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Friday, October 12, 2018

‘Train Like A Champion’ to be based at two venues in the London Borough of Redbridge

London-based coach Born Barikor is leading the way in keeping Londoners active, with his Our Parks initiative happening across the capital.

After hanging up her spikes at the end of June, former Olympic, World and Commonwealth Champion Christine Ohuruogu claimed retirement is yet to sink in.

The Guinness World Record for the longest, continuous running relay was broken as the final baton holder crossed the finish line of the I Move London Relay at Tower Bridge, London at the weekend.

Christine Ohuruogu and her Team GB 4x400m relay team-mates from the Beijing 2008 Olympics will receive a heroes’ reception at the Müller Anniversary Games on Saturday, when they are awarded their Olympic bronze medals.

After the excitement of the inaugural Athletics World Cup at London Stadium, fans can expect more drama at the Muller Anniversary Games this weekend.

Eight times British 100m champion and European record holder Dwain Chambers has joined forces with North London’s Lee Valley Athletics Centre to launch Mini Racers - a new sprint competition for six to 11-year-olds.

Two London Olympians who took part in London 2012 have backed a campaign to help secure the future of the London Youth Games, Europe’s largest youth sports festival.

Student athletes and alumni from the University of East London won five medals at the Muller British Championships in Birmingham at the weekend.

More than 100 runners gathered at Potter’s Field Park, Tower Bridge, for the start of the I Move London Relay. Joined by Daley Thompson CBE, runners from all 32 London boroughs ran the first leg of the 4000 mile run, a world record attempt for the longest, continuous relay which will last for 30 days and 30 nights.

Two of Great Britain’s leading athletics stars marked one month to go until this year’s Müller Anniversary Games by inspiring the next generation at a school close to the London Stadium.

Puplampu leaps to success but Newham finish back in fifth

Battling display by the Newham women helps them to third place

Superb personal best for Nwofor in Bedford

UKYDL upper age group match is a good one for the Newham club

Track and field team rack up nine medals, including six golds, to show UEL’s pedigree much to the delight of their High Performance manager

A brand new and unique running event is coming to London next month.

England’s men and women sprinted to 4x100m relay golds at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Dina Asher-Smith was delighted to win bronze in the women’s 200m at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

England’s Dina Asher-Smith won bronze in the 200m at the Commonwealth Games in Australia, with former UEL student Bianca Williams in seventh place.

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