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Welcome to the
Berkshire County
Athletic Association

website

Administering Athletics in the Unitary Authority areas of Bracknell Forest, Reading, Slough, West Berkshire,
Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham.

 


Peter Virgo

Berkshire Athletics is very sad to hear the news
that Peter Virgo has passed away.

As well as being a stalwart of WSEH AC, Peter was the immediate Past Chairman of Berkshire Athletics, and a post holder and Committee member for many years, who gave so much of his time promoting all disciplines of the sport throughout his life.

Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time.



Berkshire Athletics
U13 T&F Championships 2015

Wednesday 15th July 2015

John Nike Stadium, Bracknell Leisure Centre
 

Printable entry forms are available
from the Track and Field page.

Further details, and online entries, are available HERE

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Berkshire Athletics
Track and Field Championships 2015

Sunday 24th May 2015

Thames Valley Athletics Centre, Eton
 

Printable entry forms are available
from the Track and Field page.

Further details, and online entries, are available HERE

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Presidentís Chain of Office

Jill Wright shows the new Presidentís Chain of Office,
which was presented to her by Chairman, David Noble,
at the Berkshire Athletics Social Event at the end of 2014.


Berkshire Road Running Championships 2015

For dates of this year's events,
and details on how to submit your (free!) entry,
go to the
Road Running page.
 

2014 results for each separate event
may be found HERE
while the Trophy Results (summed over 4 events)
may be found HERE.

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Berkshire County Cross Country Championships

Saturday, 3rd January 2015

Hungerford Common

Hosted by Newbury A.C.

Click HERE for a complete list of results

other details are available
from the following links:


Captain's Report
Map of the Venue
Selection Criteria

(the last named document specifies the criteria to be used in the selection of the Berkshire teams for the Inter Counties Cross Country Championships)


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News - Saturday, 11 October 2014


MORE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

The summer has seen more Berkshire qualified athletes
winning national titles.

At the England U20/U23 Championships in June,
there were three Berkshire winners in the younger age group :
Shaun Wyllie [Bracknell AC] in the 1500m,
Taylor Campbell [WSEH AC] in the hammer,
and Amy Holder [Reading AC] in the discus.

Then at the England U15/17 Championships in August,
there were three more winners :
Jake Norris [WSEH AC] in the U17 hammer,
Elliott Thorne [SJAC] in the U15 long jump,
and Oliver Hewitt [TK] in the U15 hammer.

Finally, apologies to Rachel McClay [Bracknell AC]
for the late recognition of her winning performance
in the Welsh Indoor Championships over 800m
at the beginning of the year.

Congratulations to all those athletes for their truly stunning victories.


News - Wednesday, 23 April 2014


BERKSHIRE HAS TWO NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

This winterís activity saw two Berkshire qualified athletes
become national champions.

In the English National Cross Country Championships,
Jonathan Davies of Reading AC triumphed in the 10km under 20 race, winning by 4 seconds.
Meanwhile, Elliott Thorne of Slough Junior AC set a big PB
in the under 15 long jump to win the England Athletics indoor title.

Congratulations to both athletes on their magnificent achievements. We wish them and all local athletes a very successful and rewarding summer season.


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Berkshire Athletics
Annual General Meeting 2014

Monday, 24th November 2014

Bracknell A. C. Clubhouse
 

see Other Events page for details and documents

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Berkshire County Cross Country Championships

Saturday January 4th 2014

Bracknell
 

Full results available HERE
Other details available from the
Cross Country page

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Berkshire Athletics appoint Jill Wright as President

Jill (pictured here with Chairman Peter Virgo) has been officiating for over 50 years, and has officiated all over the UK at National and International meetings.

She refereed at the ESAA Championships for over 15 years, as Assistant Referee then as Chief Referee. She refereed the Track & Field Schools Cup Final for a number of years. She is the Schools Cross Country Cup co-ordinator for Berkshire and the South West Region.

Jill has acted as Berkshire AA Officials Secretary for over 30 years, and is Officials Secretary for Berkshire Schools. She organised Officials Courses within Berkshire under the old system and tutored the Field section, often organising for the Candidates to take the examination in her own home.

She is a member of the SEAA promotions committee and organises the ancillary Officials for the SEAA Track & Field meetings.

Jill is the Berkshire Team Manager at the U15 and U20 Track & Field Inter Counties and the seniors at the CAU.

 

 

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Berkshire Athletics Officials at the Olympics

Berkshire Athletics officials on duty at the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
Pictured (l-r): John Wright, Sue Bishop, Julie Dew, Chris Apsey, Barbara Charlish, Richard Whybrow, Malcolm Charlish, Len Twort

 

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