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Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel in national sportshall finals

Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel in national sportshall finals

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes excelled at the UK Sportshall national finals at SportCity in Manchester.

Under 13 boys and Under 15 girls teams from Cheshire, which won their regional finals, competed against the UK’s best.

April 24, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich heavyweight Gorman braced for ‘biggest test’ in London fight

Nantwich heavyweight Gorman braced for ‘biggest test’ in London fight

By Robin Grey
Undefeated Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman says his fight against Dominic Akinlade will be his “biggest test”.

Gorman faces Akinlade at the National Sports Centre in Crystal Palace tomorrow night (April 1).

March 31, 2017 1 comment Other sports, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel at U13s and U15s sportshall finals

Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel at U13s and U15s sportshall finals

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes excelled at the North West sportshall finals for U13s and U15s.

Twenty-one athletes from Crewe & Nantwich AC represented Cheshire as they competed against Greater Manchester, Cumbria, Merseyside and Lancashire.

March 19, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes scoop indoor awards

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes scoop indoor awards

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes were in top form when they scooped medals at two major indoor athletics events.

U11s and U13s boys and girls took on teams from across the North of England at the Tom Pink Relays in Sheffield and the North West regional sportshall finals at Sportcity, Manchester.

March 14, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Boxing legend Ricky Hatton “proud” of Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman

Boxing legend Ricky Hatton “proud” of Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman

By Jack Bradley
British boxing legend Ricky Hatton has declared his pride for undefeated Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman.

Gorman, 20, stopped his latest opponent Gorgita Gorgiladze just short of two minutes into the first round at Fenton Manor Sports Complex after flooring the Georgian with brutal body shots.

February 20, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich teenage rider storms to equestrian qualifiers victory

Nantwich teenage rider storms to equestrian qualifiers victory

Nantwich teenager Bobbie Heath stormed to victory at a classic equestrian qualifying event.

The 15-year-old triumphed in the second stage of the Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic Qualifiers at Addington Manor.

January 30, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich athletes scoop five trophies in North West finals

Crewe & Nantwich athletes scoop five trophies in North West finals

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes swept the board with five trophies at the North West Sportshall League Finals in Widnes.

U11s, U13s and U15s teams led the club to victory with five of the six teams beating clubs from around the region.

January 24, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe and Nantwich athletes in good form at Cheshire Cross Country final

Crewe and Nantwich athletes in good form at Cheshire Cross Country final

Crewe and Nantwich AC athletes produced fine displays in the mud and rain at the Cheshire Cross Country Championships.

There were excellent individual and team performances at the event at Birchwood Forest Park, Warrington.

January 14, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich boxer Nathan Gorman steps up in class for Stoke bout

Nantwich boxer Nathan Gorman steps up in class for Stoke bout

Nantwich heavyweight hitter Nathan Gorman will make a step up in class when he returns to the ring next month.

The 20-year-old, the great nephew of legendary bareknuckle boxer Bartley Gorman, headlines Hatton Boxing’s event at the Fenton Manor Sports Complex in Stoke on February 18.

January 12, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Ex rugby star Mark Cueto unveils Reaseheath’s new sports pitch

Ex rugby star Mark Cueto unveils Reaseheath’s new sports pitch

Former England rugby star Mark Cueto was on hand to unveil Reaseheath College’s state-of-the-art sporting facilities.

Cueto looked on as the college hosted a rugby tournament for local secondary schools to mark the official opening.

December 23, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Rugby, Sport
Nantwich Olympic heroes granted Freedom of the Borough

Nantwich Olympic heroes granted Freedom of the Borough

Nantwich Olympic heroes Bryony Page and Andy Small have been honoured with Cheshire East’s Freedom of the Borough status.

Also honoured was Sir Philip Craven, now living in Cheshire, who is President of the International Olympic Committee and has played a key role in Team GB’s Paralympics success.

December 19, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Tarporley rider triumphs at Dodson & Horrell Championship

Tarporley rider triumphs at Dodson & Horrell Championship

Tarporley rider Campbell Thompson scooped a win at the Dodson & Horrell National Minor Veteran Riders Championship in Liverpool. Campbell notched up his first Championship win on board Rubiroso JX, a 12-year-old chestnut gelding owned by Keith Shore, at one of the premier showjumping events on the calendar. He beat thirty-three other combinations, securing victory from a six strong jump-off.[Read More…]

November 26, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich racing driver Rob Smith disappointed with season finish

Nantwich racing driver Rob Smith disappointed with season finish

Nantwich racing driver Rob Smith’s bid to end the season with silverware were dashed in the final race.

Smith, racing in the Mini Challenge, suffered gearbox problems in the last race at Snetterton 300 Circuit in Norfolk.

November 5, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Sport