england athletics

March 1, 2018
The men's 3000m final at the British Athletics Indoor Championships and World Trials at Birmingham, UK, on 18 February 2018. The race was won by Andrew Heyes (third from left) in a time of 7:54.81.

World Indoors: Fab four Brits to look out for in Birmingham

While the Beast from the East sweeps across Britain and causes havoc with training for most, those at the World Indoor Championships will be grateful for […]
February 23, 2018
A general view of the senior men's race at the Saucony English National Cross Country Championships at Wollaton Park, Nottingham, UK, on 25 February 2017.

National XC: Heart of grassroots cross still beating strong

The English National Cross Country Championships return tomorrow to Parliament Hill. With more than 9,000 people entered across 10 races and record highs in numerous age categories, the […]
February 14, 2018

Philippa Bowden: BUCS medallist on mental shift behind success

The chaos and confusion captured on video at the BUCS Cross Country Championships perfectly encapsulated the drama of the annual student champs Retweeted by Marathon Talk and […]
February 6, 2018

Steph Twell: Coaching switch leaves no stone unturned for Scot

Steph Twell’s announcement of her decision to part company with long-time coach Mick Woods at the back end of 2017 came as a surprise to many […]
February 3, 2018

BUCS XC: Mud, blood, running and rain at annual student champs

Fields of green quickly turned to mud at the BUCS Cross Country Championships earlier today The annual FA Cup of student distance running was a well-organised […]
February 2, 2018

BUCS XC: Past winners reflect on FA Cup of university cross country

For any university student that does a bit of running, the annual university cross country championships has a special resonance It’s the race anybody can take […]
October 10, 2017

Mersey Racing Team: Revolutionising club running in the UK

Ronan Kearney is stuck in traffic on the M5 just north of Birmingham. There’s plenty of time to talk, which is lucky because Ronan has a […]
October 6, 2017
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National Road Relays: Camaraderie key to Lincoln momentum

For many, the national road relays at Sutton Park on Saturday are a time to slip back into the racing flats and work off that season […]
July 28, 2017

Bob Smith: Tributes to a true hero of grassroots athletics

We were greatly saddened to hear of the passing of Bob Smith yesterday, a true hero of grassroots athletics. We spoke to Bob, team manager of Newham […]
July 23, 2017

Tracy Barlow: London calling for grassroots marathon star

Thames Valley Harrier, Tracy Barlow, continues to chronicle her marathon build-up – just this time it’s to the start line of the IAAF World Championships marathon […]
July 7, 2017

English Schools: Stars share memories of championships gone by

Today marks the start of the largest schools competition in Europe as the English Schools Track and Field Championships kicks off in Birmingham For some, medals […]
June 28, 2017

UK Champs: Sam Stabler no longer running under the radar

Wollaton Park, February 2017. Ben Connor dances over the tough conditions to claim his first National title on the cross. BUCS champion, Alex Teuten, chases him […]