New director at the helm of Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park world-leading research centre

13th February 2019 | 0 Comments

Sheffield Hallam University’s world-leading Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) has appointed a new director to drive its mission to improve the health of the nation.   Professor Rob Copeland, a chartered sport and physical activity psychologist and professor of physical activity and health at Sheffield Hallam University, will take the helm at what is set to [...]

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Arenacross Tour comes to Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

11th February 2019 | 0 Comments

The world’s best Arenacross and Freestyle Motocross riders will descend upon The FlyDSA Arena at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park for the final round of the 2019 Arenacross Tour on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th February. The UK’s fastest indoor action-sports show promises seat grabbing entertainment from the world’s leading indoor Motocross racers and Freestyle Motocross [...]

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Sheffield will host Rugby League World Cup in 2021

29th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Following a successful bid from Sheffield City Council and partners, Sheffield has been chosen by the RFL to host one England men’s group game at Bramall Lane and the wheelchair games, including the double header semi-finals at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield. As well as the city’s significant role in the tournament, Sheffield will [...]

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From coal route to community space: Sheffield & Tinsley Canal turns 200

17th January 2019 | 0 Comments

As the Sheffield & Tinsley Canal turns 200, the Canal & River Trust is planning a series of events and activities to mark its historical and current-day importance to the area, starting with a birthday bash next month. On 22 February 1819 a whopping 60,000 people gathered to watch the first coal barges travel along the [...]

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Move More Metro January 2019

11th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Catch up on all the latest Move Move News including a look back at Move More Month and Move More Ambassador stories. Don’t miss Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park coverage on page 8 Move More Metro January 2019 [...]

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