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Olympic and Para sports worth £19bn to UK economy

Issued:09/11/17

New research by Sheffield Hallam University has shown that the value of Olympic and Paralympic sport to the UK economy now stands at £19bn.The...



Graduate is one step closer to Paralympic dream

Issued:24/10/17

Double world champion RaceRunner and Sheffield Hallam University graduate, Ellie Simpson, is celebrating after it was announced that her sport was...



Lord Coe celebrates ‘exemplary’ Olympic legacy

Issued:06/10/16

One of Sheffield’s most famous sporting sons returned ‘home’ this week to see first-hand how Sheffield Hallam University is playing...



Preparing athletes for Rio success

Issued:28/07/16

Sheffield Hallam University is helping more elite sports teams prepare for medal success than ever before. With just a week to go until the start of...



World-first programme will get Sheffield on the move

Issued:06/06/16

A world-first physical activity programme has been launched in Sheffield aiming to get 50,000 people in the city on the move in the run up to the Rio...



Medal haul for Sheffield Hallam athletes

Issued:24/02/16

Sheffield Hallam University's elite sportsmen and women are celebrating one of the biggest medal tallies after bagging 11 gold medals, three silvers...



Toni Minichello addresses students at Sports Conference...

Issued:19/01/16

The coach behind Olympic champion, Jessica Ennis-Hill has spoken to Sheffield Hallam University students about how he's coaching the athlete back...



Olympic press chief receives honorary doctorate

Issued:19/11/15

The former head of press operations for the London Organising Committee for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) has been recognised with...



Cycling champion Nicole Cooke honoured by Hallam

Issued:18/11/15

Nicole Cooke MBE, the first cyclist in history to win Olympic and World Championship road race gold in the same year, was awarded an honorary doctorate...



Minister announces second major partner for Advanced...

Issued:01/10/15

Jane Ellison MP, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health, was in Sheffield today to announce Westfield Health as the second major...