We are deeply saddened to report the death, on Saturday 9th March, of Jim Green. Jim was a former President and Executive Board member of Northern Athletics in addition to being Cross Country Committee Chairman, member of Liverpool Harriers and of course the husband of Pat Green the former Chair of the NoEAA. Pat and […]
Yorkshire Inter Counties Cross Country Team 2018 available for download.
The life story of many an old Olympian was recounted in newspapers the length and breadth of Britain during 2012 when the Games came to London. One amongst them was Jack Potts, almost entirely ignored even by diligent athletics historians for more than 70 years but one of the finest distance-runners in the country during […]
“Everything was right about him, as if he was running on air” When I went to interview one of the sons of Walter Rangeley some 16 years or so ago in the course of research for a biography which I was preparing of the 1936 Olympic 4 x 400 metres gold-medallist, Bill Roberts, I was […]
Read this article as PDF Following our announcement in the summer of 2017 that Northern Athletics needed to consider ways of funding itself, given the failure of England Athletics to commit to grant funding us beyond April 2019, we launched our booklet ‘Your support, Our survival, Your future’ that sought to detail and justify a […]
‘We were saddened to hear of the death of Barbara Sherman, the wife of Mike Sherman, one of our leading photo finish officials, who has passed away following a long illness. Mike would like to thank all those of you who have expressed their concern and offered support during her illness. Our thoughts and sympathy […]