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Student athletes have kept up The University of Nottingham’s fine sporting tradition after finishing in the top ten of the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) league for the fifteenth year in succession. Read the rest of this entry »

The Tennis Foundation are currently recruiting volunteers for the 22nd British Open Wheelchair Tennis Tournament in Nottingham, in July 2011. If you have some time to spare and are interested in helping out, then please keep reading…

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The University of Nottingham was introduced to the world of powerchair football at our Any-Body Month event in March 2011. We got the opportunity to watch the first ever East Midlands Powerchair Football Paralell Games at the Lee Westwood Sports Centre at Nottingham Trent University yesterday. We thought that it would be good to share a bit more information about this fantastic event, happening right on our doorstep. Read the rest of this entry »

Nottingham Forest in the Community are running a Powerchair Football Festival at Portand Leisure Centre this Sunday, between 2 – 4pm.

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Welcome to the fifth installment of my blog. I’ve had some surprising but good news, which has led to a change in my training plans after the IPC World Athletics Championships. To find out why there’s been a change in direction, keep on reading…. Read the rest of this entry »

Welcome to the third installment of my blog! I’m writing to you from New Zealand, where the GB Athletics team has just completed it’s pre-Championship training camp. We’re now making our way to Auckland, where the IPC World Championships starts on Friday 21st January. My blog this month is all about what it takes to prepare for such a prestigious international sporting event….. Read the rest of this entry »

Like most people you’re probably starting to drag yourself back in to every day reality, distancing yourself from the sofa, chocolates and copius amounts of Christmas TV watching. If this is the case you may be in need of some exercise to work off those festive excesses. And I think that I might have something that could appeal…

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