Athletics In The South-West

Describing the sport of Athletics
in Avon, Cornwall, Devon,
Dorset, Gloucestershire,
Somerset and Wiltshire.

Athletics In the South-West of England


This is the area considered by England Athletics to make up the South-West of England. Although there is no longer an Avon County Council, Avon still exists in athletics terms, covering the local authority areas of Bristol, Bath and North-East Somerset, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.



2021 SW Cross-Country Championships (CANCELLED)

January 13th 2021: The 2020-21 season South-West Cross-Country Championships were first scheduled for Sunday 3rd January. In late December the EA South-West Council decided to postpone the event until Sunday February 21st 2021: however even this new date fell within the National Lockdown period announced on December 30th. With no guarantee that restrictions would be lifted in time to guarantee a satsfactory event this season, the Council agreed on cancellation.

Latest EA Lockdown Restrictions (08/01/21)
Sections of This Site:

The South-West Counties

This will direct you to the websites of the seven South-West Counties and of the corresponding County Schools Associations


The EA South-West Council

What it does for athletes, coaches, officials, etc.; Who currently serves on it.


South-West Championships

Details of the Championships which the South-West Council organises or manages.


Other SW Competitions

Information about other competitions available to athletes in the area.


Non-Competition Events

Opportunities other than competitions for athletics activists.


Other SW News

Other aspects of athletics in the area; Information links.


Tech. Stuff

Suggestions for enhancements for websites, meeting arrangements, and the like.