Track and Field Funding crisis deepens

Track and Field Funding crisis deepens

Shock news from the BAL AGM

BAL AGM: The recent BAL AGM, held on the 10th November at Eton, presented BAL clubs with more evidence of the spiralling decline of a once proud sport. At this time of year the BAL usually has a clear picture of its finances and fixtures for the coming season. This year there are several areas of doubt. Continue reading

England Athletics Fees

To what extent should athletes fund the increasingly bureaucratic England Athletics?


ABAC Comments on plans to quadruple registration fees.

Where we are. England Athletics (EA) held its latest AGM on the 27th October 2012. Normally club representatives do not attend this event as clubs have no voting rights but may observe proceedings. This year was different. Several club representatives attended to articulate concerns relating to EA proposals to substantially increase affiliation fees. (See ABAC Fact File 18). Continue reading