What’s in Grass Roots this week: The Star’s local sports scene

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There’s another bumper edition of Grass Roots hitting newsagents on Friday, with an amazing 23 different sports covered this week.

Your 20-page Grass Roots this week features a debut column from fitness trainer - and former British kickboxing champion - Shane Beard, as well as the usual favourites including Star Player and our ever-popular Sports Gallery, which puts you in the picture.

Action from Woodhouse JFC's shock win over City Taxis

Action from Woodhouse JFC's shock win over City Taxis

We have the full story on Sheffield trampolinist Bryony Page, who beat the current Olympic champ to win gold at the trampolining World Cup recently, and Sam Hall, who became the world’s number one Judo player in two weight classes last weekend.

Our ‘Match of the Day’ features an in-depth report and pictures from Woodhouse JFC’s shock Meadowhall League Cup win over City Taxis - with six pages dedicated to local grass roots football this week.

We profile Ken Burkinshaw, a 90-year-old former referee honoured recently for his services to the game, as well as full pages dedicated to angling and bowls.

Into Tennis? Then our page two feature on Sheffield girl Laura Oldham, currently starring on a scholarship at the University of Arizona, is for you.

Or do you prefer your sport on four wheels? Then check out page 17 for news of a local racer who has sealed a prestigious championship win.

Whatever your sport, we’ve got it covered - every Friday, in the Sheffield Star.

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