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Saturday, June 22, 2019

British pole vault champion Holly Bradshaw believes that this year's edition of the Müller Anniversary Games could be the most competitive yet.

East Ham athlete Jordan Andrew has his heart set on the Paralympic Games after going from strength to strength in the Futures Academy Programme.

Newham & Essex Beagles saw siblings Katie and Thomas Head claim a stunning golden double at the South of England Championships at Bedford at the weekend.

UK Coaching has marked the start of the second ever Coaching Week by making a #GreatCoachingPledge to help coaches across the nation benefit their communities.

Alan Bell - the race starter who once disqualified Usain Bolt at a World Championships - is urging sports fans in London to become running and athletics officials.

British Athletics has confirmed that it will be working closely with Track Academy in 2019, announcing that it will be the Official Charity Partner to the Müller Anniversary Games at the London Stadium this summer (20-21 July).

An all-star line-up of student athletes from a variety of sports will be honoured at University of East London's annual sports celebration tonight (Wednesday).

University of East London student Khai Riley-Laborde admitted to feeling the pressure before defending his 110m hurdles crown at the BUCS Outdoor Championships over the weekend.

Four of the world's very best 100m sprinters have been lined up for this July's Muller Anniversary Games at the London Stadium, including the second quickest man ever and Britain's two leading lights in the event.

At just 22 years of age Great Britain athlete Shannon Hylton has already achieved much on the track, but her rivals should beware as her very first full-time season is now impending.

Viewtube Runners were out in force at the Big Half in London on Sunday.

Newham & Essex Beagles star Asha Philip will go into next month's European Indoor Championships in great form, writes Ziad Chaudry.

Viewtube Runners took part in the local Olympic Park half marathon at the weekend, with many setting personal bests.

Former European indoor high jump champion has been looking ahead to this weekend's event in Birmingham

School won both the boys' and girls' events at borough competition

Youngsters triumphed against some of the best talents in Newham

St Edward's had plenty to celebrate after winning the Langdon Academy Sport Partnership Year Five and Six Sportshall Athletics Competition.

Viewtube Runners finished their year at the Sikhs in the City event on Sunday.

Viewtube Runners were out in force at various events over the weekend.

Viewtube Runners took on a host of challenges over the past week, starting with their inaugural Halloween Headtorch 5k.

The latest news from the Langdon Academy Sport Partnership

Cricklefield Stadium in Ilford to host talent ID evening this week

Beagles finished third in team standings in Claybury

'Train Like A Champion' to be based at two venues in the London Borough of Redbridge

East End Road Runners took on various challenges at the weekend, with plenty of success.

Newham's Viewtube Runners took on the Ealing half marathon at the weekend.

East End Road Runners enjoyed a busy weekend of half marathons across the UK.

London-based coach Born Barikor is leading the way in keeping Londoners active, with his Our Parks initiative happening across the capital.

East End Runners enjoyed mixed fortunes

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

It was a mixed bag for East End Road Runners at home and abroad this week.

Sir Mo Farah declared the fear factor which accompanied his move into full-time road running two years ago dead and buried as he claimed his fifth straight Great North Run title in South Shields.

Athletics: East End Road Runners on tour

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

East End Road Runners were out and about on tour at the weekend.

After hanging up her spikes at the end of June, former Olympic, World and Commonwealth Champion Christine Ohuruogu claimed retirement is yet to sink in.

The Guinness World Record for the longest, continuous running relay was broken as the final baton holder crossed the finish line of the I Move London Relay at Tower Bridge, London at the weekend.

Viewtube Runers were among the award winners once again at the recent 24-hour Spitfire Scramble relay event at Hornchurch Country Park.

After the excitement of the inaugural Athletics World Cup at London Stadium, fans can expect more drama at the Muller Anniversary Games this weekend.

A total of 53 East End Road Runners took part in the 24-hour Spitfire Scramble relay at Hornchurch Country Park.

East End Road Runners had plenty to shout about as they entered a total of 14 teams to take part in the Great Team Relay at the Olympic Stadium.

Newham & Essex Beagles had their biggest points tally of the British League season as they took fourth place in Bedford.

Eight times British 100m champion and European record holder Dwain Chambers has joined forces with North London's Lee Valley Athletics Centre to launch Mini Racers - a new sprint competition for six to 11-year-olds.

Two London Olympians who took part in London 2012 have backed a campaign to help secure the future of the London Youth Games, Europe's largest youth sports festival.

Student athletes and alumni from the University of East London won five medals at the Muller British Championships in Birmingham at the weekend.

More than 100 runners gathered at Potter's Field Park, Tower Bridge, for the start of the I Move London Relay. Joined by Daley Thompson CBE, runners from all 32 London boroughs ran the first leg of the 4000 mile run, a world record attempt for the longest, continuous relay which will last for 30 days and 30 nights.

Two of Great Britain's leading athletics stars marked one month to go until this year's Müller Anniversary Games by inspiring the next generation at a school close to the London Stadium.

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