Archive for February, 2016

Tour of Oman 2016: D-1 : All eyes on green mountain

The 7th edition of the Tour of Oman will feature an impressive line-up of riders: a former World Champion, a winner of all three Grand Tours and classics specialists that have been often crowned in Spring. Men that will be battling it out during six tough stages of racing including the climb up terrible Green […]

Surrey Scorchers to deliver free junior basketball coaching

Surrey Scorchers Basketball will deliver their first junior roadshow on Saturday 27th February, with over 50 kids expected to take part in free professional coaching. Bohunt School in Liphook, where Scorchers’ GB player Will Neighbour attended as a child, will play host to the free session as Scorchers look to inspire the next generation of […]

Le Salon du Running 2016: Le Salon du Running from 31 March to 2 April

The largest exhibition dedicated to a sporting discipline in France, Le Salon du Running opens its doors from Thursday 31 March at 3pm at the Parc des Expositions exhibition centre at Porte de Versailles. Over two and a half days, 220 exhibitors will have all the latest and greatest innovations from the world of running […]

Tour of Qatar 2016: Stage 3 : Unstoppable Boasson Hagen

The Tour of Qatar has a new boss. Thanks to his outstanding performance on the day’s 11.4-km time-trial, Edvald Boasson Hagen not only captured his first ever success in Qatar, beating Van Emden and Quinziato, he also took a solid command of the general classification. Despite an excellent 7th fastest time today, Mark Cavendish sees […]

WheelPower launch national survey – #TalkAboutTakingPart

WheelPower, the national organisation for wheelchair sport today, Tuesday 9 February 2016, launch the ‘Talk About Taking Part’ survey to find out what can be done to help more wheelchair users live lead healthy active lives and take part in sport. Disabled people who use a wheelchair in everyday life, or who would use one […]

Langford’s Commonwealth title tilt postponed

An injury to the WBO World lightweight champion, Terry Flanagan has resulted in a postponement for Tommy Langford’s Commonwealth belt bid, rescheduled from 13th February to 12th March, still at the Liverpool Echo Arena with the main event and undercard all set to remain the same. The event, titled ‘A Tale of Two Cities’, between […]

Damani Marcano to Launch 2016 Volkswagen Race Car at Ace Cafe London

Team HARD racing driver, Damani Marcano’s all new 2016 Volkswagen Golf race car, built by Team HARD Racing with livery design by BossDog Graphics, will be launched at the Ace Cafe London on Tuesday 23rd February 2016 from 6pm.  Damani has recently announced his return to the Milltek Sport Volkswagen Racing Cup for his second […]

TV’s Ben Shephard welcomes new figures showing 30 million hours of sport were played at Football Foundation facilities last year

The UK’s largest sports charity today published its Annual Review, which reveals an average increase in football participation of 7% last season across all sites it has invested in. Multi-sport participation increased by an average of 8%. Ben Shephard praised the massive impact Football Foundation facilities have on their communities. – Click on images to […]

New online marketplace will allow football fans to invest in their favorite players and clubs

Israeli fintech startup FBFM (Football Fans Marketplace) seeks to strengthen the football industry by introducing crowdfunding practices, inspired by websites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Through, fans will be able to select their favorite football players and clubs, invest in them, and share in their success. Tel Aviv, Israel, January 25, 2016 – Israeli […]

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