Tag Archive: sports

Free Family Run at the Falcon Road Festival

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  The Wandsworth Council Get Active Roadshow is on the move again this weekend stopping off in Shillington Gardens for the Falcon Road Festival. Following the successful Furzedown Big Day Out earlier this month, the second in a trio of summer events will see dozens of local clubs providing a range of sporty activities and… Read More

Go Run For Fun

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Running Event Monday 20th June 2019 Battersea Park Bandstand 11:30-21:30 Morning children’s race Evening adult’s race After party TBC

Sri Chinmoy – Self Transcendence Race

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London Self Transcendence Races   Monday 10th June 2019 – Dashing Deer 5K   Starts: 19:00 at Battersea Park’s Bandstand   Ends: 20:00 at Battersea Park’s Carriage Drive   For ticket info:https://uk.srichinmoyraces.org/races/london    

Girls Get Active

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The Girls Active project to get teenage girls taking part in sport and physical activity has got off to a flying start.   The project works with girls aged 13-16 from Ark Putney Academy, Burntwood and Graveney Academy, providing the support they need to gain a sports qualification. The students can then deliver sport and exercise… Read More

Get Active Wandsworth: Furzedown Big Day Out

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The 9th annual Get Active Wandsworth is back! This year we are taking the festival on the road to three community events, so there will be one on your doorstep! Entry is free for all the family and the day will be filled with activities, taster sessions, advice tents, mascot races, food and guest presenters… Read More

Get Active Battersea Festival

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Bringing the crowds to York Gardens, the Get Active Battersea festival will take place on Saturday June 2nd 2018. The event runs from 2pm to 8pm and is free to attend. The event will be hosted by Wandsworth Council’s Regeneration Team and Enable Leisure & Sport will be co-coordinating the leisure, sport and health offer… Read More

Get Active Wandsworth Festival Roadshow

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The 9th annual Get Active Wandsworth Festival (GAWF) is back! This year we are taking the festival on the road to four community events, so there will be one on your doorstep! Saturday 2 June Get Active Battersea, York Gardens Saturday 16 June Furzedown Big Day Out, Furzedown Recreation Ground Saturday 30 June Falcon Road… Read More

NEW BURSARY TO HONOUR TEENAGE SOLDIER WHO DIED IN WWI

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 A new £3,000 annual bursary has been created to help Wandsworth’s young athletes take part in overseas sporting competitions. The initiative is designed to create a permanent reminder of the sacrifices of the borough’s young men who signed up to serve their country in the First World War. Enable Leisure and Culture, in conjunction with… Read More

London Youth Games: Cross Country

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Cross Country Saturday 18 November 2017 The 2018 London Youth Games kicked off to an excellent start on Saturday 18 November. Wandsworth’s Cross Country team started their campaign at Hampstead Heath ready to defend their winning title, last year the ladies team finished first and mens in a close second. Despite the challenging conditions, more… Read More