The region’s first MMA world champion, James Webb, is taking aim at both the top of the fight game and the business world as he prepares to launch his first venture, offering a treatment which helped him recover from the rigours of training as an elite athlete. Mark Heath spoke to him...
Looking for a subject now that all cycle racing is suspended, I discovered that it was exactly 50 years ago, in March 1970, that men and women were first allowed to compete together in the same open cycling time trial, writes Fergus Muir.
Suffolk enjoyed another fantastic day at the annual English Schools National Cross Country Championships, held at Sefton Park in Liverpool on Saturday, spearheaded by Ben Peck’s terrific win in the junior boys’ race.
Suffolk’s leading athletes Danny Rock and Helen Davies changed their half-marathon plans, late in the day due to the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak, to win the respective individual titles at the Robert Tomlinson Stowmarket Half-Marathon, held over a windswept 13.1-mile rural route from Buxall this morning.
Lewis Sullivan’s sensational season continued with victory at the Inter-Counties Cross Country Championships, in the process spearheading Suffolk to terrific team gold medals in the under-15 boys’ age group at Loughborough on Saturday.
West Suffolk Wheeler Paul Watson looks set to stir up the 60-plus age-group in off-road racing this summer. New in the category, Watson took the top step of the podium at Henham Park near Southwold after racing closely with regular Supervet winner Nigel Herrod, writes Fergus Muir
The coronavirus outbreak is literally saturating all the news outlets, and for good reason, with more than 50 people now tested positive in the UK, this virus will impact everyone, at all levels and all walks of life.
Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. Here he heads to Dartford and encounters yet another bandstand, prompting this top five list of bandstand-related parkruns
Lewis Sullivan was crowned English National champion as Suffolk celebrated a marvellous one-two in the under-15 boys’ race at the annual English National Cross Country Championships, held at Wollaton Park, Nottingham, on Saturday.