Athletics In The South-West

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

South-West Championships

South-West Indoor T&F Championships

The South-West has many great features: historic buildings, glorious scenery, impressive beaches, etc. --- but no 200m Indoor Track. So the 2019-20 South-West Indoor Championships need to be held in Cardiff. The events were:

Note: the South-West medals were awarded by comparing performances of those who declared themselves as eligible for South-West competition. The organisers cannot simply look at club names (e.g. an athlete may have recently moved to the South-West and have not yet established a residential qualification)


Results from 2018-9 SW Indoor Championships.



South-West Cross-Country Championships

The 2019-20 South-West Individual, Inter-Club and Inter-County Cross-Country Championships were held on Sunday 5th January 2020, at last year's venue of Aldon Hill, Yeovil.

Results from January 2020 can be found Here.

Results from January 2019 can be found Here.



This image of Kiya Dee (Highworth Running Club), the 2020 SW Under 15 Girls Champion, the middle figure in this photo (taken at the UK Cross Challenge meeting at Liverpool earlier in the season) is shown exactly as it appeared on the Swindon Advertiser website.



London Mini-Marathon: This meeting will be a significant (but far from the only) factor in selecting U13/U15/U17 teams to represent the South-West at the London Mini-Marathon on Sunday April 26th 2020.


More Details of this event.

South-West Road Running Championships

The South-West Inter-Counties Road Race competition for 2019 were incorporated in these races:

2018 County Team Results.



South-West Road Relays Championships

These were held on Sunday August 25th 2019, at Cleeve (between Bristol and Weston Super Mare), in conjunction with the Avon Road Relay Championships.



South-West Track and Field Championships
The 2019 South-West Individual and Inter-County Track and Field Championships were held on Sunday 21st July, at the Exeter Arena. THe 2020 event is scheduled for Sunday 19th July at the same venue.

Individual Results 2018;     County Team Results 2018

A South-West 10000 metre Championships race is being scheduled for Poole on Saturday May 23rd: medals for first three SM and SW only


For more information about the Championships Visit this Page.



Regional and Area Championships

Please Note: Entry in a South-West Championships (a Regional Championship) in any discipline does not prevent an athlete taking part in Midland or Southern Championships events (which are Area Championships).




Sections of This Site:

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.