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.



Latest EA Guidance on Return to Athletic Competition

Saturday 31st October 2020: EA South-West Regional Conference (via Zoom).

  • Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm (before the Hallowe'en Ghosts and Ghouls come out)

Conference Programme:

  1. Introduction by Chair (Richard Llewellyn-Eaton) 5 mins
  2. Update on SW Council activities 10 mins
  3. EA update 15 mins
  4. Pre-submitted questions from clubs/counties 15 mins
  5. Competition – future post COVID 15 mins
  6. How can we communicate better? 10 mins
  7. Governance future and Diversity: how should it work? 10 mins
  8. Road and Cross Country future 15 mins
  9. Regional Plan 15 mins
  10. AOB 5 mins
  11. Summary and Close 5 mins

Contact Keith Reed for link.


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.