News

August 2016

  • Harrod UK
    15.08.2016

    A Manufacturers Olympic Journey

    The biggest sporting event in the world, the Olympics will showcase the world’s greatest athletes and sporting achievements. Four years and 5,768 miles have separated Rio and London. The 2012 Olympics has left a lasting legacy for the United Kingdom. On the 5th August the spectacle of the Olympic ceremony will amaze its global audience yet...
  • GetintoGolf
    15.08.2016

    Now’s the time to take up golf

    Get into golf is the national campaign run by England Golf, helping people to start playing golf.Courses are available at golf clubs across Suffolk. Get into golf courses are beginner group coaching sessions that take place in a fun, social and group supported environment and give those taking part a taste for the sport, at an affordable, entry...
  • Suffolk FA
    04.08.2016

    Celebration of football launched

    SUFFOLK FA are to hold a ground-breaking week-long celebration of grassroots football in the county.‘Love Football, Live Football’ will incorporate more than 30 different initiatives taking place across Suffolk during the week October 15th to 21st.The week will be sponsored by MH Goals Ltd, the Beccles-based company run by Mark...

In brief

  • 03.08.2016

    First Community Games held in Ipswich hailed a great success!

    8 sports2 venues18 medals awardedParticipants aged between 50-8587 participants70% female, 30% male participantsIn this Olympic and Paralympic summer, the sports bug has alreadybitten locally with the first ActivLives Community Games having beenheld recently in Ipswich.The Games, which were held at Maidenhall Sports Centre and theHalifax Road...
  • 03.08.2016

    Club Matters Update August

    Club Matters is Sport England's one stop shop for sports clubs. Club Matters provides free, convenient and practical resources to help you develop and run a sustainable club. Click here to register for Club Matters so you too can benefit from the free resources available.Here is an update on some of the ways your club can benefit from Club...
  • 03.08.2016

    SUFFOLK WORKERS URGED TO ‘SHAKE UP SEPTEMBER’ AND GET ACTIVE

    With days to go until the start of the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, workers across Suffolk are being encouraged to get in the spirit of the Games and sign up for a sporting challenge with a difference. ‘Shake Up September’ is a national activity logging challenge run by Workplace Challenge, which aims to encourage employees...
  • 01.08.2016

    7wks left to nominate your local sporting hero at Suffolk Sports Awards 2016

    Suffolk Sport is delighted to launch Suffolk Sports Awards 2016, sponsored by Harrod UK and supported by media partners BBC Radio Suffolk and Archant and by event partner Trinity Park. This prestigious event recognises and celebrates sporting excellence and endeavour throughout Suffolk.The Awards Categories are:• The Harrod UK Sports...
  • 01.08.2016

    Be part of I AM TEAM GB - 27th August

    On Saturday 27 August 2016, hundreds of thousands of people across the UK will be looking for ways to get out and get active in their local community.Brought to you by The National Lottery and ITV, supported by the British Olympic Association and Join In, I Am Team GB will be the nation’s biggest ever sports day. I Am Team GB is a golden...