Neil Black, the former performance director of UK Athletics,
and former Morpeth Harrier has passed away suddenly at the age of 60.
The news was confirmed on Tuesday21st April 2020 through a statement from Black’s family.
It is believed he died of natural causes at his home near Loughborough.
The statement read: ‘We would like to thank people for the wonderful and heartfelt messages we have received.
So many people have been in touch, it is clear to us how loved Neil was and this is bringing us some comfort
at this time.’