Boxing legends back Sheffield’s Celebration of Sport

17th August 2016 | 0 Comments

IBF welterweight champion, Kell Brook, and former WBO cruiserweight champion, Johnny Nelson, will be attending the red carpet event at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield (EIS Sheffield) on Wednesday 5 October.  Unbeaten Kell ‘Special K’ Brook, ranked as the world's best welterweight, will be hoping to celebrate victory over middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin, [...]

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New £10 Million UTC Sheffield Campus Prepares To Open

15th August 2016 | 0 Comments

Students joining UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park campus on Attercliffe Common will start their studies on time on September 12th.   Around 180 new students will initially be based at Oasis Academy Don Valley on Leeds Road for their two-week induction that will involve visits to employers.    The Academy is five minutes’ walk from [...]

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How EIS Sheffield has become a second home

11th August 2016 | 0 Comments

My first experience of the English Institute of Sport Sheffield (EIS Sheffield) was when I was 14, as I turned up ready to play my first ever adult league netball match. I remember as we approached my mouth dropping wide open and my eyes widening at this vast building in front of me. I had [...]

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Celebrating Sheffield Sport

9th August 2016 | 0 Comments

More than 1,000 guests, including stars from the world of sport such as IBF welterweight champion, Kell Brook, professional mountain biker, Steve Peat, and World and European Championship trampolining gold medalist, Bryony Page, are expected to attend Sheffield’s Celebration of Sport.  The exciting Olympic Legacy Park event, will take place in the centre of the [...]

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Olympic Legacy Park celebrated in London 2012 report

5th August 2016 | 0 Comments

The OLP – which is set to become an internationally recognised centre for health, wellbeing and innovation – is featured in the Government’s Inspired by 2012: The legacy from the Olympic and Paralympic Games report.  Published by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport ahead of Rio 2016, it recognises the OLP as an example [...]

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