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Track Academy athletes enjoy new Crossfit sessions

An emerging Crossfit box in Willesden has joined forces with Track Academy by Connie Henry to offer youngsters a new, free way to get fit and healthy. NW10 Crossfit, which launched at the Willesden Sports Centre in February, is offering free sessions for Track Academy...

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Leroy Cain

Leroy Cain came to Track Academy at the age of 16 having travelled from his home in Jamaica to settle in the UK. He took to our athletics programme very well in the sprinting events; however, it soon became apparent that he needed some guidance in his education with regards to post-16 options.

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Colin Hart on Caster Semenya

Here, our favourite veteran journalist Colin Hart shares his views on the recent Caster Semenya ruling: The Caster Semenya case has bitterly divided the athletic world in what has become track and field's equivalent of the Brexit debate. The Court of Arbitration for...

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Track Academy features in ITV documentary

The work of Track Academy by Connie Henry in Willesden will be under the national spotlight in an ITV documentary to be aired next Tuesday. Run For Your Life, which will be broadcast at 10.45pm, highlights the transformative power of sport, especially for young people...

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Track Academy enjoy storming success at county championship

Athletes from Track Academy by Connie Henry in Willesden returned victorious from the Middlesex Indoor Championships, with nine medals under their belts.Four golds came home to the Willesden Sports Centre, with two won by Reece Earle who ran a personal best of 7.11...

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Girls just want to have fun with RunTogether

Females of all ages and fitness levels are invited to a new Track Academy running club on Saturday mornings at the Willesden Sports Centre.RunTogether is aimed at women and girls who are looking to start or get back into running. Two qualified and friendly athletics...

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Reece Is A National Champion!

Track Academy athlete Reece Earle stormed to victory in the 60m at the National Indoor Championships in Sheffield at the weekend. Reece won gold in the U15 Boys’ final with a time of 7.16 seconds, having achieved a personal best of 7.12 seconds in the semi-final. The...

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Colin Hart’s Blog

Veteran journalist Colin Hart explains why former GB hurdler Lorna Boothe's MBE is such good news...Lorna Boothe's richly-deserved MBE was one of the most heart-warming awards announced in the New Year’s Honours list at the end of last month.The British...

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