All posts in Sport

  • BMX racing in Brockwell Park
    Four out of four for Brixton BMX’s Isla Radcliffe
    13 April, 2018, Comments Off on Four out of four for Brixton BMX’s Isla Radcliffe

    Brixton BMX Club rider Isla Radcliffe had an outstanding day in Round 1 of  London Series at Hayes, West London, winning all four races in the girls 8-to-10 year-old novice […]

  • Dmitry Leus at the Brixton Fencing Club
    Fencing for everyone in Brixton
    12 April, 2018, Comments Off on Fencing for everyone in Brixton

    Dmitry Leus, a former fencing champion, believes that the sport could help to bring people together as well as help children through tough times and he will be testing out […]

  • Brockwell Lido free for all
    1 March, 2018, 1 Comment

    (sponsored Blogpost) For those who only know the Brockwell Lido as a place for a summer dip, you are invited to get to know it indoors as well as out. […]

  • BIGKID charity raises funds for Christmas presents
    20 December, 2017, Comments Off on BIGKID charity raises funds for Christmas presents

    South london-based youth charity BIGKID Foundation has been raising funds from the local community to buy Christmas presents for young people in Lambeth who might otherwise go without. BIGKID supports […]

  • Father and son Jerome and Nando Lewis, PURE UWR members
    The safe full-contact sport with a challenging three dimensional element
    8 December, 2017, Comments Off on The safe full-contact sport with a challenging three dimensional element

    Eleanor Sharples meets two Brixton residents with an unusual sporting interest (and she joined them in the pool to take film a video) Nando (left) and Jerome Lewis, members of […]

  • Kings College London Alumni Netball club
    Netball club scores new training coach
    17 November, 2017, 1 Comment

    Kings College London Alumni Netball club, in Brixton, have been able to fund a new training coach thanks to a grant from UK Power Networks. UK Power Networks, which delivers […]

  • World Cycling Revival poster
    Herne Hill Velodrome to host heritage cycling festival
    6 November, 2017, Comments Off on Herne Hill Velodrome to host heritage cycling festival

    June 2018 will see a major new cycling event hosted at Herne Hill Velodrome -the P&P World Cycling Revival. Billing itself as “The greatest celebration of the bicycle the world […]

  • Do hold your breath …
    5 November, 2017, Comments Off on Do hold your breath …

    That old rugby cliché “up and under” takes on an entirely new meaning for a group of South London sportspeople. One of them, Jerome Lewis from Brixton, is a member […]

  • Campaign to get older people on bikes
    1 November, 2017, Comments Off on Campaign to get older people on bikes

    Cycle Training UK, Lambeth council and SW9 Community Housing, will launch the Silver Cycling project on 8 November 4 – 6pm. It is designed to get older people to exercise […]