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Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2012 09:29
People are being given the chance to nominate their favourite local sporting heroes and top sporting events of 2012 in a campaign celebrating the best of the city's talent.
Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2012 09:49
Glasgow 2014 will officially launch their volunteer programme for the Commonwealth Games next week when they begin accepting expressions of interest. Around 15,000 people will be needed to help make the event a success and interest is expected to be high following the success of London 2012.
Make sure your school is part of the greatest school sport competition across Leicester-Shire & Rutland!
Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2012 11:59
The Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games is officially underway for the 2012/13 academic year and the School Games Organising Committee (LOC) want to ensure that every school across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland is involved!
Posted: Wed, 31 Oct 2012 11:18
Dozens of ping pong tables which were set up in the city this summer have now taken up new homes in community venues, parks and sports centres across the city. A total of 58 tables were set up throughout Leicester for the Ping! Festival in June, which attracted over 60,000 people to try the sport.
Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 16:04
People suffering from post Olympic and Paralympic blues are getting their spirits lifted thanks to one legacy programme that vows to keep the spirit of the Games alive.
Posted: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 15:20
'The country's sporting landscape has glittered with gold this year – and the story is no different in Leicestershire and Rutland as our teams and athletes have shone at all levels.
The 16th Leicester Mercury Sports Awards have been launched, sponsored by Champions (UK) plc, to recognise and reward the people who have lit up the sporting calendar.
Posted: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 14:03
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Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 14:18
A new season of winter bike rides in and around Leicester warms up this weekend. The free guided rides, organised by Leicester City Council and British Cycling, give people the chance to cycle a choice of routes aimed at different levels of fitness and ability, under the watchful eye of qualified British Cycling ride leaders.
Posted: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:54
Inspire LeicesterShire organised a visit by London Organising Committee for Olympic & Paralympic Games Chairman, Lord Sebastian Coe KBE on Friday 12th October. The event was hosted by Loughborough College and attended by Games Makers, Torch Bearers and schools.
Posted: Tue, 16 Oct 2012 17:05
A LEISURE centre is hosting an event encouraging people of all ages to get fit, healthy and active.
Braunstone Leisure Centre is staging the family health day on Saturday, October 20, from 10am to 2pm, which will give information on how taking steps to a healthier lifestyle.