With the additional restrictions recently put into place, England Athletics have now extended the suspension of all club athletics activity until 31st May.
As of 23rd March, the only permissible reasons to leave your home are as follows:
- To shop for basic necessities and that should be limited to once a day
- To take exercise once a day – but alone or with those you live with, no gatherings of more than two people
- For medical reasons or to care for a vulnerable person
To travel to essential work if that cannot be done at home. Further guidance to employers is pending.
- Club coaches can be contacted for virtual session plans, you can either do these on a treadmill, as a solo runner or with household members providing social distancing guidelines are adhered to.
Full details on UKAthletics position here:
To reiterate, there will no longer be a penalty applied for renewing late as current circumstances are unprecedented in post war times.
We are a road running club in Lowestoft and Beccles and we also have a growing Athletic club which is based in Lowestoft. We are a happy, friendly and social club with over 390 members, more than half of the running members being ladies, and around 100 athletes. We welcome new members of all abilities, from beginners to more serious runners. Runners can come along to one of our training evenings in Oulton Broad or Beccles. Athletes can try a session at East Point Academy – see Athletics section for more details, you will be guaranteed a warm welcome.