the date in your diary now.
There will be a mixture of group training sessions and time to train, coach network and development sessions. Talks from experienced coaches and athletes to share best practice.
Training, physiology and nutrition for marathon runners.Birmingham University Track, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham
Masterclass for marathon performance driven coaches. Only 10 coach places available. Length 90 mins. Looking at how to read physiology tests, periodising elite marathon training phases, bloods and climatic factors.Birmingham University Track, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham
There will be a mixture of group training sessions and time to train, coach network and development sessions. Among those involved are Britain's second fastest female marathon runner Mara Yamauchi, leading physiologist Dr Charlie Pedlar and one of Britain's best endurance coaches Bud Baldaro.
The National Speed Conference is back with a bang, with top speakers and practical sessions! The conference is open to coaches of all levels although the content will be tailored around Athletics Coach level and above.Ibis Hotel, 313 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9LQ (practical sessions at Alexander Stadium B42 2LR)
Workshops aimed at all Coaches who have a UKA coaching licence. The sessions are event group specific and you book for the one relevant for you. The aim is to bring coaches and athletes together to network and improve coaching practice. The sessions will be delivered by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead with support from National Level Coaches.Bath University Sports Training Village, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY