21 Nov Matty Hynes: Ex-semi-pro footballer turned runner aims for Rio 2016 after winning English 10k Champs

Three years ago Matty Hynes was playing semi-professional football for Stokesley FC and his experience of running amounted to just a handful of middle-distance races whilst at school. Fast-forward to last Sunday and the twenty five year old from Middlesbrough established himself as one of the...

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07 Nov Sayers successful in appeal over funding

Goldie Sayers (coach: Mark Roberson) has been included on the World Class Performance Programme (WCPP) for 2013-14. The British javelin record holder has successfully appealed her omission from the WCPP. Sayers will receive Olympic Podium funding. “I’m delighted my appeal was successful,” said Sayers. “I was naturally disappointed...

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