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Roger Everton

We are deeply saddened today to learn of the death of Roger Everton. Roger was a loyal, hardworking and outstanding official of many years standing. His dedication to athletics was recognised throughout the sport and he worked at every level from club athletics with...

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U17/U15/U13 Championship Prospectus

The Prospectus for the Northern U17/U15 & U13 T&F Championships 2021 is now available here U171513(v2) Prospectus 2021 Entry is via Sportsoft on this link Enter Here  

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Report from Day One of NA Championships at Leigh

Bill McGuirk has kindly submitted his report on Day One of the NA Championships at Leigh last weekend. Read it here Leigh report Our thanks also go to all the athletes, coachs, officials and especially Joe, Margaret & Steve at Leigh Harriers for ensuring that the...

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Sr/U20 Championship Info & timetable 12/13th June

Information and timetable for the Northern Sr/U20 Championships is now available. Looking forward to welcoming everyone back to Northern events. Please try to adhere to the Covid guidelines and have a great weekend. Thanks to Joe and Steve at Leigh Harriers for all...

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Statement – Pole Vault

Following lengthy consultation and discussion with several Coaches and Officials regarding the Pole Vault Competition at the forthcoming NA Senior and Under 20 Championships at Leigh, a decision was made to exclude the Pole Vault from the timetable. This decision was...

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2021 Senior/U20 T&F Championship Prospectus

The prospectus for the Northern Athletics Start Fitness T&F Championships (Senior/U20) is now available here. 2021_Sr Entry_Prospectus - Entries are open now  at https://www.race-results.co.uk/results/2021/ Any updates on govt restrictions will come via email from...

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Invitation for NA Representative teams (road)

Expressions of interest are requested from Senior athletes both male and female for consideration of selection for the North of England team at the Home Country road relays on 15/08/21 at the Brownlee Centre, Leeds. The race will consist of 5 x 2 mile legs, teams...

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NA Track & Field Championship Dates 2021

At last! Dates for the Northern Track & Field Championships are confirmed. The Senior/U20 Championship will take place at Leigh Sports Village on 12th & 13th June 2021. Our original venue of Wavertree is unavailable due to it's use as a vaccination centre, so...

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ECCA/Area Statement re equalisation of XC distances

The ECCA & the 3 Area Competition Providers have issued a joint statement giving their position regarding the current debate on the equalisation of cross country distances. Available to view on the link below. ECCAArea_final_response_to_the_UKA_statement  

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XC Survey Review & Summary

Northern Athletics XC Equalisation Survey Statement Northern Athletics would like to thank the 82 clubs and 9 County Associations for submitting their responses to our survey on the issue of cross-country equalisation. The clubs who responded had a total of 13,723...

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Northern Athletics 5K Road Champs return to Sunderland

We are pleased to confirm that the 2021 NA 5K road race championships will return to the Sunderland 5K- hosted by Sunderland Harriers. The event will be on the evening of Thursday 22nd July 2021(subject to govt. regulations). Entry details will be posted on the...

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UPDATE – NA Autumn Road Relays & Inter County Match 2021

Great news - date for the diary! The NA Autumn Road Relays have been scheduled to take place on Saturday 18th September 2021 at Redcar - hosted by New Marske Harriers. This event will of course only go ahead if Government restrictions allow it although obviously we...

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Road Relay cancellation statement

To all our Northern affiliated clubs Following a meeting of our Board to review future competition we have had to reluctantly decide to postpone the Spring Road Relays in Redcar at the end of March. This is due to the situation nationally but also because the local...

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Cross Country Consultation – Northern Athletics Statement

UK Athletics is currently distributing a survey to gather information on the issue of equalising cross country distances. They sent out copies of the proposed survey to the Home Countries to be circulated to those parties with an interest in the sport of cross...

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NOTICE REGARDING FUTURE NORTHERN COMPETITIONS

Given the current COVID situation and the likelihood that an improvement in the situation is likely to take months to occur we wish to formalise the indications given at our AGM in November by announcing that: The Northern Cross Country Championships will not take...

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Hudson Stoker

We are deeply saddened to report the death today (Monday) of Hudson Stoker of Morpeth Harriers. Hud will be well known to many of you as the long-serving announcer at many Northern Athletics Endurance Championships over the past decade.  In the North East Hudson was...

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