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Meet the Super Humans

So the London Olympic Games have finished leaving most of us who aren’t particularly fond of football with a rather nasty sporting void in our lives. 594 more words

Claire Flynn

New Post on greatcharity.org - Gold Medal

There is a new post on www.greatcharity.org.uk regarding the most spectacular donation we have yet received: an Olympic gold medal from London 2012!! This is also available on the… 21 more words

Pride of The Community's Life Story Not Allowed to be Shared.

Imagine rising from poverty to win an Olympic medal and becoming the toast of your nation as well as your local community. That would be an incredible journey, and one that would make a great movie. 285 more words


Do sponsorships work?

It is today seemingly impossible to watch a sporting event without brand names plastered across every available piece of stadiums, equipment and the players themselves. To put it into context for a major sporting brand in Manchester United, commercial revenues now account for 42% at a grand £153m annually, eclipsing matchday revenues of £109m and TV rights at £102m. 516 more words


Inspire a generation?

Ahead of National Paralympic Day, Zoe Mellis, Head of London Youth’s sports development programme, Getting Ready, looks back on the changes in community sports across the capital in the two years since the start of London 2012. 855 more words

Young People