Tag: Athletics

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“Crucial” Eccles athletics facility granted massive funding boost

Salford City Council is investing £447,000 into the resurfacing of Cleavley athletics track in Eccles. The eight-lane synthetic track, managed […]

Salford’s weightlifting stars compete at Barton Athletic Club

Salford’s weightlifting stars compete at Barton Athletic Club

Barton Athletic Club in Salford played British Weightlifting’s North West Regional Youth Series on Saturday. The tier 3 event brought over 30 young competitors aged between 11 and 17 together on a participatory level.

Marathon champion Dave Norman running things behind the scenes

Some things run in the family. In some families, that’s running. A former international competitor, Altrincham athlete Dave Norman is […]

Richard McLaren: “London 2012 was corrupted on an unprecedented scale”

MORE than 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from the biggest doping scandal in history, according to the second part of Professor […]

Doping in sport could be criminalised amid government crackdown

DOPING could be criminalised as part of government attempts to crackdown on corruption in sport, it has been revealed. The […]