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…

BBL announce game-changing social media partnership with TikTok in celebration of British Basketball

Selina Conroy, Head of Communications at the British Basketball League, discusses how the partnership is allowing the sport to connect with fans and communities across the UK. In an aim to connect with fans and celebrate the sport, the British…

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…