Category Archive: Olympics 2012

Sep 01 2012

Updated – Part 4: Paralympics 2012 North East Hopefuls

London Paralympic Games Starts on Wednesday 29th August 2012! We take a look at Our North East Paralympians who have nothing but Gold in their sights!   Making their debut are… Jade Jones, 16, Middlesbrough – 400m, 800m, 1500m It all started for Jade at a school sports day when she met Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson who asked her to try …

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Aug 28 2012

Camping at The Paralympic Games 2012

Camping @ The Paralympic Games 2012 Camping at the Games opened 10 campsites in and around London to accommodate supporters during the Olympics (50% Games Makers and 50% visitors and sporting families) to make the most of their stay without breaking the bank. . Following the success of the enterprise we now have 3 campsites …

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Aug 23 2012

A Behind The Scenes View Of Our Olympic Success

A Behind The Scenes View Of Our Olympic Success  Simon Hartley Be World Class We’ve all been blown away by the success of our Team  GB Olympians over the past few weeks. Most people realise that their achievements are the result of many years of hard work, dedication, blood, sweat and tears. However, there is …

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Aug 10 2012

Part 3: London 2012 Olympics – How did the North East do?

As the Olympics 2012 draws to a close we take a look at Our North East Olympians and how well they did! The Women On the grass Team GB came in to the Olympics with 542 athletes, containing a group of 14 women from the north east. One of the very first sports to feature two …

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