18 Feb GB & NI Team for the World Indoor Championships

A 35-strong team have been named to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland on 7-9 March. The team features a number of athletes who excelled in last weekend’s Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix in Birmingham and the Sainsbury’s...

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16 Feb Top coach Dave Sunderland dies

RIP Dave Sunderland - coach to dozens of international athletes and long time supporter of the BMC. Most recently he coached Lynsey Sharp to European gold in 2012. Many will have read his book High Performance Middle-Distance Running:   Tributes are flying in from around the UK on...

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16 Feb Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix Review

There were four British winners in today’s Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix, as the world’s biggest indoor athletics meet once again proved a thrilling show for those attending the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham. And whilst the world class sprint performances on show did not disappoint, it...

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14 Feb “If you’re in England, you look at what they have at Loughborough or Lee Valley or other places. They’re open for training every day and designed with elite performance in mind. No-one seems to be fighting to have that available in Scotland.” – Jamie Bowie

Jamie Bowie, the Scottish 400 metres runner, has claimed that poor access to indoor facilities in his homeland could force more leading athletes to move their bases to England. Full Article HERE...

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12 Feb Cheat Sheet: The Tyson Gay File

Last July, U.S. sprinter Tyson Gay held the fastest 100-meter time in the world. He appeared primed to give world record holder Usain Bolt a run for the crown at the 2013 world championships in Moscow the following month. But instead of discussing his acceleration...

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