“Women in Sport Week is a national awareness week providing an opportunity for everybody involved with playing, delivering, working in, volunteering or watching sport to celebrate, raise awareness and increase the profile of women’s sport across the UK.” 495 more words
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BOWEN ISLAND, B.C. – It took nearly 11 hours, but a 17-year-old girl from Kelowna, B.C., has completed her gruelling goal of swimming around an island off the coast of Vancouver. 555 more words
Lizzie Carr has become the first female in history to solo stand up paddle board across the English Channel.
Setting off from Dungeness in Kent, at 7.15am today (Thursday,18th May) Lizzie paddled solidly for over seven hours to complete her epic and exhausting crossing, reaching Boulogne, France at 2.15pm (BST). 322 more words