UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of public and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport, has unveiled plans to invest almost £30m (€32.6m/$38.8m) in an effort to maintain the country’s position as a world-leading host of major sporting events into the 2020s.
The International Netball Federation (INF) has awarded the hosting rights for its 2019 World Cup to the English city of Liverpool.
UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has announced the launch of its first public consultation to determine the future of its approach to funding elite sport – a subject that has been the cause of much controversy in recent months.
British Cycling has announced that the velodrome used during London’s hosting of the 2012 summer Olympic Games will host the second round of the International Cycling Union’s (UCI) 2014-15 Track World Cup later this year.
Glasgow has become the latest city to submit a bid to host the International Skating Union’s 2017 World Figure Skating Championships.
UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has announced that weightlifting will have its funding as a ‘World Class Programme’ restored, but the withdrawal of money from six other sports, including basketball, remains in place.
UK Sport, the national high-performance sports agency, has withdrawn its financial support of seven sports, including basketball, following its annual investment review of summer Olympic and Paralympic sports.
England Hockey has formally submitted a bid to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to host the Women’s World Cup in London in 2018.
Leaders in Performance has confirmed that UK Sport director of performance Simon Timson will be speaking at the event on October 9-10 at Stamford Bridge, the home of English Premier League (EPL) team Chelsea.
London GD Handball Club are set to move into the Copper Box Arena in the city's Olympic Park.
British sports funding body UK Sport will provide a further £443,200 to aid Team GB in the run up to the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics.
The British Judo Association has today announced that Glasgow will host the 2015 European championships at the city’s Emirates Arena.
UK Sport, the government agency that funds sport in the region, has backed down on its threat to redirect boxing's £13.8 million Olympic funding away from the British Amateur Boxing Association (BABA).
London’s hosting of the women’s beach volleyball world tour has been cancelled as Volleyball England failed to secure enough commercial backing.