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David Aryeetey

British Indoor Athletics Championships

By David Aryeetey (Sports Award)

Yesterday on 10th February, I competed in my first senior championships at the Indoor Arena in Birmingham.

It was an amazing experience competing against some of the best athletes in the country, hurdlers... Read More »

Posted: 11th Feb, 2019

Libby Bell


Shrewsbury rd 6 National Trophy Cyclocross

By Libby Bell (Sports Award)

Round 6 came around two weeks later and I was comfortable with the course and my placing from round 5. There was a lot of slippery banks and cambers, a small wooded section which I quite enjoyed with a... Read More »

Posted: 10th Feb, 2019

Libby Bell


Ipswich National Trophy

By Libby Bell (Sports Award)

On to round 5 of the CX National Trophy Series, going into with confidence but a bit of worry after having a close call at York. The course was completely flat, very dry and suited me pretty well with... Read More »

Posted: 10th Feb, 2019

Jessica Nelson

Fitness Profiling

By Jessica Nelson (Sports Award)

On Saturday i attended the fitness profiling session at the University of Hertfordshire to asses mine and all the other sailors' strengths and weaknesses. We did a variety of things including push ups,... Read More »

Posted: 10th Feb, 2019

Luke Hoult

Latest results

By Luke Hoult (Sports Award)

Where do I start, I have been to several tournements over these past couple of months e.g. u17 gold in Nottingham, Rio team tournement and u18 county championships! In the u17 gold I didn't play up to... Read More »

Posted: 10th Feb, 2019

Candice Hall


Burns Meet 26 and 27 January 2019 at Ponds Forge Sheffield

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

I entered 5 events at the Burns Meet but only swam two due to a problem with my arm. I swam in the 200 freestyle and came second and in the 200 IM I finished second but unfortunately I was disqualified... Read More »

Posted: 7th Feb, 2019

Naomi Blankley


Naomi blankley

By Naomi Blankley (Sports Award)

Hi, my name is Naomi and I am 15 years old and and live in Leicestershire. I do muay Thai boxing. I started when I was 11 years old and fell in love with it straight away. I love fighting and training.... Read More »

Posted: 4th Feb, 2019

David Aryeetey

British Championship qualifier!

By David Aryeetey (Sports Award)

Yesterday, on 2nd February, I competed in my second competition of the season in an open meet at Loughborough University. Once again I ran two rounds in the 60m hurdles.
In the first round, I ran a p.b.... Read More »

Posted: 3rd Feb, 2019

April Tacey


National Track Championships

By April Tacey (Sports Award)

Last week I had a busy few days up in Manchester as I took part in the Senior National Track Championships. I narrowly missed qualification in the 3km Individual pursuit and the scratch race final but... Read More »

Posted: 31st Jan, 2019

Rebecca Laurel


British Cycling’s #OneInaMillion campaign

By Rebecca Laurel (Sports Award)

I am delighted to share that I have been involved in the #OneInaMillion campaign. I featured in the campaign video and attended a webinar to find out about it. Its aim is to close the gender gap in cycling... Read More »

Posted: 29th Jan, 2019