About this Site contains technical information about
the site and links to the main pages.
About the R.W.A. outlines the purpose, position and
objects of the R.W.A. and leads to information about the Association's
Officers, Committees and Areas.
and Records is the
main "historical" page of the site and provides links
to lists of past R.W.A. National Champions and National Officers,
Committee information, best performances, past International Champions
and the Commonwealth Games achievements of walkers from England,
the Isle of Man, the Channel Islands, Scotland, Wales and Northern
Books about Walking is a constantly developing list of
– so far – about 200 books about race walking, divided (roughly) into
and Training", "History" and "Miscellaneous"
(some of them very miscellaneous indeed). You are invited to contribute additional
titles. Click HERE
Club Contacts provides information on Clubs interested
in race walking, with as much contact information as is available. Corrections and additions are welcome. Click HERE
Fixtures lists "all the domestic races
known to the Fixtures Coordinator, certain events (meetings, squad
weekends, etc.) that may have a bearing on fixtures and selected
provides answers to come of the more common queries
Interested in Walking? suggests why the non-walker may wish
to take up the sport, offers an Introductory Pack and provides
the answers to some Frequently Asked Questions.
Links has a
selection of about fifty links
to sites likely to be of interest to the race walker. Suggestions for others are always
welcome. Click HERE
Officers lists the National and Area Officers
of the Association (with a note of the geographical responsibilities
of the three Areas).
News gives information about the latest events
and provides a link to news items that have been deleted from
the main page because of staleness.
Contacts, for the benefit
of those not in the R.W.A. territory, has contacts for race walking
in Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
The Quick Index to this Site provides easy links to the main topics
covered, including those in the Secondary Pages.
Tour is this page
Record has information
about the Association's monthly magazine (with a picture of the
current front page) and a link to Record's own web site.
Rule230 contains the text of the I.A.A.F.
Rule governing race walking.
The 200 Club
is a monthly lottery
designed to raise finance for the R.W.A. and to give the participants a
sporting chance of winning prizes.
Links gives access to
certain sites of time-limited significance – the Olympic Games, etc.
will eventually contain
to the non-track locations used for race walking; there is also
a link to a directory of all tracks in the United Kingdom, the
Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.
And finally, The Lighter Side contains some interesting references to
in places where they might not be expected; after all, all walk
and no play makes Jack a dull boy!
The R.W.A. hopes that you enjoy the site and find it useful.