Category Archives: Press Releases

Amar Going for Gold Overseas

A teenager with multiple sclerosis (MS) will be the only young athlete from London to compete in the inaugural World Para Athletics Junior Championships next month. Amar Aichoun was given the life-changing news that he had MS at the tender age of 13. But with dedicated support from Track Academy by Connie Henry in Willesden,…
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Colin Hart, 50 yrs of Athletics

June 2017 Track Academy to revel in journalist Colin’s fascinating athletics memories Young athletes at Track Academy by Connie Henry in Willesden are set to be inspired by veteran sports journalist Colin Hart, as he shares memories of nearly 50 years of athletics. The 82-year-old will mine his vast experience of the Olympics, Commonwealth Games…
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Colin Hart, Sport Journalist

Veteran sports journalist Colin Hart shares the wealth of his experience with Track Academy, in a series of blogs: British athletic fans are privileged to be able to bid a fond farewell on behalf of billions around the globe to two of the greatest track and field stars of all-time. Usain Bolt and Sir Mo…
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Get obesity running, jumping and throwing

June 2017 Children at risk of obesity should get running, jumping and throwing, says Connie As a study finds a link between childhood obesity and depression, Track Academy founder Connie Henry says young people should turn to athletics for the start they need in life. New research from the VU University Medical Center in the…
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