The sport of athletics has a proud heritage and it continues to be one of the country's favourite sports.

It covers 'track & field' - which is everything from running to jumping and throwing. There's an athletics discipline for everyone. Cumbria is covered by the NW region of England Athletics. They work to encourage more people to take part and can provide useful information on where and how to take part. 

Athletics in your area

There are 12 opportunities listed on the Physical Activity Directory. To view local opportunities please select your local area.


Nick Settle 

Club Support Manager (Cheshire, Cumbria, Tees Valley, Tyne and Wear, Northumberland & County Durham)

England Athletics

T:07968 498710



Shelley Holroyd

Parallel Success Co-ordinator

British Athletics

07912 070625

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