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Jimmy Rogers speaks to AlleyOop!

Few people in British Basketball are held in such high regard as Brixton TopCats founder, Jimmy Rogers. The legendary coach had been playing professionally in Germany, before returning to the UK and setting up a basketball team for the kids of Toxteth in Liverpool. 2,192 more words

British Basketball

Disabled young people and sport - a recipe for success!

By Harry Shepherd

Off the back of the extremely successful Paralympics in 2012, the exposure of disability sports has flourished like never before. Combined with the work of organisations such as the… 379 more words

Active People, Active Park - Active August!

From 4 – 24 August, there will be a summer programme of free sports and activities available on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as part of the Active People, Active Park project, funded by Sport England and managed by London Sport, on behalf of LLDC. 257 more words

Sport England Funding

National Lottery funding from Sport England’s University Sport Activation Fund has increased sports provision for staff and students at Kent.

Kent is one of 54 universities to benefit from nearly £10 million of funding to help around 180,000 new students play sport. 173 more words

School Of Sport And Exercise Science

Fitness Campaign Goes to Extremes

High adrenaline extreme sports are being advocated as a way of encouraging young people to take up exercise and reverse a tendency towards indolence among 16- to 25-year-olds. 794 more words

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County Durham people are swinging into shape with Golf

Golfers may not be famed for their slim physique but scientists have found that playing a round of golf could be better for you than a quick, intense workout in the gym. 1,131 more words

Behaviour Change