iceSheffield skater looks to make his mark at World Championships

1st March 2019 | 0 Comments

A young Sheffield skater and his home sporting venue – iceSheffield at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park – have the world at their feet, after PJ Hallam qualified for this month’s World Figure Skating Championships. PJ, full name Peter James, from Wincobank, has become GB’s sole individual male representative at the 2019 Championships, where Torvill and [...]

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Big week of sport at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

15th February 2019 | 0 Comments

Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is set to be in the sporting spotlight in the next few days when it will be home to two exciting sports fixtures. In Rugby League, Sheffield Eagles take on Bradford Bulls on Friday 15 February, while Sheffield United Women will go head to head against Manchester United Women on Wednesday [...]

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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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