Category Archives: Press Releases

Check out Track Academy for free this September

Promising young athletes can take advantage of a free trial at Track Academy by Connie Henry in Willesden this September. The registered charity, which uses sport for social change among young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, reopens after its summer break on September 12. Sessions are held at Willesden Sports Centre in Donnington Road on Tuesdays,…
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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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The Latest Article By Colin Hart

Veteran sports journalist Colin Hart shares the wealth of his experience with Track Academy, in a series of blogs: The cross country season is here and though running across muddy fields during the winter months is far from glamorous, in many ways this branch of the sport is the backbone of athletics. Many of Britain's…
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