London Chair Blog

June 21, 2013 07:00 AM

Chair Blog - 21st June 2013

I was elected Chair of the National Council a couple of weeks ago and I want to say why I am doing it and what it means for London. I have been involved in club athletics since I was about 12. First at Southend AC and from 1979 at Essex Beagles which became Ne...

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May 27, 2013 07:00 AM

Chair Blog - 27th May 2013

Six weeks into the new season and I am tired out already. This is the first year that my sons have competed for a club and this is giving me exposure to a whole world of athletics that I had long ago left. After a winter of taxi-ing them around to training and...

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January 10, 2013 08:00 AM

London Chair's Blog 2013

Since I last wrote the 2013 affiliation fees issue has dominated the sport. It was good to see so many London clubs and characters at the very feisty South consultation meeting in December. The views of the London Council on the original affiliation fee propo...

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October 01, 2012 07:00 AM

Increased Affiliation Fees

You may by now be aware that England Athletics has increased its affiliation fees to individual participants from £5 to between £10 and £20 depending on the category of competition license being sought. For the record the London Council met ...

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