WIGGO LAUNCHES HIMSELF INTO LIFE POST-CYCLING »
03rd January 2017 | LYG alumnus and recently-retired cycling star is set to swap two wheels for two planks after signing up for Channel 4’s winter sports competition The Jump. Just six days after Britain’s most successful Olympian announced...
LYG ALUMNI SHINE IN NEW YEAR’S HONOURS LIST »
01st January 2017 | Former Hounslow competitor Mo Farah has been made a knight for services to athletics. The history-making “double-double” Olympian, who retained his 5,000m and 10,000m titles at Rio 2016, said: “I’m so happy to be...
SIR BRADLEY WIGGINS: A LOOK BACK FROM LYG TO SUPERSTARDOM »
29th December 2016 | Sir Bradley Wiggins, five-time Olympic champion and Britain’s first Tour de France winner, announced his retirement from cycling at the end of 2016. The 36-year-old, who made history with his 2012 Tour win before going onto become...
LONDON YOUTH GAMES GAMESFORCE PROGRAMME SHORTLISTED FOR LONDON SPORT BIGGER AND BETTER WORKFORCE AWARD »
24th November 2016 | GamesForce, the popular volunteer programme of the London Youth Games Foundation, has been shortlisted for the London Sport “Bigger and Better Workforce” Award.The programme was nominated by LYG’s Nicky Affleck and Denzel...
SUNSHINE IS WELCOME GUEST AS BOROUGHS KICK OFF LONDON YOUTH GAMES 2017 BIDS »
19th November 2016 | Bromley and Wandsworth dominated yet again on a beautiful day on Hampstead Heath as the London Youth Games 2016/17 season got underway with the Cross Country competition.Sunshine and low temperatures were the order of the day on Saturday 19...
TEAM GB NAMED AS WORLD’S BEST AFTER RIO 2016 »
16th November 2016 |
GB’s hockey heroines, including alumna Sophie Bray, also named Best Women’s Team