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England leaving a significant mark at the ISF World Schools Championship Athletics 2017!

From 24th June to 30th June 2017, Nancy, a French city of Lorraine region, hosted one of the biggest sports events for young athletes – World Schools Championship Athletics 2017 organised by International School Sport Federation (ISF) and French School Sport Federation (UNSS). England made a significant mark on this event. School team boys from The Judd […]

Renaud Lavillenie, pole vault world record holder inspires young athletes at the ISF WSC Athletics 2017!

Nancy, France: Renaud Lavillenie, french pole vaulter currently holidng a world record with a height of 6.16 m set indoors in 2014 (overcoming Sergey Bubka from Ukraine with 6.14 m) became the ambassador of World Schools Championship Athletics 2017 organised by International School Sport Federation (ISF) and French School Sport Federation (UNSS). On Monday, he visited the […]

Half Marathon of Paris: The spring challenge is fully booked up!

The 23rd edition of the Paris Half-Marathon will take place on Sunday 8th March. A record number of 43,500 participants have confirmed their registration for this event, which is the second biggest on the French running calendar after the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon. New in 2015: the runners will tackle the route in the opposite […]

2015 PARIS-ROUBAIX : 25 TEAMS SELECTED

Twenty-five cycling teams have been selected to take part to the 113th edition of Paris-Roubaix which will take place on April 12th : In accordance with Union Cycliste Internationale rules, the following seventeen UCI WorldTeam are automatically invited to the race: AG2R La Mondiale (Fra) Astana Pro Team (Kaz) BMC Racing Team (USA) Etixx – […]

PONEY SESSION | World Snowboard Tour Saint Lary | TEASER 2015

13th Edition World Snowboard Tour International Event, SLOPESTYLE CASH PRIZE $ 15000 USD 2015 March 05th to 08th // SAINT LARY SOULAN, FRANCE 13th Edition DAKINE PONEY SESSION presented by SAINT LARY is taking place MARCH 5th to 8th 2015. 30 riders & wildcard selected worldwide will fight for the PONEY TITLE 13th Edition and share […]

Official 2014 FIFA World Cup app available to download for free

The official FIFA World Cup™ app has launched with exclusive coverage from Brazil 2014, meaning fans can take the world’s biggest event with them wherever they go. The app, first released in December 2013, has been fully updated ready for the opening match of the tournament. The official app for Brazil 2014 is the essential […]

red24 Offers 2014 FIFA World Cup Rio Security Package

With interest in the FIFA World Cup reaching fever pitch, it is good to know that crisis management and travel safety specialists red24 is offering a comprehensive security package to football fans travelling to Brazil for one of the world’s biggest sporting events. The package provides access to daily email alerts about any potential security […]

Oxford United’s Nicky Wroe signs up for Blenheim Palace Triathlon

Oxford United midfielder Nick Wroe and the team’s head of sport science Alasdair Lane have signed up to participate in the upcoming Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Blenheim Palace Triathlon on the 7-8 une 2014. Wroe, on loan from Preston North End until the end of the season, will be participating in the individual Sprint, tacking […]

New women’s 10K to extend to Birmingham in 2014

An exciting new women’s only running event will take place in Birmingham for the first time next year. Birmingham is one of ten carefully selected locations across the UK where the Women’s Running 10k will be held in 2014. The Birmingham leg of the race series, which is now in its second year, will start […]

Sponsored Video: Polar GPS Watch ‘Back to Start’ Challenge for British Athletes

Polar are manufacturers of high quality GPS watches, and in a recent filmed event, two British athletes ran a challenge to test the quality and efficency of the sports watches. The watches tested were GPS sports watch for recreational runners and cyclists who want integrated GPS with smart guidance. Features include: Tracks your route, speed […]