Press Releases

Join the Olympic stars at next month's Sports Quiz

May 20, 2015 11:01 BST SportsAid Olympic athletes Karen Pickering, Mohamed Sbihi and Steve Williams have all confirmed they will be at next month's Sports Quiz at Lord's Cricket Ground to support SportsAid. Tickets for this popular charity event are on sale now.

Game, Set, Match. Turn your game on with Sony’s Smart Tennis Sensor

May 14, 2015 08:00 BST Sony

May 13, 2015 19:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology New theories on game intelligence could change the world of team sports forever. Game intelligence is not necessarily something you are born with but something you can learn, according to the authors of the article “Game Intelligence in Team Sports”. Co-author and former NHL player Nicklas Lidström embodies the evidence.

Eighty-six young athletes get SportsAid's support thanks to GLL Sport Foundation

May 06, 2015 11:37 BST SportsAid The GLL Sport Foundation is increasing its support for SportsAid this year to help 86 of the UK’s brightest prospects in 39 sports. They include under-22 European champion wheelchair basketball player Jack Perry from Cambridge who says his travel costs would otherwise hold him back this year.

I Will If You Will offers £24k to local fitness projects

May 05, 2015 11:49 BST Bury Council I Will If You Will (IWIYW), the female fitness movement in Bury which has helped more than 7,500 women and girls get more active in 2014, is launching its Community Fund for a second year.

May 05, 2015 10:24 BST Bury Council The new Radcliffe Leisure Centre in Spring Lane will open its doors to the public in the third week of May.

Will it pop? Innovative movies show how airbag for cyclists work

Apr 29, 2015 12:46 BST Hövding

Charity Zumbathon raises £660 for Bury Cancer Support Centre

Apr 28, 2015 12:14 BST Bury Council Two of Bury’s well-loved fitness faces joined forces with local ladies and their fellow instructors for a five-hour Zumbathon that raised £660 for charity.

Join Laura Wright on the Women’s Tour this summer for SportsAid

Apr 23, 2015 13:19 BST SportsAid Cycle the first stage of the Women’s Tour in Suffolk ahead of the world’s top cyclists before watching them complete the stage from the VIP area. In a team of eight plus award-winning soprano Laura Wright you will also be raising money for SportsAid.

Harvard Business School use Hövding as case study

Apr 21, 2015 09:00 BST Hövding