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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...

The date and location may have changed, but Suffolk heavyweight Fabio Wardley insists the result will remain the same when he finally squares off with Simon Vallily for the English title in July.

Organisers of the UCI Women’s Tour cycling race have said the event will next be held in June next year after the Covid-19 outbreak forced plans for the 2020 event to be scrapped.

With London Marathon cancelled this weekend, 7 Suffolk readers who were due to take part share their alternative plans for Sunday.

With all competitive road running put on hold for the foreseeable future, due to COVID-19, Carl Marston recalls some more popular races that have long since disappeared from the calendar

With all competitive road running put on hold for the foreseeable future, due to COVID-19, Carl Marston recalls some more popular races that have long since disappeared from the calendar

Suffolk Bowls has lost one of its greatest-ever players following the death of Derek Johnson, writes Steve Prentice.

International marathon runner Helen Davies admitted that she seriously considered retiring as an elite athlete, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

With all competitive road running put on hold for the foreseeable future, due to COVID-19, Carl Marston recalls some popular races that have long since disappeared from the calendar

Athletics writer Carl Marston explores a few of the ingenious ways that runners have been keeping fit at the start of the Covid-19 lockdown

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.

The Woodbridge 10K road race, scheduled for Sunday, May 17 and one of the biggest annual road running races in Suffolk, has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak,

Athletics writer Carl Marston talks to Suffolk’s international athlete Helen Davies about her future plans, in light of the recent postponement of the London Marathon

The cricket community has come together to pay tribute to ‘Mr Suffolk Cricket’ Norman Atkins, writes Nick Garnham.

MMA star Steve Aimable says he’s not worried about fighting amid the coronavirus pandemic this Friday – as long as panic buying doesn’t limit his choice of celebratory biscuits post-battle!

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. This week he heads to Great Yarmouth North Beach parkrun, his toughest parkrun to date

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.

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. This week he heads to Chalkwell Beach parkrun at Westclif-on-Sea

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

A world famous riding instructor will be returning to the Suffolk riding school she founded with her late husband for a special demonstration event in his honour.

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

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston considers splashing the cash to buy a pair of the Nike Vaporfly trainers, in a bid to buck the trend of slower times

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses his own battle with mental health issues, and the importance of kind words if you know someone is struggling.

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond) running in different parkruns. Here he heads to Fletcher Moss parkrun in Greater Manchester

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.

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston reports on Sunday’s Tarpley 10/20 mile road races

The postponement of the Revel Outdoors mountain bike racing, due to be held last Sunday, opens an opportunity to highlight the Sporting Courses (SPOCO) East Competition, writes Fergus Muir.

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