December 6, 2016

Funding backtrack: Time for selection policy shake-up

Today’s decision by British Athletics to award Olympic World Class Performance Programme funding to Eilish McColgan is overdue and wholly justified – though how the panel […]
December 4, 2016

Coaching insight: Charlotte Fisher after 30 years in the sport

Charlotte Fisher is a coach at Taunton AC and is also the England Athletics Club Coach Support Officer in the South West Region. Coach to many […]
November 30, 2016

Teenage training forum: Key pillars to Beacon Hill Striders’ success

In the first of his series of articles, experienced coach Alan Maddocks outlines the key principles that underpin the training model that has spawned a number of […]
November 27, 2016

Like gorillas in the mist: Liverpool XC delivers the goods

It might have obscured the view somewhat – but the fog that engulfed Sefton Park from start to finish on Saturday added a further unforgettable quality to […]
November 24, 2016

How they train: Scottish 1500m champion Sarah Inglis

Over 200 Scottish athletes are due to race at this Saturday’s Liverpool Cross Challenge and European Trials. Ahead of the Scottish invasion, we chatted to the talented […]
November 20, 2016

London XC Champs: Life in the congested calendar yet

How often do we hear that the fixture list is too congested and a club’s runners are stretched too thin? Or that cross country’s popularity is on […]