Athletics In The South-West

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

Other Competitions in the South-West

Other Competitions In the South-West

This page lists some athletic competitions not promoted or co-ordinated by the EA South-West Council but which involve South-West athletes.
London Mini-Marathon: The 2022 London Marathon will go ahead on Sunday 2nd October, with the London Mini Marathon to be held the day before (over the last 2.6km of the main course). The South-West teams for this event will be selected with the help of a Trials event for a list of athletes based on Power of 10 rankings, being held at Taunton on Sunday 21st August. Four athletes per age/gender will be selected automatically from the trials, with the remaining two places plus reserve slots being filled following a selectors' meeting via Zoom.

The South-West Results for 2021 can be found Here

The teams originally selected for the 2020 event can be found Here.

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South West Schools Championships: Each of the seven Counties has their own Schools Association and there is a South-West Schools AA which promotes the region's Schools Championships; these South-West Championships are important factors for County Schools AAs when making selections for their respective English Schools Championships teams.

The South-West Schools Championships for 2022 were:
  • Cross-Country Championships: Saturday 5th February, Sheldon School, Chippenham
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  • Track & Field Championships: Saturday 18th June, Exeter Arena
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  • Combined Events Championships: Weekend 25th/26th June, Yeovil
SW Sportshall Championships: Each of the seven County Sportshall organisations (not necessarily the same as the County Association) are entitled to enter teams: in recent seasons only four have done so. The 2020 and 2021 Championships both fell victim to Covid; the 2022 event was held in reduced form.


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Leagues mainly involving South-West Clubs
(all external sites)
South-West Athletic League   Charles Stanley Westward Cross-Country League
Wessex XC League   Avon Track and Field League

Leagues Involving Clubs Further Afield
(all external sites)
John H. Collins Gwent Cross-Country League   Gloucestershire Cross-Country League
Youth Development League   National Athletics League

Sections of This Site:

The South-West Counties

This directs you to the websites of the seven South-West Counties and of the corresponding Schools Associations


The EA South-West Council

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


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.


Results Archive

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