Competition suspended until the 30th June
Following a statement from England Athletics yesterday we can confirm all licensed athletic meetings and events have been suspended until the 30th June 2020. England Athletics wrote:
"Following previous statements on 17 March and 24 March, England Athletics, in collaboration with the other Home Country Athletics Federations and UKA, can confirm that the suspension period relating specifically to athletics competition has been extended until at least the 30 June 2020.
We have collectively taken the decision to extend the suspension of licensed competition activity due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and in recognition that event organisers, clubs, athletes, officials and coaches at all levels of the sport need clarity, advanced notice and time to plan.
In addition to this announcement, England Athletics can also confirm the postponement of its own U20/U23 Track & Field Championships – originally scheduled to take place on 6-7 June 2020 in Bedford..."
There is no news yet on when training might resume however we will of course keep you all updated as soon as we receive any news.
Stay safe everyone and we look forward to seeing you all soon.