Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis has been named the Sunday Times Sportswoman of the Year at an event which also saw the likes of Ellie Simmonds, Sarah Storey and Katherine Grainger gain recognition.
Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams helped Us Girls to rock the capital recently, attending the first ever London Us Girls Rocks Festival.
It was smiles all around recently, despite participants suffering the toughest training session of their lives, as five lucky competition winners got put through their paces by Olympic Champion Jessica Ennis.
Gold medal-winning Josie Pearson has been on an incredible journey over the past nine years. Those years have been full of moments and memories that have helped shape her sporting career, one of those being her world record-breaking discus throw last month that won her Paralympic gold.
There is danger of women missing out on the London 2012 legacy, the charity Women’s Sport and Fitness Foundation (WSFF) has warned.
Jessica Ennis has further cemented her status as the nation’s golden girl by being voted British Olympic Athlete of the Year for 2012 by athletics fans across the country.
Kate Dennison, the former British pole vault record holder, has today announced her retirement from the sport.
Jessica Ennis has been voted the 2012 winner of the women’s European Athlete of the Year Award, capping a incredible year for the heptathlete.
Helena Lucas wants her historic first British Paralympic sailing medal to be the first of many.
An annual festival of disability sport will be held in the Olympic Park as part of the efforts to create a lasting legacy from the Paralympics.