Exciting cycle event set to blast through Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

2nd March 2018 | 0 Comments

Are you ready for Sheffield Urban CX?  For those unfamiliar with Cyclo-Cross (CX), it’s a form of bicycle racing that takes place in the winter season consisting of many laps on a short off road course (usually a muddy field), featuring a variety of obstacles including hurdles, off camber corners and other fiendish features the [...]

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Two years on as a Tier One partner of the AWRC

15th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Two years have flown by since we announced Westfield Health as a Tier One partner of Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) based at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park.  Set to become the most advanced research and development centre for physical activity in the world, the primary aim of the AWRC is to create [...]

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Joining the Board for Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

18th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Deborah Harry has joined Sheffield Hallam University from the University of Lincoln. During her time at Lincoln, she made a significant contribution to the University's growth and development, and she brings with her a wealth of experience in financial business and support functions. Here she talks about her new role as Board Member for Sheffield [...]

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The 60/600 Challenge 2017

5th December 2017 | 0 Comments

"When friends asked about my plans for a 60th birthday party I surprised everyone by saying I wanted to set up a challenge. Find 60 people to raise £600 each for Alzheimer’s throughout 2017. "I lost my mam to dementia eight years before she died. It was the saddest phase of my life – my [...]

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New run routes at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park – a runner’s review

25th October 2017 | 0 Comments

Mikk Murray, a dedicated runner and a member of the ‘Dark Peak Fell Runners’ club and ‘Team Accelerate’ made the decision to take up running regularly in 2010. After discovering routes in Sheffield and the Peak District, he decided to take up the challenge of the ‘Bob Graham Round’ – a 66-mile, 27,000ft circuit of [...]

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