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Jul 12, 2013 18:43 BST Aston Martin Racing The Aston Martin GT4 Challenge of Great Britain heads to Belgium for the penultimate round of the 2013 season. The event takes place over two days as a support race for the legendary 24 Hours of Spa Francorchamps. GT4 Challenge competitors will race 445bhp Vantage GT4 machines with races of 2 x 30 minutes and 1 x 60 minutes.

Endurance fundraising: "A sense of achievement that 12 years ago I would never have believed possible."

Feb 27, 2013 14:04 GMT Aspire Aspire’s Director of Fundraising and Marketing, Paul Parrish, was this week announced a finalist of the JustGiving Awards ‘Endurance Fundraiser of the Year.' Here, he writes about the gruelling but incredibly rewarding experience. It’s an inspirational read for anyone who’s ever thought of taking on an active fundraising challenge.

Jan 15, 2013 12:53 GMT Virgin Active Believe it or not, but Spring is just around the corner which can only mean one thing: the start of triathlon season. Thousands of athletes at all levels will be taking to their bikes, hitting the roads or, if they're really crazy, diving into open water in the coming weeks in readiness for this year's events.

Making the Olympics social

Dec 03, 2012 09:04 GMT Mynewsdesk Finn Concannon, Lead Social Media Producer at London 2012, looks back on the games and how the social team came together.

It’s the end of the Paralympic Games – and billions have watched London 2012!

Sep 10, 2012 12:03 BST Atos The final day of the London 2012 Paralympic Games has arrived and the Atos’ team of business technologists, together with the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), have successfully delivered the core systems that enabled more than 10.7 million ticket holders and billions of people around the world to witness the London 2012 Games.

How is Paralympic sport embracing digital technology?

Sep 07, 2012 14:04 BST Atos Xavi Gonzalez, Chief Executive of International Paralympic Committee, shares his thoughts on the impact that digital technology has had, and will have, on Paralympic sporting events.

Atos launches groundbreaking SMART player for the London 2012 Paralympic Games!

Sep 06, 2012 11:16 BST Atos Atos has today launched a groundbreaking new video player on the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) website, to integrate live video streaming and results within one single unified platform.

The challenge of implementing innovative technology

Sep 05, 2012 13:48 BST Atos Enhancing the Paralympic Movement Patrick Adiba, CEO Iberia and Executive Vice President, Olympic Games and Major Events, will be presenting the technology challenges behind the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, at the IPC Academy being held today.

A deep-dive into the swimming competitions - Atos’s Commentator Information System delivers results in a split-second!

Sep 04, 2012 12:36 BST Atos With 600 athletes competing for 148 gold medals, swimming will be the second biggest sporting event at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, taking place over 10 days of the 11 day competition.