60 years of improving the standing of UK middle-distance running



Regional Training Day – 21 Oct 2023 – Merthyr Mawr

Join renowned coach and athlete, James Thie (TeamThie ), in Merthyr Mawr on Saturday 21st October for a sand dune session (followed by an optional dip in the sea!), coach and guest athlete Q&A and practical drills/conditioning. It is open to members and non-members. Book your free space now: HERE

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15 to 5K plus Q&A with Jack Buckner, UKA CEO

Learn about Jack’s transition from 1500m to 5k European glory, followed by a chance to quiz him about his athletics career. BOOK HERE A quality 1500m runner throughout the junior age groups, Jack transitioned to the 5000m as a senior and within 2 years was crowned 1986 European Champion with…

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The sub-2 Club

Once again SportCity served up a magnificent start to the Saucony Grand Prix season with a women’s 800m that delivered all that it promised. A BMC record in an all-female race 1:58.92 for Australian winner Abbey Caldwell, an Irish national record of 1:59.27 for runner-up Ciaran Mageean and lifetime best…

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British Athletics Supporters Club sponsor BMC

We are pleased to announce that the British Athletic Supporters `Club have agreed to sponsor the men’s 1500/mile in this year’s BMC Grand Prix meetings. This includes the Emsley Carr Mile at Sport City. “With the current crop of talented athletes, emerging stars and a great heritage, Britain has a lot to…

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Safeguarding Essentials Webinar

Having a robust understanding of athlete welfare and wellbeing is fundamental to an athlete’s progression. Information from National Governing Bodies and coaching qualifications go some way to addressing this, but there are gaps in the guidance, leaving many coaches and parents lacking in the knowledge and confidence to support their…

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Raising an Athlete

https://mailchi.mp/gracefullrunning/axudl3bndk Guidance for parents around emotional, practical and nutritional support of their talented children. BOOK NOW Parents are fundamental to an athlete’s progression, yet there is little specific guidance targeted at them to help nurture their children. Often not from an elite sporting background themselves, they can feel somewhat in…

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