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British Athletics 2014 European Championships Marathon Selection

Tomorrow (15/04/14) British Athletics will name the first members of the squad for the 2014 European Athletics Outdoor Championships that will take place in Zurich, Switzerland from the 12th – 17th August 2014. 463 more words

The European team and a few monkeys

I’ve had a quiet time training wise this week due to the knock on my head and work commitments. So instead of writing about my exciting week at work, I thought I would take the opportunity to congratulate the guys and girls who made the European team for the individual and team championships later this month (it also gives me a first chance to post a few links to my blog). 106 more words


#Barcelona's #Valdes out until October

The 32-year-old will miss this summer’s World Cup after suffering anterior cruciate ligament damage in last week’s 3-0 win over Celta Vigo.
Valdes had surgery in Germany on Monday, with Barcelona confirming he would be out until at least October.  132 more words


The tournament that freedom forgot

Back in the late 1980’s Europe’s political landscape was changing.  The Eastern Bloc was crumbling. Football was one language whereby different political ideals could be set aside for 90 minutes.   1,057 more words

European Football

New season in 3.....2........1.......GO!

So I’m back. Blogging again. I guess the reason I stopped is cause winter training is boring.. I mean how exciting can I make. “Its raining again so I did another turbo session” – I like to think I’m a bit of a wordsmith but I’m not that good. 955 more words


UEFA: ‘League of Nations’

Pointless, lifeless and lacklustre: three adjectives that epitomise international friendlies.  It is a common census that although everyone understands why we have them (to experiment and fine-tune tactics and team selection) we still class them as an ‘utter waste of time’. 863 more words


Potential new competition for European national teams?

A third competition for European national teams is expected to be given the go ahead by UEFA this Thursday.

The competition many are naming the “League of Nations”, will take place in every year in which there is not a World Cup or a European championship. 363 more words

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