03 Apr World Cross Needs Lift

Chelsea knocked Man Utd out of the FA Cup, Wales triumphed in the Six Nations Rugby, Sebastien Vettel controversially won the Malaysian F1 Grand Prix and England's cricketers drew their Test Series in New Zealand. These are just some of the sporting headlines from recent weeks....

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02 Apr Prepare to make your voice heard

England Athletics would encourage as many clubs as possible to send representatives to our 2013 Consultation events. We want to hear what you have to say so please get involved and make your voice heard. We have now added documents and information online to help...

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02 Apr WADA Introduces ‘Whereabouts’ App

The World Anti-Doping Agency, in what it calls “an ongoing effort to support athletes and doping-free sport," will introduce a free “whereabouts” app for smartphones in the third quarter of 2013. The app is an extension of WADA’s whereabouts module, and will be made available to...

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02 Apr Lawrence Okoye has communicated openly with Peter Eriksson and is providing regular updates as to his plans in relation to his 2013 athletics programme

A British Athletics spokeswoman said: “Lawrence Okoye has communicated openly with Peter Eriksson and is providing regular updates as to his plans in relation to his 2013 athletics programme. As a member of the World Class Performance Programme, Okoye is in receipt of Lottery funding...

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01 Apr Usain Bolt wins 150m race in Brazil

Usain Bolt opened his season with a 150-meter win on a track set up at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. Bolt cruised to victory in 14.42 seconds, falling short of the world-best mark of 14.35 he set on the streets of Manchester in...

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01 Apr Britain’s Mohammed draws Mo and Coe comparisons

Great Britain’s Mukhtar Mohammed made a great breakthrough when taking the 800m bronze medal at the 2013 European Athletics Indoor Championships earlier this month, leading to parallels between him and a certain other well-known former middle distance who hails from his home city Sheffield: Sebastian...

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30 Mar Bolt to try for 150m record at Copacabana

Usain Bolt will have Copacabana beach in the background when he tries to break his 150-metre world best in a street race this weekend in Rio de Janeiro. Bolt will compete at a track specially built at the iconic beach on Sunday, challenging Antigua and Barbuda's...

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