19 Nov Northern Athletics 10 Mile Championships 2012

In an area of the country littered with history of invading forces, today race was no different, with the invasion and snatching of prizes belong to Michael Hunt and his Manchester based Trafford men's team.. A prompt start from outside the school at Brampton was made...

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19 Nov Aqua Jogging – Beginners Guide

Mimic good ‘dry land’ running form. Just as if you were running outside, run with your body straight, and be aware of upper body rotation. You should be driving your arms back and forth, rather than across your body. Don’t just drive your knees up and...

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18 Nov Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up around the UK & World. Highlights being the NCAA XC in the USA and the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k in the UK. International Results NCAA XC Division 1 - Tom Farrell comes 9th as Chris O'Hare, Mitch Goose and Luke Caldwell all come in...

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18 Nov Leeds Abbey Dash 10k Results

Mens' Results Luke Cragg 00:29:30 Josh Lilly 00:29:32 Mohammed Abu Rezeq 00:29:49 Richard Weir 00:29:52 Matt Barnes 00:29:57 Ian Hudspith 00:29:59 Andy Ward 00:30:00 Thomas Doe 00:30:03 Ben Livesey 00:30:03 Phil Wylie 00:30:03 Dave Mountford 00:30:04 Andi Jones 00:30:08 Dave Norman 00:30:19 Andrew Davies 00:30:22 Dave Roper 00:30:25 Lewis Timmins 00:30:27 Russ Best 00:30:29 Women's Results Alyson Dixon 00:32:55 Rebecca Robinson 00:33:13 Susan Partridge 00:33:21 Beth Potter 00:33:29 Sarah Hood 00:33:42 Full Results HERE...

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18 Nov Nine British and Irish All-Americans

A glorious afternoon in Kentucky saw unquestionably the best ever collective set of performances from British and Irish athletes at the NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships. Three All-Americans on the women’s side, a remarkable six for the men, as well as a member of the...

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17 Nov Altitude Training Fact Sheet

Much of the original anecdotal evidence in support of altitude training originates from the successes of the East African athletes at the Mexico City Olympics in 1968. Coming from altitude, these athletes were better able to cope with the difficult conditions for endurance performance in...

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17 Nov NCAA Cross Country

The NCAA Cross Country is here again.. excited?! Flotrack.org are providing great coverage and here are some links to their Preview, Prediction and Live Stream videos: Flotrack Live Friday Intro  /  NCAA Prediction Contest (Win $$$)  /  Men's Course Preview  /  LIVE RACE BROADCAST...

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17 Nov Pavey is up for Japan challenge

Jo Pavey will tackle the third marathon of her career on Sunday, feeling that she is in better shape than ever before. The four-time Olympian argues that her first two marathons in London (2:28:24) and New York City (2:28:42) last year came after periods of injury...

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16 Nov Gelana Vows to Give New York Another Try

Gelana, 25, had arrived in town, after a 19-hour, 3-leg journey—an eight-hour flight from her home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Amsterdam, an eight-hour flight from Amsterdam to New York, and a three-hour car ride from J.F.K. airport to Midtown Manhattan. It would take another...

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16 Nov Trio charged over Olympic Stadium spy allegations

Three people have been charged over allegations of spying during the bid for the controversial London 2012 Olympic Stadium, it was announced today. West Ham United and the Olympic Park Legacy Company (OPLC) alleged information was unlawfully obtained. The three men are charged with conspiracy to commit...

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16 Nov School Sport Matters Awards

Two athletes were honoured at the eighth annual Aviva/Telegraph School Sport Matters Awards held at Lord’s Cricket Ground yesterday. Athletics luminaries such as Jessica Ennis, Christine Ohuruogu, Paul Blake and Richard Whitehead were in attendance as Olivia Breen was highly commended and Jordan Howe was...

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15 Nov British Athletics European Trials and UK Championships provisional schedule

Full Article HERE   Men  Event  Women  Saturday  60m  Saturday  Sunday  200m  Sunday  Saturday / Sunday  400m  Saturday/ Sunday  Saturday / Sunday  800m  Saturday / Sunday  Saturday / Sunday  1500m  Saturday / Sunday  Saturday  3000m  Sunday  Saturday  60H  Sunday  Sunday  High Jump  Saturday  Sunday  Pole Vault  Saturday  Saturday  Long Jump  Sunday  Saturday  Triple Jump  Sunday  Sunday  Shot Put  Saturday ...

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15 Nov NCAA 2012 Preview

Out of the hundreds that started back in August, only the lucky few remain. The NCAA Cross Country Championship meet is now upon us. On Saturday 17th November, a few days earlier than previous editions, the nation’s elite will converge on Louisville, Kentucky, for a...

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