This Is Manchester Awards 2020

This Is Manchester Awards ‘2020’ Winners Announced & Messages of congratulations pour in for Marcus This Is Manchester 2020 recognizes those people, heroes, places, organizations, & communities that have shown resilience and true Mancunian grit and determination. This year, four…

2015 Davis Cup documentary – 5 year anniversary

The Great Britain Davis Cup Team sit down to look back on their journey of their historic victory 5 years ago.

Influencers take on trick shot challenges – The LTA’s Showdown series finale

In the final episode of The Showdown, host Aimee Fuller and ex-professional surfer Laura Crane to take on trick shot challenges set by you and master of the art, Liam Coyte. Young British tennis star Arthur Fery joins the pair…

Commonwealth Games England Forms Athlete Advisory Group Ahead of Birmingham 2022

Commonwealth Games England has today (Thursday 12 November) announced the formation of an Athlete Advisory Group, created to ensure Team England’s preparations for the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham 2022 are athlete-centred and performance-driven. The Athlete Advisory Group will be chaired…

From an early-onset Parkinson’s diagnosis to an inspirational return to tennis and beyond

After being diagnosed with early-onset Parkinson’s disease at the age of 33, Nottingham-local Andy Wright never thought he would be able to play tennis again. Six-years after his diagnosis, the LTA has released a short film documenting how Andy rediscovered…

Sportsaid Appointed Delivery Partner for Team England Futures Programme

Commonwealth Games England is very pleased to announce that SportsAid has been appointed as the delivery partner for the Team England Futures programme at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The programme, supported by Sport England, will see young athletes and…

The Sports Stars Who’ve Brought Success to the Industry

Fashion and sport can often live in perfect harmony. Famous labels produce the garments, and sports stars wear them when performing in their chosen arena. Over the years there’s been an impressive collection of sports stars who’ve turned their own…

Battling mental health issues to return to the tennis court – the inspirational journey of Steven McCann

In a short film released today, the LTA follows 38-year-old tennis player Steven McCann from North London, as he shares his inspirational story of battling addiction to reignite his love and passion for the sport. The feature brings to life…

UK Coaching urges the nation to pledge support for coaches as UK Coaching Week 2020 begins

To coincide with the start of UK Coaching Week 2020, UK Coaching is encouraging parents, players and athletes through its #GreatCoachingPledge campaign to recognise and support the people who provide great coaching to their communities by pledging their own time…

Coaching campaign asks the nation to ‘Support Your Coach’

UK Coaching has today (Wednesday 26 August) confirmed that UK Coaching Week 2020 will take place from the 14-20 September. The awareness campaign – which empowers athletes, coaches and the public to celebrate great coaching – will centre on the need to…