South West


South West volunteer award winners

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.

Be part of the celebration - Hall of Fame and National Volunteer Awards 2018

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.

Book now for coach and athlete technical workshops

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.

What's On

England National Marathon Masterclass (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

National Performance Programme Weekend - Marathon Camp One

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.


Forest of Dean

National Speed Conference: Simplicity for Success

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)

Regional Coach and Athlete Development Day (Bath)

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