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Athletics: Jonathan Shields prepares for Sunday outing in the Ugandan capital

Jonathan Shields (City of Sheffield and Dearne) runs in the British junior team at the World Cross Country Championships at Kampala, Uganda, on Sunday.

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Video: Hallamshire Harrier Steve Worthington wins 1,000-runner Dronfield 10k

Steve Worthington defied the wind and cold to take first place in the popular Dronfield 10K race last Sunday.

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Bryony Page with Sheffield competitors

Olympic medallist Bryony Page inspires younsters as 2,000 compete in South Yorkshire School Games at EIS - Sheffield top medals haul

Olympic medallist Bryony Page was on hand to inspire almost 2,000 young people at the South Yorkshire School Games winter festival last week.

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Video: Do you know any of the 1,000 runners in this 10K?

Around 1,000 runners braved a blustery and overcast Dronfield today to take part in the annual 10K and Fun Race.
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Doncaster prospect hunts podium position in Norwich

Doncaster prospect hunts podium position in Norwich

Josh Dickinson is South Yorkshire’s best medal prospect at the English Schools Cross Country Championships at Norwich today.

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The first ever Sheffield Duathalon at Hillsborough Park.

Charity bonanza at Hillsborough Park and Rother Valley Park duathlons

Around 250 people took part in two duathlons to raise money for charity.

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County runners targeting World Championship places

County runners targeting World Championship places

South Yorkshire will be well represented in the Inter Counties Cross Country Championships at Loughborough this weekend.

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James Hanson of Sheffield United applauds the fans: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder wants his team to be ‘cuter’ at Spotland

Sheffield United have been told small details could make a big difference to the result at Rochdale on Saturday.

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Dane Chisholm on the break for Eagles. Photo: Simon Hall

Sheffield Eagles 10 Batley Bulldogs 54: Eagles crushed by 10 tries to two

Sheffield Eagles slipped to their third defeat from four games after being thumped 10-54 by Batley Bulldogs.

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Athletics: Sheffield’s Hallamshire braced for medal challenge in Nottingham

Athletics: Sheffield’s Hallamshire braced for medal challenge in Nottingham

Hallamshire, second in the women’s team race last year, will challenge again at the National Cross Country Championships today at Wollaton Park, Nottingham.

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Dobcroft team -  left to right: Poppy Wilson, Lizzie Medd, Grace Harrison, Martha Hallam, Poppy Sanderson, Emily Morgan, Eva Britt and Imogen Towndrow.

Sheffield Dobcroft School girls win cross country title

A group of Year 4 pupils from Sheffield’s Dobcroft Junior School scooped first place at the South Yorkshire Schools Cross Country Finals at Canon Hall, Barnsley.

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Toni Minichiello and Jessica Ennis-Hill

Jessica Ennis-Hill coach accused of verbal abuse by British Athletics

Sheffield’s Toni Minichiello, the former coach of Jessica Ennis-Hill, has been handed a written warning by British Athletics after “an allegation of misconduct (verbal abuse)” against him.

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Richard Kilty has won world and European 60m titles indoors

Was top athlete sabotaged at Sheffield EIS event?

Sprinter Richard Kilty has questioned whether his attempt to defend his European Indoor Championships title was sabotaged.

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Erin Lobley, centre, on the podium after her shot put gold at the Scottish National Indooors in Glasgow. Photo: Bobby Gavin

Hallamshire Harriers athlete Erin Lobley bidding to be the new Jessica Ennis-Hill

A young Rotherham athlete bidding to follow in the footsteps of Jessica Ennis-Hill, has landed three gold medals and a silver and broken three major records in an eight day spell.

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Athletics: Gardiner plots new best at Muller Indoor Games

City of Sheffield and Dearne ace Daniel Gardiner is targeting the 8m mark at the Muller Indoor Games in Birmingham this weekend.

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Sheffield's Luke Cutts on his way to winning the pole vault. Photos: Andrew Roe .

Cutts and Emmanuel lead way as City of Sheffield and Dearne athletes star in British Indoor Championships at EIS

There were plenty of top performances from local athletes at the British Indoor Championships at the EIS, Sheffield.

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Erin Lobley

Sheffield High School girl Erin Lobley smashes records as she wins double gold at Northern Indoor Athletics Championships at the English Institute of Sport

Hallamshire athletes took four titles with championship record performances at the Northern indoor championships for under 15 and under 13 athletes at the EIS.

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Sheffield to welcome Britain’s best for Indoor Team Trials

The best homegrown athletes will be in Sheffield this weekend as they aim to battle it out for their spot in the British team at the European Indoor Athletics Championships.

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Action from the BUCS Cross Country champiionships  at Graves Park in Sheffield. Photo: dean Atkins

Thousands flock to universities cross country championship in Sheffield

City of Sheffield and Dearne’s Jonathan Shield, running for Sheffield Hallam University, finished 20th as the BUCS Cross Country Championships hosted its largest ever fields at Graves Park in Sheffield.

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Athletics: Hallamshire stumble but it’s silver for Rotherham at Northern Cross Country Championships

Athletics: Hallamshire stumble but it’s silver for Rotherham at Northern Cross Country Championships

Hallamshire had too many key runners missing to get among the medals in the senior events at the Northern Cross Country Championships at Knowsley on Saturday but Rotherham were excellent value for team silver in the women’s race.

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