- A trust for all anglers
The merger of six angling and conservation bodies creating the Angling Trust, the new voice of angling, was completed to plan on Monday, January 5 2009.
(Filed: Tue Jan 13 2009)
- GOLFERS BEAT THE CREDIT CRUNCH WITH LAUNCH OF GOLF FEE DISCOUNT CARD
If you’re wondering what to buy for the avid golfer this Christmas, a specialist discount card new to the UK could be the answer to your problems. The Golf Fee Card entitles the holder to up to 50% off the price of green fees at more than 2000 golf courses in 102 countries around the world, with further reductions on hotel accommodation and car rental.
(Filed: Thu Nov 20 2008)
- CNP Professional helps leading rugby international Alasdair Strokosch
Leading international blindside flanker Alasdair Strokosch is now using sports nutrition supplements from CNP Professional, to increase his all-round athleticism - fitness, stamina, speed and power. And since he joined Gloucester RFC last year, he's seen his career on a sharp upward path.
(Filed: Wed Nov 12 2008)
- Portsmouth FC rewards fans with new loyalty programme
Portsmouth FC has launched a new fan loyalty programme, developed by loyalty management company Reward, which allows its fans to save for club gift vouchers which can be redeemed against replica kit, merchandise and other products at the club merchandise stores.
(Filed: Wed Oct 22 2008)
- Polish Property Develops on Championship Golf Course
Iberian property developer, Maexpa Group, is to unveil its Valley Golf Village apartments on The Krakow Golf and Country Club which has been rated as one of the best courses in Europe.
(Filed: Wed Sep 24 2008)
- Proteins improve triathlete's performance
Manchester fireman Martin Cain used sports nutrition supplements from CNP Professional to win his fight with injuries and improve his stamina, fitness and personal bests.
(Filed: Thu Sep 04 2008)
- Record prize money for Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse
THE richest flat horse race meeting in Scotland - the John Smith’s Ayr Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse - has been given a huge cash boost with prize money for the meeting next month topping £600,000 - a £100,000 increase on last year.
(Filed: Mon Sep 01 2008)
- AMUNDSEN OMEGA3 SOUTH POLE RACE 2008
In 1911, Norwegian explorer, Roald Amundsen, and his English rival, Robert Falcon Scott, made history in an epic race to be the first man to conquer the Geographic South Pole, ending in triumph for Amundsen who reached the pole on December 14th, and tragedy for Scott who arrived a few days later and perished in the attempt.
(Filed: Thu Aug 28 2008)
- British Helicopter team continues World Rankings rise
The British Helicopter team rose to third place in the world rankings following this year’s World Helicopter Championship, held in Eisenach, Germany, from 13th to 18th August. This indicates a continuing improvement by the team, which came fifth in the World Helicopter Championships in Austria in 2002 and fourth in the Championships in France in 2005.
(Filed: Wed Aug 20 2008)
- Turnberry Horse Trials sponsored by Clydesdale Bank Sunday 31 August
THE first annual Turnberry Horse Trials sponsored by Clydesdale Bank will take place at Turnberry, Ayrshire on Sunday 31 August. The British Eventing affiliated Turnberry Horse Trials replaces the one-day event previously held annually at Culzean Castle.
(Filed: Sun Aug 10 2008)
- British team challenges for World Helicopter Championships
So far, Britain has never won the trophy but the team manager – and former Championship competitor - John Matchett, is confident that he has selected the best helicopter crews in the country. Matchett, who recently announced the British team, commented: “The team includes military personnel and professional helicopter pilots.
(Filed: Thu Aug 07 2008)