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Robbie Grabarz is a real star, not a reality TV turkey

Just because you went to an Olympic Games in your own country doesn’t mean you should turn your back on the sport that got you there and embark on a career of celebrity and excess. Just ask Robbie Grabarz, Britain’s … Continue reading

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Tour de France goes all Yorkshire on us

Following the mighty success of Yorkshire at London 2012, with the likes of Jessica Ennis, Nicola Adams and the Brownlee brothers bumping the county high up the “medal table”, it perhaps wasn’t a surprise to hear that two of the … Continue reading

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Modern pentathlon? Let’s have a modern decathlon!

Mixed results aside, the triathlon was a fantastic watch over the last week. It truly is an ultimate sport of endurance and skill, combining the ability to swim, cycle and run over 26km. It’d be the one Olympic sport I’d … Continue reading

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