In January 2013 the existing National Junior Athletic League and the National Young Athletics League amalgamated to form the UK Youth Development League for all athletes under 20 years of age.
The management of the new league was formed by existing committee members of the previous leagues.
Following the 2014 AGM Norma Blaine MBE, past Chairman, became the leagues first president with Grace Hall taking over as Chairman.
The dates for 2017 are:
Upper Age Group -
Lower Age Group -
Check dates on League structure for LAG Scottish & Northern Ireland as there is a slight variation on the above.
All correspondance relating to League matters should be sent in the first instance to;
The UKYDL Administrator, 8 Swan Walk, Sandy Water Park, Llanelli. SA15 4SJ.
Tel 07973 469 180 Email email@example.com
17.08.2017. All clubs should note that in order to apply / renew membership of the league then the updated form should be submitted as early as possible to guarantee a place in the league. Expressions of interest have been shown from a number of clubs wishing to join the league. The form can be downloaded from the documents page……here
05.07.2017. CANCELLED FIXTURE It is with regret that the 4th round fixture in the LAG Central 2 division scheduled for 15th July at Dartford is now cancelled.
04.07.2017. It should be noted that due to my involvement at the Para-
24.05.2017. The latest version of the UAG results software is available to download from the Documents page. Apple Mac users see note below (15.05.2017)
20.05.2017. URGENT VENUE CHANGE Due to facility problems at Newport the UAG match in the Midland South/West 1 Division scheduled to take place on Sunday 28th May will now be hosted by Yeovil Olympiad/Well City Hrs at Yeovil.
15.05.2017. The latest version(7) of the Lower Age group results software is once again available to download on the Documents page. This version is only available for windows systems, anyone using Apple Mac to contact Alan Johnson (07920 056 324).
15.05.2017. If you have downloaded the results software mentioned below between yesterday and mid-
14.05.2017. Lower Age Group results software available to download on documents page. Instructions to follow.
10.05.2017. RESULTS SOFTWARE
As you will all appreciate the league has invested in a new computer system for the results, and whilst the Team Managers online portal is widely accepted as a success, the actual results package has had its problems.
All these are now being rectified, and new versions of the program will be available from the links under downloads on the YDL web site by the end of the week. Thank you for your continued patience.
25.04.2017. VENUE CHANGE. In the LAG Midland South West 1A Division note the following changes :
Sat 20th May @ Gloucester
Sun 18th June @ Swindon
30.03.2017. VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED. The league are once again seeking volunteers who are computer literate to act as recorders at the four league matches within each division, this proved to be very successful in 2015 & 2016 season. A new excel based results program will be used in 2017.
Nominal expenses will be paid. Please contact Grace Hall, email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
23.01.2017. Please note the web site is currently under construction for the 2017 season, changes will be made periodically.
01.01.2017. 2016 AGM documents, 2017 Rules of Competition and 2017 Constitution uploaded to documents page.
07.12.2016. The British Association of Track & Field Leagues request nominations for the Annual Frank Starkie Award……read citation…..Here
22.11.2016. Following the decision by clubs at the 2016 AGM, subscriptions, (membership fees), for 2017 will be £250 per team.