London Athletics

April 27, 2017 06:34 PM

Coaches set for medal recognition at IAAF World Championships London 2017

On 100 days until the start of the Championships, organisers confirm coaches of medal winning athletes will be recognised First time ever in IAAF World Championship history that a coaching medal will be awarded Successful athletes will be pr...

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April 27, 2017 05:55 PM

Run a mile and win lunch with GB Olympians

London Athletics has teamed up with the organisers of the Vitality Westminster Mile to offer subscribers the chance to win a lunch date with some of GB’s greatest Olympians on Sunday 28 May. All you need to do to win is to sign up to run, using the Famil...

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April 26, 2017 04:42 PM

Qualify as an Athletics Coach Summer 2017

Have you completed the Coaching Assistant award and feel ready to take the next step to managing your own coaching group? If so, this is the course for you.   UKA Coaches looking to broaden  their technical skills can also choose to attend as part ...

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April 26, 2017 04:23 PM

Double triumph for Charlotte and Jaden, as Charlotte smashes the course record, and silver for Eva

Herne Hill Harriers young athletes enjoyed their most successful ever day at the London Mini Marathon on 23 April. The six age categories, U17, U15 and U13, boys and girls, race over the final three miles of the London Marathon course. This is one of the great...

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April 26, 2017 04:20 PM

Surrey County Track and Fields Championships

The Club will enter any athlete wishing to compete in the County Championships on 13th/14th May at Kingsmeadow. Eileen Brandley has valiantly volunteered to handle the entries, so please contact her at if you wish to be entered, gi...

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April 19, 2017 02:55 PM

Married Couple Head London Effort

Seasoned marathon runners Claire and Dave Grima are heading the Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club challenge in Sunday’s Virgin Money London Marathon over 26.2 miles from Blackheath to The Mall, writes Tom Pollak. Between them, the married couple has comp...

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April 12, 2017 09:36 PM

British Athletics young officials leading the way in London

Two of the UK’s top young technical officials have secured appointments at this year’s World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017 taking place in the London Stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer.&n...

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April 12, 2017 09:19 PM

Mixed fortunes for teenager roper

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s top teenage sprinter Jaleel Roper enjoyed mixed fortunes in his club’s annual open young athletes’ track and field meeting at the David Weir Leisure Centre, Sutton, on Sunday, writes Tom Pollak. Roper, 14, w...

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April 11, 2017 11:27 PM

Herne Hill Young Athletes Dominate East Surrey League Finale

Each year, Herne Hill Harriers young athletes use one of the final winter club team races, the East Surrey League 2 Mile Road Race at Ewell to try to clinch the ES title, having normally completed only two of the three matches due to clashes with other leagues...

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April 11, 2017 10:55 PM

Weir makes history to break elusive three-minute mile

David Weir today made history when he became the first wheelchair athlete ever to complete a mile in under three minutes at the Vitality Westminster Mile festival of road racing in central London.     The six-times London Marathon winn...

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