Ben Connor bridged an 11-year-gap between titles to win the Northern Athletics’ Senior Men’s Cross Country crown at muddy Knowsley Safari Park, writes Trevor Baxter. But only 12 months after claiming the senior women’s accolade at Witton Park, Blackburn, Claire Duck returned to the Championships to defend her senior women’s title. Both winners made running […]
Archive | January, 2017
Northern Athletics are pleased to announce new 5k road running championships for under 17s and 15s. The championships races which will be held prior to the 12 & 6 stage relays at Blackpool on 25th March. The races will be held in the morning before the relays and will consist of championship 5K individual races […]
Mick Maleedy, the last surviving member of the Sutton Harriers team which dominated cross country running after the Second World War, has died aged 88 . Mick was the West Lancs junior champion in 1948 and 1949 when he was drafted into the senior team for the 1949 Northern and National teams leading the team […]
For the second successive year, Northern Athletics elected to send teams to the Iris Brussels Cross. A great event which sees quality athletes from across Europe (and Africa) come together soon after the European Cross and what has recently shown to be a springboard for Northern athletes on to the International radar. This year NA […]
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – Thursday 9th March 2017 PRELIMINARY NOTICE (In accordance with Article 7(B) of the Articles of Association) Preliminary Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Amateur Athletic Association will be held in the Olympic Suite at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham on Thursday 9th March 2017 at 12.00 noon for […]
We have a selection of photos from the NA senior, junior and under 17s indoor championships held at the EIS Sheffield on 14/15 January 2017. Thank to Andy Chubb for supplying us with the photos, further photos are available on this link.