Disability

August 10, 2016 05:56 PM

London ‘Community Games’ leads the way in offering an activity to all!

A year to the day that will see the start of the London 2017 World Athletics championships, saw the launch of the first ever London Community games held by London Athletics (Regional body for England Athletics) at Mile End Stadium (Sunday 7th August). ...

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July 11, 2017 06:45 PM

Prince Harry shows his support for World Para Athletics Championships

Prince Harry today encouraged people to show their support for the world’s best Para Athletes when the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 come to London from 14 – 23 July.   In a joint appeal with Dave Henson, who last year won a...

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July 11, 2017 03:20 PM

World Para Athletics Championships in historic first as coaches set to receive medals

With just one week until the start of the Summer of World Athletics, coaches are set to receive medals Milestone first for the World Para Athletics Championships, which run from 14-23 July at the London Stadium Every podium-finishing athlete...

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July 03, 2017 03:42 PM

Double Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox available for interview

WHAT? With just over ten days to go, double Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox will make her last UK media appearance ahead of the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (14-23 July).   Cox will compete in the T38 100m, 200m and 400m and T35-38 4x...

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June 01, 2017 05:56 PM

Team Personal Best visit to the Special Olympics GB Activity Festival

Members of Team Personal Best have been out and about supporting the delivery of the Special Olympics GB Activity Festival, which took place at the Copper Box on the 25th May.   The participants who attended the event came from a mixture of schools, com...

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April 11, 2017 10:55 PM

Weir makes history to break elusive three-minute mile

David Weir today made history when he became the first wheelchair athlete ever to complete a mile in under three minutes at the Vitality Westminster Mile festival of road racing in central London.     The six-times London Marathon winn...

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April 04, 2017 06:18 PM

CO-OP unveiled as team supporter of British Athletics Para Team and National Partner of the London 2017 World para Athletics Championships

Double Paralympic T42 200m gold medallist Richard Whitehead MBE (coach: Keith Antoine) and fellow Paralympians Carly Tait (Jenni Banks) and Sam Ruddock (Jim Edwards) have today unveiled the Co-op as a Team Supporter of the British Athletics Para team as well a...

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April 04, 2017 05:36 PM

41st Metro ‘Athletics Open’

Hosted by London Borough of Tower Hamlets and GLL, supported by the Carmen Butler-Charteris Trust, CGI Group, Olympus UK and Motivate East.   Metro Blind Sport – Welcomes athletes of all ages and experience throughout the UK to join us in our annu...

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February 01, 2017 01:03 AM

Young people across the UK to benefit from World Championship Athletics in 2017 with Starting Blocks

London 2017 Ltd has unveiled Starting Blocks, the official education programme supporting the World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017 Starting Blocks will inspire, motivate and engage young people in the classro...

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January 03, 2017 09:42 PM

Mini London Marathon for wheelchair and ambulant athletes

Race the last three miles of the Virgin Money London Marathon course. Open to all athletes aged between 11 & 17 (including wheelchair and ambulant athletes).    Enter Here.

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