Parallel London heads to London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on 3 September 

The world’s first fully accessible fun run/push, Parallel London heads to London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on 3 September for a second year, alongside the inaugural Free Family Festival with ten zones of entertainment. Disabled and able-bodied people of all ages and abilities can join the run side-by-side, running, walking,…

A Fitter Frame for a Fitter Brain

Can’t remember the last time you went to the gym? Well your lack of exercise may well account for that, in more ways than you might think. New research from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering has found…

IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS LONDON 2017 FULFILLS ORIGINAL BID PROMISE TO BREAK RECORDS

World record ticket sales, historic firsts, entertaining presentation and fun spectator experience lead to hugely successful IAAF World Championships London 2017 Organisers set an official Guinness World Record for number of ticket sales for an IAAF World Championships with over…

IAAF World Championships London 2017 Daily Update Day 10

Day 10 13 August 2017 Session 14 ticketed at: 55,520 Today marks the first ever Festival of Race Walks in IAAF World Championships history, with four races: the men’s and women’s 50km and the men’s and women’s 20km all staged. The women’s 50km race walk…

MORE IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS FIRSTS AS HISTORIC FESTIVAL OF RACE WALKS SET FOR THE MALL

  First ever Festival of Race Walks in IAAF World Championships history with four races all to be staged on the same day The women’s 50km race walk will take place for the first time ever at a Championships bringing…

IAAF World Championships London 2017 Daily Update Day 8

Day 8 11 August 2017 Session 10 ticketed at: 22,020 Session 11 ticketed at: 50,220 Session 9 of the Championships was the biggest ticketed session so far at 56,290. It was the sixth time a session had been ticketed at over 50,000…

IAAF World Championships London 2017 Daily Update Day 7

Day 7 10 August 2017 Session 9 ticketed at: 56,290 The IAAF World Championships London 2017 has a special digital toolkit for spectators and fans to use as they watch the action unfold live in the stadium or at home. Spectators…

IAAF World Championships London 2017 Daily Update Day 6

Day 6 9 August 2017 Session 8 ticketed at: 51,130 The official volunteers of the IAAF World Championships London 2017 are called Runners. Over 15,000 people applied to be a Runner and 4,500 were chosen to help stage the Summer of World…

Lookers drives equality agenda by becoming Stonewall diversity champion

PRESS RELEASE 08/08/17   National motor retailer Lookers is proud to announce that it is giving its diversity credentials a further boost by becoming one of the first motor retailers to become a Stonewall Diversity Champion. Stonewall is a leading employers’…

IAAF World Championships London 2017 Daily Update Day 5

Day 5 8 August 2017 Session 7  ticketed at: 55,540 Fans attending the IAAF World Championships London 2017 are  able to enjoy the event’s very own ‘Hero Village’ – the dedicated fan zone for the Summer of World Athletics. Hero…