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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sports Scholar Adam strikes silver

Silver service for UEL’s Gemili

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Jamaica's Kemar Bailey Cole (left) wins ahead of England's Adam Gemili in the men's 100m final at the Commonwealth Games (pic: EMPICS)

Sprinter claims first senior gong in Glasgow

Chris Zah (left) is presented with his award (Picture by Barry Morse/British Athletics)

Chris Zah honoured at British Athletics Championships

Gemili edged out of gold

Monday, June 30, 2014
Adam Gemili (right) finished behind Danny Talbot in the final of the men's 200m at the Sainsbury's British Athletics Championships at Birmingham's Alexander Stadium (pic: Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

UEL student will not panic after 200m defeat

Adam Gemili (left) recieves his individual achievement of the year award from UEL governor and former British Paralympic Association chairman Mike Brace CBE

Triple joy for east London sports scholars

Zah shocked by relay role

Thursday, June 12, 2014
Chris Zah poses with Jim Howell and the Queen's Baton at the Olympic Park in Stratford

Athletics coach acts as baton bearer

Olympians back Go Dad Run charity event

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Colin Jackson (centre) with Prostate Cancer UK's head of events Andy Sallonow and deputy director of fundraising James Beeby

Trio lend support to prostate cancer

Ditch your Friday night pint for charity event

Tyesha Mattis

Teenage gymnast Tyesha Mattis was crowned Canary Wharf Sports Peronsality of the Year at a glittering ceremony.

Tower Hamlets youngsters shine

Wednesday, January 1, 2014
William Andoh

Awesome Andoh breaks record

Three Vikings and a Brother l-r: Peter Lund, Darren Bruce, Peter Fejfer and Klaus Oestergaard

Darren Bruce took on the ‘ultimate test of strength and endurance’ when he competed in the World’s Toughest Mudder last month – and he’s ruled out putting his body through the torment again.

Beagles Dave Mitchinson leads the way in Aldershot

Beagles battle to a silver

Christine Ohuruogu launched the world’s first ever Compact Athletics Facility

400m world champion Christine Ohuruogu today launched the world’s first ever Compact Athletics Facility.

Christine Ohuruogu acknowledges the crowd after winning bronze. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire

Christine Ohuruogu claimed her second medal of the World Championships by anchoring Great Britain’s women’s 4x400 metres relay team to bronze in Moscow.

Farah savours ‘sweetest’ victory

Friday, August 16, 2013
Mo Farah celebrates after winning the men's 5,000 metres at the World Athletics Championships. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Mo Farah hailed tonight’s 5,000 metres victory as his sweetest yet as he completed a dream double-double at the World Championships.

Mo Farah poses with his gold medal after winning the men's 5,000 metres at the World Athletics Championships. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Mo Farah completed a dream double-double tonight by winning his second gold medal of the World Championships in Moscow to add to his twin Olympic triumphs.

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu celebrates winning the Women's 400m gold. Picture: Dave Thompson/PA Wire.

Comfortable win in heat for squad

Perri Shakes-Drayton after competing in the women's 400metre hurdles final. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Perri Shakes-Drayton has returned home from the World Championships in Moscow for further assessment on her knee injury and so will not race in the 4x400 metres relay, UK Athletics has confirmed.

Injury ends Perri’s world medal bid

Thursday, August 15, 2013
Perri Shakes-Drayton after competing in the women's 400metre hurdles final. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Perri Shakes-Drayton’s bid for a first global outdoor medal was yet again derailed by injury as bad luck struck in the 400 metres final at the World Championships.

Great Britain's Perri Shakes-Drayton comes second in the Women's 400 metres hurdles. Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Perri Shakes-Drayton was delighted with the bonus of recording a personal best but was beaten by Zuzana Hejaova in the 400metre hurdles.

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