The countdown is on! Top tips and training plan for Ørsted Great Grimsby 10K runners

The countdown is on for this year’s Ørsted Great Grimsby 10K. The sell-out race takes place on Sunday 18 July, with staggered start times between 9am and 11am. Heading into its sixth year, the much-loved race will be one of…

Ørsted Great Grimsby 10K is a sell-out!

The Ørsted Great Grimsby 10K has sold out – and within just a matter of days. Entries opened at 10am on Tuesday 11 May for the sixth running of the much-loved race. Within the first day, there were just 285…

Captain Tom 100 challenge weekend officially launches at Lord’s Cricket Ground

Members of Captain Sir Tom’s family were at Lord’s Cricket Ground today to mark the start of Captain Tom 100 Challenge – a weekend of fundraising in honour of the former second world war veteran who famously raised £38.9million for…

British Wheelchair Basketball Announces Launch of First Ever Women’s Premier League

British Wheelchair Basketball has today announced the creation of the inaugural Women’s Premier League. The British Wheelchair Basketball Women’s Premier League will be the first of its kind for women’s wheelchair basketball in the world, and the very first professional…

LTA to broadcast Billie Jean King Cup live on TikTok in UK first

The Billie Jean King Cup is the world’s largest international team competition in women’s tennis. More than 100 nations have played in the tournament this year – the LTA, the home of tennis in Britain, has teamed up with TikTok…

In conversation with the legend Billie Jean King

In an exclusive for the LTA, Billie Jean King Cup captain, Anne Keothavong, talks to the tennis icon and champion of equality herself, Billie Jean King, about the forthcoming event, and opening up the game for the next generation. Follow…

Swimathon Foundation Awards £30,000 of Funding to Support the Swimming Community

Swimathon Foundation has today awarded a total of £30,000 in grants to 148 swimming and aquatic clubs, swim schools and independent swimming and aquatic organisations from its 2021 Covid-19 Relief Fund. Swimathon Foundation launched its first Fund in May 2020…

Harlequins become the first professional rugby club to launch an LGBTQ+ Supporters’ Association

One year on from the Club’s inaugural LGBTQ+ Pride Game on February 15th 2020 Harlequins has today launched an LGBTQ+ Supporters’ Association; following research across rugby and the media, the Club believe it is a global first for professional rugby.…

Marcus Smith commits future to Harlequins

Harlequins is delighted to announce that homegrown fly-half Marcus Smith has signed a long-term contract extension with the Club Smith, 21, is the latest player to commit his future with the Club, following the likes of Danny Care, Dino Lamb,…

British Wheelchair Basketball Launch New Programme to Double Participation

British Wheelchair Basketball, the governing body for the sport in the UK, has today launched its ground-breaking ‘Inspire a Generation’ programme, in a bid to double participation over the next four years. The new programme, driven by British Wheelchair Basketball…