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Thomas McCurtains sent six teams to the All Britain Competition in Greenford last weekend.

A Dagenham athlete is ranked number one for Great Britain this year in the Veteran 40 (V40) 800m after his run in the Inter-County Championships.

Youngsters from London joined a number of tennis stars on the Wimbledon courts as part of a children's tennis initiative.

Linkside Tennis Club moved its junior finals day from autumn to summer this year - and was rewarded with the hottest day of the year so far, in stark contrast to last year when the players endured torrential rain!

Local teenager Hasan Chowdhury has enjoyed a year of huge success as he has bagged three Muay Thai titles.

The Major League Baseball London Series was a huge success despite high scoring matches between the prestigious New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox at the London Stadium.

Great Britain's men finished fourth in the first FIH Pro League after an eight-goal thriller in Amsterdam.

FIH Pro League: GB 1 Australia 6

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Great Britain's men were beaten by a ruthless Australian side in the semi-finals of the FIH Pro League Grand Final on Friday night.

Major League Baseball, USA Baseball and BaseballSoftballUK announced that Fun At Bat, the introductory bat-and-ball program designed for use in school physical education classes, will now be available to primary school students in Greater London and surrounding areas through 2021.

The Redbridge badminton team successfully retained their London Youth Games title on home turf at Redbridge Sports Centre on Saturday.

Thomas McCurtains Gaelic Athletics Association Club's camogs, hurlers and reserve footballers all tasted victory in their games last week.

Great Britain's men and women got the better of their New Zealand rivals on the final weekend of FIH Pro League action at Twickenham Stoop.

British pole vault champion Holly Bradshaw believes that this year's edition of the Müller Anniversary Games could be the most competitive yet.

Comedian Jimmy Carr returns in episode two of Major League Baseball's three-part series to uncover some of the unique traditions associated with America's favourite past time.

A number of triathletes are celebrating success following their club's championships.

Great Britain's women were cruelly beaten by the Netherlands in the last two minutes in their penultimate match of the women's FIH Pro League.

Great Britain come away with a point against the Dutch in a thriller in the FIH Pro League.

There was another impressive turnout of 24 runners from the endurance squad of Ilford AC in the second round of the 2019 ELvIS tournament last week.

Ilford tennis player Eden Silva will be hoping to rustle up a string of victories and improve her ranking in a bid to get into the main draw at next month's Wimbledon, writes Ziad Chaudry.

The Orion Forest Five series is always a tough test on a multi-terrain course, but two East London Runners were equal to the task.

Thomas McCurtains held their annual fun day at Goodmayes with over 250 people in attendance.

Great Britain's men beat Australia in a shoot-out at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Sunday, but the women fell to defeat in a sold-out double-header.

With one in four people in the UK experiencing a mental health problem each year, 1st4sport, Mind, Sport England and UK Coaching have collaborated to create a new online training course to help.

Some 10 sailing clubs and training centres across London welcomed visitors to 'Push the Boat Out' and try sailing and windsurfing for free or low cost.

FIH Pro League: GB 3 Germany 4

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Great Britain's women lost to Germany with just 17.5 seconds left in their latest FIH Pro League match on Friday.

Ahead of the Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019, Major League Baseball has unveiled comedian Jimmy Carr as the frontman of a hilarious three-part series to give a taster of what fans can expect.

Two goals inside the final 10 minutes consigned Great Britain's men to defeat at the hands of Germany in the FIH Pro League.

The latest news from the Thomas McCurtains GAA club

The latest news from the Ilford Athletics Club

UK Coaching has marked the start of the second ever Coaching Week by making a #GreatCoachingPledge to help coaches across the nation benefit their communities.

Great Britain's men jumped from fifth to third in the FIH Pro League with an impressive victory over the Netherlands in Eindhoven on Sunday as Michael Hoare won his 150th international cap.

Great Britain's women slipped to defeat against the defending world champions in Eindhoven on Saturday evening.

Alan Bell - the race starter who once disqualified Usain Bolt at a World Championships - is urging sports fans in London to become running and athletics officials.

The inline skating federation of Great Britain is hosting the annual European masters marathon at Lee Valley Velopark on Saturday.

Great Britain's men and women were beaten by their Belgian rivals in their latest FIH Pro League outings in Antwerp.

Thomas McCurtains footballers had a great win over Cú Chulainns in the Shiels Cup quarter-final in Goodmayes last Tuesday.

The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) World Tour, the world's most prestigious street skateboarding competition, returns to London's Copper Box Arena today.

Conor Benn will headline his first ever show at the legendary York Hall in Bethnal Green next month.

The latest news from the Thomas McCurtains GAA club

British Athletics has confirmed that it will be working closely with Track Academy in 2019, announcing that it will be the Official Charity Partner to the Müller Anniversary Games at the London Stadium this summer (20-21 July).

Great Britain's women claimed their first home win in the FIH Pro League with a 2-0 success over Belgium.

Great Britain's women took a point following a penalty shoot-out loss to Argentina after a 1-1 draw on Saturday, while the men were edged out 3-2 by their rivals.

The world's best skateboarders are set to descend on East London next week when the UK's biggest skateboarding event returns to the Copper Box Arena.

This weekend sees the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2019 come to the London Aquatics Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The latest news from the Thomas McCurtains GAA club


Defence classes for children such as Krav Maga are fun, healthy activities that can reduce the risk of bullying, build self-confidence and teach discipline

It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?

The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime

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