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Elton John backs next generation of Olympians and Paralympians with charity concert for SportsAid

Elton John backs next generation of Olympians and Paralympians with charity concert for SportsAid

Press releases   •   Apr 07, 2014 13:49 BST

SportsAid is very proud to announce that Sir Elton John CBE will be giving a live solo performance at Stoke Park to raise money for to help young Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls. Tickets are still available and available through Ticketmaster.

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British boxers raise £13,000 for SportsAid in thrilling 5-3 defeat to France

British boxers raise £13,000 for SportsAid in thrilling 5-3 defeat to France

News   •   Oct 07, 2014 12:08 BST

A charity boxing match for SportsAid backed by former Sports Minister Richard Caborn, Olympic boxing medallists Anthony Joshua, Luke Campbell and Richie Woodall plus Olympic taekwondo medallist Sarah Stevenson raised £13,000 last week.

Aspiring Yorkshire athletes enjoy ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experience with Royals at Grand Départ

Aspiring Yorkshire athletes enjoy ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experience with Royals at Grand Départ

News   •   Jul 08, 2014 10:39 BST

Five SportsAid athletes from Yorkshire enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime invitation from SportsAid's Patron the Duchess of Cambridge to join her at the finish line of the stage one of the Tour de France in Harrogate on Saturday.

Sun shines on Summers after she wins two world titles in a week

Sun shines on Summers after she wins two world titles in a week

News   •   Jun 18, 2014 14:24 BST

We are pleased to announce that modern pentathlete Francesca Summers, 18, from Dorking has become SportsAid's June athlete of the month

Newly launched challenge event 'Judgement Day' is a huge success

Newly launched challenge event 'Judgement Day' is a huge success

News   •   May 08, 2014 11:01 BST

A thousand participants covered 10 miles in the British Special Forces’ urban warfare training area to raise money for SportsAid. Details about the course were kept closely under wraps prior to the event, which was subsequently dubbed ‘the secret OCR event.’

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SportsAid alumnus Danny Crates shares some final words of wisdom in his latest marathon blog

SportsAid alumnus Danny Crates shares some final words of wisdom in his latest marathon blog

Blog posts   •   Mar 19, 2014 10:01 GMT

The captain of our London Marathon team is Paralympic champion Danny Crates who is taking the event on for the third time this year to raise money for the charity. His latest blog gives some wise words of advice to his fellow 26.2-milers.

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2014 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

2014 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

Events   •   Apr 16, 2014 10:39 BST

Created as the Olympic legacy event, the ride will give up to 25,000 riders the chance to ride a 100-mile closed road circuit through London and Surrey, inspired by the 2012 Olympic Road Race. Apply for one of our charity entries. Simply complete our online application form, pay the £20 registration fee and pledge to raise £500 in sponsorship. Register online today following the sign up link.

Aug 10 - Aug 11

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follow a route through the capital and into Surrey's stunning country roads, including the famous climbs of Leith and Box Hill, before an iconic finish in central London.

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Olympic champion boxer Luke Campbell

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Olympic champion boxer Luke Campbell at SportsAid's boxing night in Sheffield on October 2 (credit SportsAid)

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Abigail Stones has just become taekwondo junior world champion

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SportsAid athlete Abigail Stones from Liverpool Taekwondo Academy has just become 42kg Junior World Champion. The 2014 Junior World Champ...

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Great photo of SSE Next Generation athlete Lauren Bate-Lowe

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Lauren cycling the flying 200m (so-called because riders have a flying start, as opposed to the standing start in the kilo/500 m)

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