Becoming an Athletics Official

Examples roles:

  • Timekeeper – recording times in road or track races
  • Track judge – record finishing times in road or track races, and responsible for everything else on the track in athletics meeting such as hurdle height & positions, relay takeovers etc.
  • Field judge – organise, measure and record field events such as high jump, discus etc.
  • Starter/marksman – organise the start, lane assignments etc. and/or fire the gun

Find out more here:  https://www.englandathletics.org/officiating/

Please contact the Coaching Secretary if you are interested in either of the above and they will be happy to discuss these opportunities with you further.