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Yorkshire and Humberside volunteer award winners

Our England Athletics regional Volunteer Awards presentation evenings are now complete and the Yorkshire and Humberside awards were presented on 19 September at the Holiday Inn Wakefield. Ten Yorkshire and Humberside Region winners received their awards. The Volunteer Awards 2018 are a chance to celebrate and recognise the unsung heroes amongst all of our volunteers in the Athletics and Running community.

How our Club Support Manager helped Bradford Airedale Athletics Club

England Athletics have a dedicated team of Club Support Managers that can provide support and guidance to affiliated Athletics and Running Clubs. Bradford Airedale Athletics Club recently accessed support through Club Support Manager, Emma Hurst for challenges they were facing around facility developments at Horsfall Stadium in Bradford. 

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.

What's On

Movement Skills Workshop: Part 2 - run, jump, throw (Sheffield)

Day two of a workshop on how to develop the movement skills which will enable your athletes to move more quickly and efficiently, generate greater force and reduce the risks of injury.  Aimed at assisting all coaches, regardless of their qualification level, or the ability/age of the athletes they are working with.

English Institute of Sport, Coleridge Road, Sheffield S9 5DA

England National Marathon Masterclass (Leeds)

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.

Leeds Beckett University, Leeds LS1 3HE

Physical Preparation (Sheffield)

Focussing on how athletes can improve mobility, movement and therefore athletic performance, this workshop builds on the content in the England Athletics Movement Skills workshop. This workshop looks at movement assessment and interventions including use of foam rollers, hurdle mobility and coordination drills and strength training progressions.

English Institute of Sport, Coleridge Road, Sheffield S9 5DA

Physical Preparation (Sheffield)

Focussing on how athletes can improve mobility, movement and therefore athletic performance, this workshop builds on the content in the England Athletics Movement Skills workshop. This workshop looks at movement assessment and interventions including use of foam rollers, hurdle mobility and coordination drills and strength training progressions.

English Institute of Sport, Coleridge Road, Sheffield S9 5DA