All posts tagged sport

Kings College London Alumni Netball club
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November 17, 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 […]

BMX Brixton Rider Jeffrey Rojas

London Series BMX race at Brixton’s Brockwell Park track

September 15, 2017, Comments Off on London Series BMX race at Brixton’s Brockwell Park track

The BMX race track at Brockwell Park was host to Round 5 of the 250 London Series BMX on Sunday 3 September. Mike Woof, Brixton BMX Club reports. Brix ...

Calling women of Brixton – stronger, braver, muddier!

September 1, 2017, Comments Off on Calling women of Brixton – stronger, braver, muddier!

(sponsored Blogpost) Brixton Race for Life Pretty Muddy is BACK! Cancer Research UK is calling on the women of Brixton to get down and dirty in the fi ...

Local fighters to compete in Europe’s largest amateur boxing event

June 9, 2017, Comments Off on Local fighters to compete in Europe’s largest amateur boxing event

Nine boxers from Miguel’s Gym in Loughborough Junction will fight for the right to be crowned amateur champion at Europe’s largest amateur boxing ...

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    £70K boost for Brixton BMX track
    May 29, 2017, Comments Off on £70K boost for Brixton BMX track

    Work has started on a major upgrade to the Brixton BMX track in Brockwell Park. The work will include a raised starting hill, a new starting gate, raising the course’s […]

  • Brixton Calling: Ahoy there – let’s rock that boat!
    May 29, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Calling: Ahoy there – let’s rock that boat!

    Local resident John Eacott has played on Top of the Pops and at the Proms. Now he wants to start a sailing club – in Brixton! Delores William caught up […]

  • Brixton teen wins national boxing contest
    April 28, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton teen wins national boxing contest

    A Brixton teenager who dreams of emulating Britain’s top boxers has become the first person at his local boxing club to win a national tournament at amateur level. Joel Joseph, […]

  • Ark Evelyn Grace Academy U16 Basketball Team with Ronnie Baker and Lewis Gabriele, DENG Academy at the London Youth Games 2017
    Brixton’s Ark Evelyn Grace Academy wins London basketball championship
    March 30, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s Ark Evelyn Grace Academy wins London basketball championship

    Ark Evelyn Grace’s boys basketball team are London Youth Games 2017 Champions. The under 16 side, managed by coaches Ronnie Baker and Lewis Gabriele, took part in the Final Four tournament […]

  • Tarriq Roache with head fencing coach Kamil Golisz
    Brixton teen’s Olympic fencing dream
    December 22, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton teen’s Olympic fencing dream

    A Brixton teenager has been hailed as a fencing prodigy by coaches at a local fencing club established by a Polish Olympian and backed by Satay Bar founder Patrick Foster. […]

  • Local trainer helps charity fundraisers achieve their goals
    November 3, 2016, Comments Off on Local trainer helps charity fundraisers achieve their goals

    Brixton resident Jeremy Johnston has created a personal training plan for the Pancreatic Cancer Action charity to help fundraisers meet their targets. Johnston, who set up Do More Movement to […]