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London 2012 Anniversary Celebrations

Between 27th July to 10th September every year its the celebration period for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. That fantastic event is celebrated by us Gamesmakers and many other organisations. 45 more words

London 2012

The future is here: My new blog!

Welcome to my new blog! My old blog will still stay online and available to read. This is just a new start.

As much as I love the Blogger platform which i’ve used for many years I wanted to move to a smarter, more functional platform that was easier to use. 170 more words

All in Islington: Keeping the Paralympic Legacy Alive

With the announcement of the disability sports project ‘All in Islington,’ it appears that Islington will be keeping London’s Paralympic Legacy alive.

Officially launched on August 6th, it offers a wide range of activities, including: badminton and Pilates taster sessions, swimming lessons for people with physical and learning disabilities, coaching training for them along with disability training for leisure centre staff, fitness and sports coaches. 202 more words

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Who is the ‘real’ Sebastian Coe?

Comment: Will the newly elected president of the International Athletics Federation, Sebastian Coe, be able to bring the sport back on its feet? ANDREAS SELLIAAS* analyses Coe’s compromised background and comments on his mounting challenges. 1,350 more words

Nation forgets its P.E. kit

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch received an unexpected letter from the UK’s ‘Mum’, asking if everyone could be excused from all forms of physical activity due to an ‘indiscriminate lower back pain’. 259 more words

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Team GB in defiant mood after positive World Championships

London 2012 was supposed to mark the start of a golden era for British swimming. With the Olympics returning to home soil for the first time in over 60 years, the nation was in a positive mood approaching the Games. 626 more words

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