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: South-West teams compete in these races, held on Marathon morning over the last 3 miles of the full Marathon course. They are one of the teams from around the United Kingdom taking part in the races. The South-West results from the 2019 event can be found Here.

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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 Championships will be held at the Paignton Sports Centre on Saturday 21st March.

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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 Provisional Championships dates for 2020 are:
  • Cross-Country Championships: Saturday 8th February: Bournemouth
  • Track & Field Championships: Saturday 20th June, Exeter Arena
  • Combined Events Championships: Weekend 27th/28th June, Yeovil

Leagues mainly involving South-West Clubs
(all external sites)
South-West Athletic League   Charles Stanley Westward Cross-Country League
Wessex Cross-Country 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   British Athletics League

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.