The British Athletics communications team can be contacted for queries related to:

  • British Athletics Press Releases
  • Media accreditation for major international championships
  • Contacting athletes via agents
  • British Athletics’ sponsors and partnerships

British Athletics Communications team:

Please direct your queries to the members of staff below:

Liz Birchall – Head of Communications 
0121 713 8472
07718 526 363

Ryan Bangs – Communications Manager (Olympic Programme)
0121 713 8459
07867 193 138

Gareth Burrell – Communications & Content Manager (Paralympic Programme)
0121 713 8476
07718 394 386

James Cann – Media Officer
0121 713 8408
07789 063 670

Jordan Hughes – Digital Communications Officer
0121 713 8417
07383 089 110


For media enquiries related to British Athletics TV Events, please contact:

Jamie Harding – Major Events PR Manager 
07884 361 544


To apply for media accreditation to the SPAR British Athletics Indoor Championships 2019, please click here.

To apply for media accreditation to the Muller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham 2019, please click here.


Important Documents

Before applying for media accreditation once the 2019 indoor event pages are live, please ensure you read the British Athletics Media Terms & Conditions.

If you are a photographer wishing to undertake work at one of British Athletics’ TV Events, please read British Athletics’ Photographer Guidance document.

If you are a professional organisation/individual wishing to film at one of British Athletics’ TV Events, please take the time to read the British Athletics External Filming Policy before proceeding with your enquiry.

Details for British Athletics’ 2019 outdoor (including how and where to apply for accreditation) will be posted on this page in due course.