26 August 2019
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    UK Sport plans past Rio 2016

    UK Sport Board sets future direction for high performance sport beyond Rio.

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    Olympics: Wrestling reinstated for 2020

    Wrestling has been reinstated as an Olympic sport for the 2020 and 2024 Games after being voted in ahead of baseball/softball and squash.

    • Posted 6 years ago
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    Video: Which city will host the 2020 Olympic Games?

    With the huge success of London 2012 combined now with the growing anticipation and excitement for Rio 2016, it’s hard to look much further ahead than this current Olympiad. But the host nation for the 2020 Olympics Games...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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    Olympics: £347 million funding made available for Rio 2016

    UK Sport has announced that  £347 million funding will be made available as part of the Olympic’s funding programme in the four year cycle to Rio 2016.

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Swimming: Olympic medallist Jo Jackson announces retirement

    British swimmer, Joanne Jackson, today announced her retirement from competitive swimming.

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Kicking sexism out of sport

    The Olympic afterglow is fading and Team GB’s women’s success stories are slipping from front pages. Can the London Games be the catalyst for a better deal for sportswomen? Is the mindset of the media and the...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Talent ID: GB Taekwondo launches Battle4Brazil
    Talent ID: GB Taekwondo launches Battle4Brazil

    Could you be the next Jade Jones? GB Taekwondo certainly hope so as they have launched the first post-London 2012 talent ID campaign to find Rio 2016 Olympians.

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Olympics: Windsurfing to retain it’s Olympic place

    Windsurfing will retain it’s place in the Olympic programme after the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) reversed a controversial decision to replace it with kiteboarding.

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Golf: Get into the swing of things with Get into Golf
    Golf: Get into the swing of things with Get into Golf

    Ever felt like giving golf a go? The sport is to make its return to the Olympic programme in Rio 2016, so if you were looking for the perfect opportunity to pick up a club and sort...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Olympics for beginners: Archery
    Olympics for beginners: Archery

    I was nervous-excited as I made my way down to my first have-a-go session at my local archery club, Hampstead Bowmen. Conscious of their need for steely concentration at all times, I made a mental note to...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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