​“Mrs Hockey” is the Unsung Hero of the GM Sports Awards

A woman who has dedicated 50 years to Bury Hockey Club has won the Unsung Hero title at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards. Vivien Makin...

North West coaches announced as finalists for prestigious coaching awards

UK Coaching has today, 22 October, officially announced the finalists for the 2018 UK Coaching Awards, continuing the organisation’s celebration of great coaching, which...

Wresting MediaCon 2018 Wows Manchester Crowds

Wrestling Travel, the World’s only travel company specifically focused on wrestling events and building a wrestling-based community for fans, welcomed the biggest independent wrestling convention...

Myth-busting tennis’ Davis Cup: Manchester research questions accepted history

Sport academics have busted the myth that much-lauded sports pioneer, Dwight Davis, single-handedly created and launched the Davis Cup international tennis competition that was eventually named...

Bury cyclist wins Grand Tour event in Spain

Twenty six year old Bury cyclist Simon Yates has been officially crowned the winner of the 2018 Vuelta a España today. Yates crossed the line safely in...

Ski with Confidence

Chill Factore, has launched a Ski Confidence Camp with decorated Paralympian Menna Fitzpatrick, to encourage more beginners to get into snowsports and overcome their...

Olympian and World Champion gymnast, Beth Tweddle, to be inducted into City of Champions...

Three-time Olympian and World Champion gymnast, Beth Tweddle, has been announced as one of the three new inductees to be added to the City...

Two Manchester athletes selected to compete in 2018 School Games

Two athletes from Manchester have been selected to compete at the 2018 School Games – a national multi-sport event for the UK’s most talented school-age athletes...

GB Taekwondo Team ‘Kick-Back’ with Patients at The Christie and The Christie Private Care

Athletes from GB Taekwondo delighted patients and staff at The Christie Private Care, part of HCA Healthcare UK, and The Christie NHS Foundation Trust...

Taekwondo Mahama overcomes the odds

Olympian Mahama Cho who is from Stockwell in South London, but who is based in Manchester for training, is competing to be crowned the...