Thursday, October 12, 2017

It may not have been London 2012, but Calverton Primary School was crowned mini Olympic champions at the key stage one event last Thursday.

Newham’s Viewtube Runners warmed up for the new season with a trip to the Oxford half marathon on Sunday.

East End Road Runners had a busy weekend in London and further afield.

Sports champions Adam Gemili and Geoff Thompson inspired new sport scholars at the University of East London.

For most people, just getting into the Virgin Money London Marathon is reason enough for celebration, but for one East London woman the good news was made even more special by the man who delivered it.

Ohuruogu supports SportsAid Week

Thursday, September 28, 2017

For elite sportspeople, being on the sidelines can be an impossible challenge, but Christine Ohuruogu almost seemed relieved to stay behind the scenes at the World Championships.

Viewtube Runners were out in force at the Ealing half marathon at the weekend.

East End Road Runners saw nine of their members take on the Loch Ness Marathon in Scotland at the weekend.

Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake and Rabah Yousif finish season in Newcastle

Philip hails brilliant season

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Newham & Essex Beagles star was up in Newcastle

Nominations are being welcomed for the Sunday Times Sportswomen of the Year Awards, in association with Vitality.

World Championship gold medalist battles in Diamond League final

University of East London athlete Corinne Humphreys may have just missed out a place on the podium but she insists her World University Games experience is one she won’t be forgetting in a hurry.

Sprint success for Newham’s Slue

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Newham’s Leroy Slue has been celebrating his own athletics success recently.

Newham & Essex Beagles sprinter witnesses gold-medal triumph

Disappointment for high jumper Grabarz

Mitchell-Blake: We smashed it to pieces

Sprint relay squads produce stunning results

Sir Mo Farah admitted his athletics career had been ‘incredible’ after signing off with 5,000 metre silver at the World Championships at London Stadium.

Sir Mo Farah ended his glorious track career with a silver medal in the 5,000 metres at the World Championships at London Stadium.

Newham & Essex Beagles Rabah Yousif helped Great Britain’s men into the 4x400m relay final at the World Championships at London Stadium.

Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake and Adam Gemili helped Great Britain’s men book a place in the final of the 4x100m relay at the World Championships at London Stadium.

Newham & Essex Beagles Asha Philip helped Great Britain’s women book a place in the final of the 4x100m relay at the World Championships at London Stadium.

Olympic bronze medalist wants more silverware

Williams misses out on women’s final

Newham & Essex Beagles sprinter secures progress

London 2017: Farah into 5,000m final

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Newham & Essex Beagles star eases through heat

UEL student Hylton misses out at World Championships

Olympic gold-medallist Greg Rutherford and Mayor of Newham Sir Robin Wales helped launch a pop-up screen in Stratford’s Theatre Square on Friday.

Newham & Essex Beagles sprinter wins heat

Children join lap of honour at World Championships

Sir Mo crowned World 10,000 metres champion

Rising sprint star Shannon Hylton has praised the depth of athletics talent at the University of East London (UEL) as she gets ready to compete at the World Athletics Championships in Stratford.

Beagles stalwart Bob Smith has died after a lengthy battle with cancer

Lauren Russell also impresses at European Athletics under-20 Championships in Grosseto

And she also smashes her personal best in Poland

Everything is coming up rosy for University of East London sprinter Corinne Humphreys.

A long and fruitful day for Tim Mundle’s ladies up in Lancashire

Medals for both Johnson and Adeyeye in first international

Local club enjoyed 24-hour endurance event at Hornchurch’s Country Park

The local club competed in the gruelling 24-hour event at the weekend

Student earns selection for IAAF Championships

University of East London student Vanessa Wallace dreaming of a medal at World Para Athletics Championships.

Youngster Aleeya Sibbons storms to a gold medal for Newham

Newham athlete storms to victory in prestigious road race

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