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Consultation events 2017 - more event details announced

With our 2017 consultation events now under way we are pleased to announce details of more of the venues for this year's events. Whatever your role in the sport we want you to come along, tell us what you think and discuss the issues facing the sport as we shape our future work. Thank you to all those who have already contributed or told us they plan to attend. Please make sure your voice is heard.

Regional coach and athlete workshop - Throws

England Athletics will be hosting regional coach and athlete development workshops covering Discus, Shot, Javelin and Hammer.  These workshops are aimed at coaches who have completed the Athletics Coach qualification of the old level 2 and above.  We are pleased to announce our first date for this workshop.

Best of the Best volunteer winners presented with their East Region awards

The Age Group championships at the Bedford International Stadium was the location for the presentation of the England Athletics Regional Volunteer Awards for the East Region. This year, nominators were also invited to the event which has has been a valuable step in promoting the awards and a way of saying thank you to the nominator as well as the winner.

2017 Consultation events - please come and give your views

England Athletics is pleased to announce arrangements for the first of our upcoming consultation events. We would like people from all sections of the affiliated athletics and running community to attend. So whatever your role in the sport please see these details.

What's On

Physical Preparation - mobility, movement and performance (MK)

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.

Stantonbury Athletics Stadium (Clubhouse), Soskin Drive, Milton Keynes, MK14 6GB

Physical Preparation - mobility, movement and performance (Bury St Edmunds)

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.

Abbeycroft Leisure, Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3TT

Marathon Preparation Evenings

These are for coaches and athletes working towards the Performance Marathon Group Times. Ideal for coaches looking to develop coaching knowledge in the marathon and Good For Age (GFA) marathon runners. The evenings will include key speakers and discussion groups talking through practical experiences of marathon preparation.

Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, CB1 1PT

Movement Skills Workshop: Part 2 - run, jump, throw (King's Lynn)

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.  This workshop is for coaches working with athletes who are club level through to aspiring to international level.

Lynnsport & Leisure Park, Greenpark Avenue, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 2NB

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

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.  This workshop is for coaches working with athletes who are club level through to aspiring to international level.

Bedford International Athletics Stadium, Barkers Lane, Bedford, MK41 9SB