Loughborough International Athletics

Loughborough International Athletics will take place on Sunday 21st May 2023

Loughborough University is proud to be hosting the 65th anniversary of the Loughborough International Athletics (LIA) event on Sunday 21st May 2023.

LIA is widely recognised as the curtain raiser to the outdoor season with an action-packed day of first-class athletics hosted at the Paula Radcliffe Stadium on campus.

Once again, Loughborough athletes will compete against teams representing England, Wales, Scotland, GB&NI Under-20s and the National Athletics League. This year will also see Loughborough Sport welcome Ukraine international Danylo Danylenko who will compete in the 400m.

The event will offer a great day out, where friends, families and athletics fans alike can enjoy an event full of action packed fun and excitement.


Tickets are now available to purchase. Prices for tickets purchased in advance are as follows:

Adults £8


Loughborough Students £3
Coaches £1
Family Ticket*
(2 adults and up to 3 children)

*Family tickets will only be available to purchase in advance of the competition.

Proof of eligibility may be required at the venue.

For Wheelchair and Carer tickets please contact the Ticketline call centre on 0161 832 1111

For media enquiries, please contact Dan Trussell.

Spectator Information

 We’re looking forward to welcoming you to the Loughborough International Athletics (LIA) event on Sunday! Click below for your essential information.

Guest places

Guest entry request to Event Leads:

Jump - Lukasz Zawila L.Zawila@lboro.ac.uk

Endurance - Kyle Bennett K.K.Bennett@lboro.ac.uk

Speed - Nick Dakin N.Dakin@lboro.ac.uk  

Throws - David Turner D.Turner@lboro.ac.uk

Guest entries will cost £18.50 and will be payable via Roster once a space has been secured.

Timetable and Coach Accreditation

A Draft Timetable can be found below. Please note changes may be made until a Final Timetable is issued. 

LIA 2023 Draft 4

HIPAC (indoor warm up) coach accreditations are only granted to competing teams. Personal coaches and coaches of guests may purchase a coach ticket for £1 on the day (on production of a valid athletics coach license) and access the competition area and outdoor warm up area (PEC) without restriction.