Archive for the ‘Sports News’ Category

5 Brilliant Ways to Get Active in the Community

The government, schools and sports clubs in the local community are all doing their part to tackle the child obesity problems we are facing at the moment. In the UK, we all need to be getting the right amount of exercise to stay healthy. While the focus is on children, adults too need to be […]

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 […]

GEORDIE SHORE’S AARON CHALMERS MMA FIGHT WEIGH IN & FACE-OFF

Shooters Bar, Birmingham Thursday 11 May 2017, 2pm Ahead of MMA Fight at BAMMA 29 at the Genting Arena Watch Geordie Shore star Aaron Chalmers and the fighters for BAMMA 29 weigh in and face off at Shooters Bar in Birmingham, this Thursday 11 May at 2pm. From MTV’s Geordie Shore house to the cage, Aaron Chalmers […]

An all new adventure for Kitvision – Have you got what it takes to become a Kitvision Ambassador?

Kitvision is more than just an action camera brand. Kitvision ‘was formed from a love of coast and countryside, a passion for life, and real adventures’, and the Kitvision Team are on a search for Ambassadors who represent a multitude of sports, backgrounds, and lifestyles to become a part of the Kitvision journey, to support […]

Olympic Stadium ripoff ‘hammers’ charities into the turf

The extent to which West Ham United and its owners are set to profit from the Olympic Stadium was revealed this week when the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) was forced to publish, in full, the terms of the 99 year lease. However, the stadium was also effectively supported by tens of thousands of Britain’s […]

Britain’s Olympic legacy in tatters as Chancellor flouts another opportunity to repay communities

For the eighth time in his position as Chancellor, George Osborne has failed to produce a national budget which honours the government’s long-outstanding debt to Britain’s communities. In 2007 the Labour government diverted £425 million from the Big Lottery Fund to help finance the ballooning Olympics budget. Following outrage from charities and many MPs, the […]

New book tackles the exclusion of British Asians from football

A new book which explores the exclusion of British Asians from football and makes recommendations for achieving equality in the industry has been published by a Leeds Beckett University academic. In his book, ‘British Asians, Exclusion and the Football Industry’, Dr Dan Kilvington, Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies at Leeds Beckett, presents his […]

MARCANO’s VOLKSWAGEN-DOUBLE PLANS UNDER THREAT

Teenage racing sensation Damani Marcano, was due to announce plans to compete in both the Volkswagen Racing Cup and The VAG Trophy when both championships made a surprise announcement.  Racing Line declared the transfer of the Volkswagen Racing Cup to the operators of the VAG Trophy, Maximum Motorsport earlier this week. The announcement came the […]

Middleweight prospects Langford and Taylor to clash for Commonwealth title

Current English middleweight champion, Lewis Taylor (18-1-1) will clash with unbeaten Birmingham boxer, Tommy Langford (15-0) on February 13th at Liverpool’s Echo Arena for the vacant Commonwealth middleweight title and Langford’s WBO Inter-Continental strap. The Frank Warren promotion is headlined by Terry Flanagan’s (29-0) WBO World lightweight title defence against Derry Mathews (38-9-2) in what […]