British Athletics Supporters Club members raised £1500 for the Ron Pickering Memorial Fund in a raffle at their 2014 Annual Dinner. These funds will help to support the next generation of athletics stars.
Ron Pickering is best remembered as the voice of athletics on BBC TV, not to mention iconic programmes such as Superstars and We Are The Champions. A former PE teacher, Ron became national athletics coach,
BASC needs supporters 'selfies' to use on our website and social media sites. So please snap a 'selfie' when you are at live athletics supporting British athletes and we will use the best on the website. Remember to take it in good light, and anything displaying your support would be great e.g. flag, shirt, or even with a British athlete. Then send it to us along with your name that you would be happy to appear with the photo on our website and one of the following sentences completed by you: