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10 August 2020

2020 Juvenile Competition Update

It is with regret that the National Juvenile Championships for U17, U18 & U19 athletes on the 29th/30th August and the Combined Events for U14, U15 U16 & Youth’s on the 12th /13th September at the Morton Stadium have all been cancelled.

2020 Juvenile Competition Update

06 August 2020

Athletics Northern Ireland Seeks Vice Chair

Athletics Northern Ireland is seeking an enthusiastic and forward-thinking Vice-Chair to join its Management Board.

Athletics Northern Ireland Seeks Vice Chair

04 August 2020

Edgar and Whoriskey Become the 2020 10,000m Championships

Friday 31st July marked the first NI & Ulster outdoor Championship to take place in 2020 at the Mary Peters Track, with athletes from across the country competing in the 10,000m event.

Edgar and Whoriskey Become the 2020 10,000m Championships

03 August 2020

Newcastle & District AC and Salomon athlete Zak Hanna flies in Italy

Written by Richard Rodgers

Newcastle & District AC and Salomon athlete Zak Hanna flies in Italy

31 July 2020

UK Athletics and Home Countries To Action Recommendations From Independent Review Of Safeguarding

UK Athletics (UKA) and the four Home Country Athletics Federations; Athletics Northern Ireland, England Athletics, Scottish Athletics and Welsh Athletics have welcomed the publication of the Independent Review of UK Athletics Safeguarding - Executive Summary and Recommendations.

UK Athletics and Home Countries To Action Recommendations From Independent Review Of Safeguarding

30 July 2020

Athletes Back on Track for the 10,000m Championships

Athletics NI have seen a record-high entry to the NI & Ulster 10,000m Championships, as a total of 48 athletes take to the Mary Peters Track on Friday 31st July.

Athletes Back on Track for the 10,000m Championships

28 July 2020

Runners raise 40k for Cancer Focus NI

More than 3,500 big-hearted runners and walkers took part in a virtual marathon and raised a magnificent £40k for cash-strapped Cancer Focus Northern Ireland through donations and proceeds from the Event.

Runners raise 40k for Cancer Focus NI

27 July 2020

Special Events on Roads Legislation Survey

Following the meetings in March 2020 with representatives from various sporting bodies, NI’s Minister for Infrastructure, Nichola Mallon has announced that a survey of the Special Events Legislation is now live. Athletics NI would encourage all clubs and road race or event organisers to complete the survey below, to reflect the impact the Special Events on Roads legislation has had on athletics.

Special Events on Roads Legislation Survey

24 July 2020

Ciara Mageean Breaks 2 Min 800m Time in Switzerland

Ciara Mageean has become the first Irish woman to break the two-minute mark in the 800m event while breaking both the Irish and Northern Irish records in Bern, Switzerland.

Ciara Mageean Breaks 2 Min 800m Time in Switzerland

24 July 2020

Running Through Lock Down

The recent lock down in Northern Ireland may have put a stop to the traditional athletics events and training, but it did not stop the athletics community from putting on their running shoes to support local charities.

Running Through Lock Down
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