About Athletics Norfolk

Athletics Norfolk works strategically with key partners to develop the sport of athletics including track & field, road-running, cross-country, disability athletics, and Sportshall. Since our new launch on 1 November 2013 our central ethos has been about working in partnership with clubs across to county to develop athletics in our region.

Our key aims:

  • To improve and develop the quality of coaching across Norfolk
  • To foster community links, for example working with local schools
  • To encourage healthy competition both within and between clubs
  • To develop all-round provision for the clubs in our network

What we do:

  • Assist with coach development through flying coach visits, the England Athletics and Local Coach Development Programmes and providing access to National Coach Mentors
  • Provide an Officials Education and Development Programme
  • Develop and strengthen school-club links
  • Support clubs in their development
  • Organise QuadKids and Sportshall competitions for junior athletes
  • Co-ordinate road-running and track & field competitions
  • Participate in the Youth Development League as 'Team Norfolk'