UK Sport

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Team GB targets record-breaking Winter Olympics medal tally in Beijing
BOA and UK Sport have record of five medals in sightsTeam ‘has potential to win between three and seven medals’

Sean Ingle

13, Jan, 2022 @2:08 PM

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Future of sport in Britain facing serious challenges, say leaders
Sporting leaders have painted a bleak picture for the future of sport in this country due to a lack of funding and the impact of the pandemic

Paul MacInnes

18, Oct, 2021 @5:25 PM

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Team GB set to lose 4x100m Olympic silver after second positive for Ujah
CJ Ujah’s B sample tested positive for two banned substances while UK Sport has admitted to ‘concerns’ about crisis in British athletics

Sean Ingle

14, Sep, 2021 @6:04 PM

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Women in sport: pride, prejudice and promise
Letters: UK Sport’s Sally Munday counters claims of misogyny in the organisation’s support for female competitors, while Ann Deary Francis and Aaron Nelson say cricket’s new Hundred format has boosted the women’s game

Letters

09, Aug, 2021 @4:36 PM

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Team GB still too white and suburban, says Sport England board member
Chris Grant laments ‘massive underrepresentation’ in terms of diversity in elite sports

Alexandra Topping

09, Aug, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Alice Dearing makes history but Team GB’s first female black swimmer leaves ‘broken’
A frustrating morning rendered a maiden Olympic experience bittersweet and the 24-year-old already yearning for redemption

Tumaini Carayol at Odaiba Marine Park

04, Aug, 2021 @4:30 AM

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Olympic BMX funding cut wins gold for sexism | Brief letters
Brief letters:

Letters

02, Aug, 2021 @4:39 PM

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UK Sport eyeing 100 major events in next decade including 2030 World Cup
New 10-year strategy will emphasise ‘how we win’ as well as medal count, with the aim of hosting events including the Ryder Cup

Sean Ingle

06, May, 2021 @11:00 PM

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Telling truth in UK sport system 'very dangerous', says wheelchair rugby CEO
Telling hard truths about British sport in the post London 2012 era became ‘a very dangerous thing to do’, according the executive of GB Wheelchair Rugby

Exclusive by Sean Ingle

29, Mar, 2021 @12:17 PM

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Back to the future: Team GB gear up for delayed Tokyo Games
Bold predictions have been dampened by the pandemic but hopes for Team GB remain high as this Olympic year dawns, for a second time

Sean Ingle

31, Dec, 2020 @1:45 PM

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'Posh sports' face funding cuts in buildup to Paris 2024 Olympics
UK Sport is to cut funding for the next Olympic cycle from more established sports and those played predominantly by competitors from public schools

Sean Ingle

18, Dec, 2020 @5:45 PM

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UK Sport failed to act on Shane Sutton 'corruption' allegations, emails suggest
UK Sport failed to investigate detailed claims from a British Cycling whistleblower who also alleged that ‘Shane Sutton is corrupt’

Exclusive by Sean Ingle

03, Dec, 2020 @8:00 PM

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