Academy: Contacts

If you have any questions concerning the BMC Academy or need advice then please contact anyone below or Email David Lowes.


David Lowes

Roles: Academy: Chairman, Coaching Committee, National Secretary
Phone: 0191 384 6592

Former GB and England international runner at distances from 3000m up to half-marathon and cross country and a former English Schools champion in a bygone era. GB and England Athletics Team Coach. Former Coaching Editor at Athletics Weekly and writer of well over 600 articles and editor of three bookazines. Winner of the 2012 Valencia Sports and Tourism ‘Best Sports Article, Newspaper or Magazine’ for Valencia Marathon. Guest speaker at the European Coaching Conference in Pajulahti, Finland and venues across the UK. Ex-National Coach Mentor at England Athletics. Recipient of Frank Horwill Award for Outstanding Service to BMC and also Lifetime Services to Coaching. Course Director of 22 Academy Residential Courses at four different venues. Coached 19 athletes to England or GB status. BMC photographer at Grand Prix Meetings.