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10 March 2017

ANI XC League comes to a close

09 March 2017

Job Opportunity - Everybody Active Athletics Coach Antrim and Newtownabbey

Job Opportunity - Everybody Active Athletics Coach Antrim and Newtownabbey
04 March 2017

Ciara Mageean forced to withdraw from 1500m Final at European Indoor Champs in Belgrade

03 March 2017

Ciara Mageean advances to Euro Indoors 1500m final

03 March 2017

Lurgan Park plays host to the 2017 NI and Ulster Senior XC Champs this weekend

Lurgan Park plays host to the 2017 NI and Ulster Senior XC Champs this weekend
02 March 2017

Athletics NI Job Opportunity - Marketing, Communication and Events Assistant

02 March 2017

NI trio set for European Athletics Indoor Championships

NI trio set for European Athletics Indoor Championships
28 February 2017

NI and Ulster Cross Country Competition Opportunities

27 February 2017

Mageean coming into form ahead of Euro Indoors

23 February 2017

Trevor Painter Coach to World and European Medallist Jenny Meadows to deliver seminar

17th March, 2017 Middle Distance Seminar Trevor Painter –Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick, Antrim (7-9.30pm)
Trevor Painter Coach to World and European Medallist Jenny Meadows to deliver seminar
22 February 2017

4 NI Athletes in Irish Team for Europeans in Belgrade

21 February 2017

TEAM LEADERS PRAISE WORLD PARA ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ORGANISERS AFTER KEY LONDON VISI

Team leaders treated to an extensive tour of venues, hotels and facilities to be used during the Championships Organisers also presented key information at the World Para Athletics Sport Forum in Frankfurt World Para Athletics Championships to run from 14-23 July at the London Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
21 February 2017

Athletics NI Job Opportunity - Director of Coaching and Athlete Development

Athletics NI Job Opportunity - Director of Coaching and Athlete Development
20 February 2017

Athletics Northern Ireland is seeking to recruit a Performance Therapist

Athletics Northern Ireland is seeking to recruit a Performance Therapist to support their Youth Academy training camp in Portugal (10th-23rd April 2017.)  The information below serves as an invitation for practitioners who meet the criteria to submit their CV and a covering letter as an expression of interest to fulfil the role.
19 February 2017

Northern Athletes shine in all Ireland Indoor Championships

17 February 2017

Mageean and Reynolds Prepare for Europeans

17 February 2017

Athletics NI Job Opportunity - Officials and Volunteer Co-ordinator

Athletics NI Job Opportunity - Officials and Volunteer Co-ordinator
16 February 2017

NEW DEDICATED DIGITAL PLATFORMS UNVEILED FOR SUMMER OF WORLD ATHLETICS

16 February 2017

Double Olympian Wins Armagh International Road Race

15 February 2017

NI and Ulster Team for the 2017 Armagh International Road Race

13 February 2017

Great weekend performances in Australia, England and Athlone

07 February 2017

Athletics NI Chairman David Seaton wins the Paddy Patterson Award at Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards

Athletics NI Chairman David Seaton wins the Paddy Patterson Award at Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards
06 February 2017

Qualification standards achieved by Pollock Reynolds Kelly and Lecky

01 February 2017

Athletics NI announce Commonwealth Youth Games Nassau 2017 Nomination Policy

Athletics NI announce Commonwealth Youth Games Nassau 2017 Nomination Policy
30 January 2017

Multiple Medals for Northern Irish Athletes in Glasgow, Cardiff and Athlone

Multiple Medals for Northern Irish Athletes in Glasgow, Cardiff and Athlone
25 January 2017

Coaches, Clubs, Officials and Volunteers Celebrated at Annual Awards Evening

Lord Mayor of Belfast Alderman Brian Kingston and UK Athletics’ Chair Ed Warner were among the guests of honour at this year’s Athletics NI Annual Awards Evening. Other guests included Chair of the Mary Peters Trust Eilish Rutherford and local pioneering Olympian Maeve Kyle OBE.
Coaches, Clubs, Officials and Volunteers Celebrated at Annual Awards Evening
09 January 2017

Mageean and OFlaherty impress in Edinburgh

06 January 2017

Tom Crick to leave Athletics Northern Ireland

Director of Coaching and Athlete Development Tom Crick is to leave Athletics Northern Ireland for a new role in Qatar.
01 January 2017

MBE Awarded to Athletics Northern Irelands John Allen

Athletics Northern Ireland is delighted that its Secretary John Allen has been awarded the MBE in the Queen's New Year's Honours list for services to Athletics. 
MBE Awarded to Athletics Northern Irelands John Allen
21 December 2016

Talented Athlete Entry for Ulster University

19 December 2016

Newcastle AC and North Down Lead the teams in the 6th Round of the Athletics NI League

16 December 2016

NI and Ulster Team for Celtic International Cross Country

12 December 2016

Four Athletes, Fifteen PBs at Schools Combined Events International in Athlone

12 December 2016

Irish Women Secure 6th in European Championships

08 December 2016

NI Olympics Trio set for European Cross Country Challenge in Italy

29 November 2016

Come see Santa at our Big Fat Christmas Quiz

Entries now open at BelfastCityMarathon.com
Come see Santa at our Big Fat Christmas Quiz
28 November 2016

OFlaherty and Mageean Secure European Selection

OFlaherty and Mageean Secure European Selection
25 November 2016

Expression of Interest for NI Ulster Celtic XC Team

25 November 2016

Pollock and OFlaherty aim for European Selection

Pollock and OFlaherty aim for European Selection
08 November 2016

Inspiring Youth Academy project made possible after securing Erasmus+ funding

Athletics Northern Ireland have been successful in securing Erasmus+ funding to support Youth Academy Athletes and accompanying staff/coaches to undertake a 14 day education, training and exchange programme in the Algarve, Portugal.
Inspiring Youth Academy project made possible after securing Erasmus+ funding
07 November 2016

Important Club Announcement - Senior XC Championships now 4th March 2017

04 November 2016

ITS A GOLD MEDAL OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

ITS A GOLD MEDAL OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES
04 November 2016

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Nominations Policy Updated

03 November 2016

UUJ Athletics Area Bookings for Performance Athletes and Youth Academy

02 November 2016

Important Club Announcement - Re-scheduled date for Senior XC Championships

01 November 2016

Athletics Northern Ireland Announce 2016 Awards Night

The Athletics NI Annual Awards Ceremony will be held at the Titanic Belfast on Wednesday 25th January 2017 starting at 7pm.
Athletics Northern Ireland Announce 2016 Awards Night
31 October 2016

Important News for all Clubs

18 October 2016

Job Opportunity for an Athletics Development Officer

10 October 2016

2016 Coaching Conference a Success

Close to 100 coaches attended the 2016 Athletics NI Coaching Conference held on Saturday 8th October at the Ulster University, Jordanstown Campus. In keeping with previous conferences the event involved a mixture of presentations and practical workshops based around key themes identified as areas of interest in Northern Ireland.
2016 Coaching Conference a Success
08 October 2016

Schools and Youth Groups Encouraged to Register for Anti-Bullying Week 2016

#AntiBullyingWeekNI
Schools and Youth Groups Encouraged to Register for Anti-Bullying Week 2016
04 October 2016

Alan Richardson presents secrets to junior success at 2016 Coaching Conference

02 October 2016

OLYMPIANS OFLAHERTY AND POLLOCK IN ACTION

28 September 2016

Athletics Northern Ireland joins the NSPCC to promote parents role in Athletics

Parents and carers are key to a child’s lifelong involvement in Athletics
28 September 2016

Interested in volunteering as a Runner for London 2017

27 September 2016

Olympic Medallist Kelly Sotherton to Speak at 2016 Coaching Conference

26 September 2016

IAAF DELIGHTED WITH LONDON 2017 PREPARATIONS

26 September 2016

Celtic Cross Country 2017 Selection Policy

24 September 2016

Gladys Ganiel finishes 10th at Prestigious Berlin Marathon

14 September 2016

Become an Athletics Northern Ireland Certified Course Measurer

07 September 2016

Paralympic Schedule for NI Athletes

06 September 2016

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Nominations Policy Announced

28 August 2016

MAGEEAN DESTROYS NI 1500 METRES RECORD

17 August 2016

Final team for Manchester International NI & Ulster vs England vs Scotland vs Wales

15 August 2016

Mageeans Olympic dream comes to an end

14 August 2016

76th place for Breege Connolly

13 August 2016

OFlaherty misses out on Olympic steeplechase final

OFlaherty misses out on Olympic steeplechase final
13 August 2016

Mageean shows her class to advance to semi-final

Mageean shows her class to advance to semi-final
12 August 2016

MAGEEAN READY FOR ULTIMATE TEST IN RIO OLYMPICS

28 July 2016

Five days to get your EOI in for the U17U15 England Champs

27 July 2016

Job Opportunity Admin & Events Assistant

Job Opportunity Admin & Events Assistant
25 July 2016

Pollock Cleared For Rio Following Court of Arbitration Decision while Mageean sets another NI Record

23 July 2016

Talented Young NI Athletes make their mark at European Youth Championships in Tibilisi

Talented Young NI Athletes make their mark at European Youth Championships in Tibilisi
22 July 2016

Manchester International Selections NI & Ulster vs England vs Scotland vs Wales

12 July 2016

MAGEEAN LEADS 7 STRONG ULSTER SQUAD FOR RIO OLYMPICS

MAGEEAN LEADS 7 STRONG ULSTER SQUAD FOR RIO OLYMPICS
10 July 2016

O'Flaherty battles it out in the 3000m Steeplechase Final

10 July 2016

Muggy conditions for Pollock in the Half Marathon

10 July 2016

Mageean's Stunning Performance Secures European Bronze at Champs

Mageean
09 July 2016

Strong 400mH Semi for McMahon

Strong 400mH Semi for McMahon
08 July 2016

Mageean takes 3rd to secure a place in the 1500m Final at the Europeans

Mageean takes 3rd to secure a place in the 1500m Final at the Europeans
08 July 2016

Seasons best for Reynolds at the European Championships

Seasons best for Reynolds at the European Championships
08 July 2016

Make way for McMahon in the Semis of the European Championships

Make way for McMahon in the Semis of the European Championships
08 July 2016

Final for O'Flaherty at the European Championships

Final for O
07 July 2016

Foster sprints to European semi finals

Foster sprints to European semi finals
07 July 2016

Break the records set in 2015 and grab yourself an EXTRA 250

07 July 2016

Cross Country League Feedback

07 July 2016

Application to Host a Northern Ireland and Ulster Championship Race

05 July 2016

NI Athletes take centre stage at the European Championships

04 July 2016

Four NI Athletes Selected for Inaugural European Youth Championships in Tbilisi

30 June 2016

Athletics NI Coaching Conference 2016 Date Announced

Athletics NI Coaching Conference 2016 Date Announced
28 June 2016

Manchester International Update and Automatic Selections

27 June 2016

Euro Team announced following fantastic Irish Championships

   
Euro Team announced following fantastic Irish Championships
23 June 2016

8 NORTHERN ATHLETES TARGET IRISH CHAMPIONSHIPS AHEAD OF EUROPEANS

21 June 2016

RECORD PARTICIPATION NUMBERS FOR HOME COUNTRY ATHLETICS FEDERATIONS

21 June 2016

Marrs Selected for GB & NI U20 Relay Team for Prestigious Mannheim International

Marrs Selected for GB & NI U20 Relay Team for Prestigious Mannheim International
20 June 2016

Mageean Excels Again at the NI & Ulster Senior Track & Field Championships

Mageean Excels Again at the NI & Ulster Senior Track & Field Championships
16 June 2016

NI coaching talent to be celebrated as Sport NI launches 2016 Coaching Awards

NI coaching talent to be celebrated as Sport NI launches 2016 Coaching Awards
14 June 2016

Breakthrough for McMahon in Geneva

Breakthrough for McMahon in Geneva
04 June 2016

Records for Sexton, McCartney and Mulholland at Irish Schools

30 May 2016

Mageean Runs Season's Best While Appeal Against Pollock Rio Selection Rejected

24 May 2016

3 NI athletes selected for Rio Marathon this August

23 May 2016

Athletes Preform in Ostrava and Loughborough

16 May 2016

Busy weekend for NI Athletes

Busy weekend for NI Athletes
10 May 2016

Huge weekend breakthroughs for Para athletes Hamilton and Agnew

Huge weekend breakthroughs for Para athletes Hamilton and Agnew
09 May 2016

Commonwealth Games Consultation Minutes Published

03 May 2016

Great weekend for Northern Ireland Athletes

29 April 2016

NI & Ulster Outdoor Track & Field Championships 2016

27 April 2016

Belfast International 400m Hurdles line up boosted by the addition of Jessie Barr

Belfast International 400m Hurdles line up boosted by the addition of Jessie Barr
27 April 2016

Solid line up for the Belfast International 1500m

Solid line up for the Belfast International 1500m
25 April 2016

LONDON 2017 EVENT SCHEDULE AND TICKETING DETAILS ARE NOW LIVE

24 April 2016

Outstanding performances for Northern Ireland athletes at the London Mini Marathon

24 April 2016

Seaward and Connolly Closer to Rio as NI athletes excel in London

18 April 2016

Pollock in Struggle to Make RIO Selection

Ireland's top long distance international Paul Pollock has dramatically pulled out of this weekend's London Marathon thereby placing a question mark on his selection on the 3 man Irish Marathon squad for this summer's Rio Olympics.
18 April 2016

Impressive performances from NI Athletes at weekend events

15 April 2016

NI & Ulster 10,000m Track Championships

This year the 10,000m Track Championship will be held as a standalone event on Sunday 15th May at the Mary Peters Track from 1.30pm.
01 March 2016

NEW Job Opportunity