Saturday 13th July will see the fourth Gemstone Midnight Walk in aid of Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity, and with your help the Charity hopes to reach its £250,000 target – money raised since the event started in 2010. ...more
This event is intended to provide organisations with information, advice and guidance on two exciting opportunities – Sport England’s Protecting Playing Fields national funding programme and Fields in Trust’s Queen Elizabeth II Fields Challenge. ...more
Squash star and local resident Sue Wright is supporting the Waddesdon Sport Relief Mile. The Commonwealth Gold Medallist, who has been appointed an Ambassador for the London 2012 Olympic Legacy Programme Sportmakers, is set to do the official race warm up and start the race on Sunday 25th March 2012. ...more
This week marks National Falls Awareness week. As we grow older we all experience a reduction in strength, balance and speed of reaction which may turn a slip, trip or stumble into a fall. Be proactive and choose exercises and activities which challenge your balance each week. ...more
The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has announced its list of successful
facilities selected to appear in the Pre-Games Training Camp Guide. We are delighted that 23 Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Venues have been selected to appear in this guide.
The aim of Buckinghamshire is to establish a network of Pre-Games Training Camp venues which will have a enhanced international reputation having hosted international Olympic and Paralympic teams. Buckinghamshire also aims to offer visiting athletes the best support and a first class welcome from surrounding communities.
3rd March 2008 - The London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (LOCOG) announced today which facilities around the country are to be included in the final Guide of Pre-Games Training Camps, which will be made available to National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and National Paralympic Committees (NPCs) around the world. ...more
Stoke Mandeville Stadium in Aylesbury, the birthplace of the Paralympics, National Centre for Disability Sport and the home wheelchair sport, is amongst several Bucks facilities that will feature in London 2012’s Pre-Games Training Camp Guide for Paralympic sports. ...more