Tanni Grey-Thompson

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Elite sport success hasn’t inspired UK to be more active, government told
Success in elite sport has not inspired ordinary Britons to become more active, the government will be told on Wednesday

Sean Ingle

12, Oct, 2021 @4:16 PM

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The Guardian view on community leisure centres: not a luxury | Editorial
Editorial: Access to local hubs plays a vital role in maintaining health and tackling inequalities. They must not be allowed to close

Editorial

23, May, 2021 @5:25 PM

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Half of pools, gyms and leisure centres in England at risk, prime minister told
Tanni Grey-Thompson, the chair of ukactive, has warned the majority of health facilities could close by November while around 400 gyms have shut since the start of the pandemic

Sean Ingle

13, May, 2021 @5:25 PM

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I work to protect elite athletes – these growing allegations must be properly investigated | Victoria Aggar
Athletes need an independent organisation to investigate complaints, says Victoria Aggar, chair of the British Athletes Commission

Victoria Aggar

10, Jul, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Keeping gyms closed risks 'catastrophic' impact, Grey-Thompson warns Johnson
Tanni Grey-Thompson has written to Boris Johnson saying a large number of jobs are at risk if gyms and leisure facilities are not reopened soon

Paul MacInnes

24, Jun, 2020 @5:32 PM

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Getting girls active is key to future of women's sport, say coaches | Sean Ingle
Athletes and administrators warn that gains at the top will be lost if attention is not paid to the grassroots

Sean Ingle

25, May, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Covid-19 has rocked women's sport but its future remains bright | Sean Ingle
Hope and determination abound despite the profound challenges brought by coronavirus

Sean Ingle

24, May, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Ben Stokes’ modesty stands in sharp contrast to bloated show
That some presenters seemed convinced that the Sports Personality of the Year ceremony was itself the most important occasion in sport detracted from the viewing experience

Simon Burnton

15, Dec, 2019 @10:20 PM

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Second Paralympian says she was stopped from racing Tanni Grey-Thompson
Tracy Lewis says she was not selected to race in 1996 Paralympics after ‘highly unethical’ selection process

Diane Taylor

06, Dec, 2017 @7:19 PM

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Para scandal: call a doctor or British cheats will continue to prosper | Sean Ingle
The classification scandal gripping British Para-sport is a consequence of its medal-based funding system

Sean Ingle

06, Nov, 2017 @10:00 AM

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Tanni Grey-Thompson's husband accused over rival's reclassification
Ian Thompson was ‘unethically’ involved in Anne Wafula Strike being moved out of his wife’s category, says former head coach

Diane Taylor and Daniel Foggo

03, Nov, 2017 @2:33 PM

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Para-swimmers are ‘exaggerating their disability’, MPs told
The crisis facing the Paralympic movement over alleged abuse of the classification system deepened after claims swimmers are deliberately exaggerating their disability in order to win more medals

Martha Kelner

01, Nov, 2017 @8:38 PM

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