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World Cup win for Olympic pentathlon hopeful

World Cup win for Olympic pentathlon hopeful

Kate French continued her superb form by winning the 2021 Pentathlon World Cup final in Hungary.

100 days to Tokyo: Cheavon Clarke chasing life-changing dream

100 days to Tokyo: Cheavon Clarke chasing life-changing dream

Cheavon Clarke has already boxed at some of the biggest events but qualifying for the Olympics would top the lot.

Powerlifter hopes for wildcard spot at the Tokyo Paralympics

Powerlifter hopes for wildcard spot at the Tokyo Paralympics

Liam McGarry has won silver for Great Britain with a new British record at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Manchester.

Olympic hopeful grateful of GB Boxing support

Olympic hopeful grateful of GB Boxing support

Cheavon Clarke hailed GB Boxing as the ‘best in the world’ after they helped struggling athletes battle through the darkest days of lockdown.

Tom Bosworth claims Olympic Games spot

Tom Bosworth claims Olympic Games spot

Race walker Tom Bosworth has booked his place at the delayed Tokyo Olympic Games.

Ashley Jackson to step away from international hockey

Ashley Jackson to step away from international hockey

Kent hockey star Ashley Jackson has decided to take a break from the GB senior programme in the lead up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

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Charlotte Evans backs challenge cards for schools

Charlotte Evans backs challenge cards for schools

Paralympic gold medallist Charlotte Evans MBE has helped design a new set of challenge cards for the national School Games programme.

Our World of Sport: Climbing

Our World of Sport: Climbing

Find out more about the sport which will hopefully be making its Olympic debut this summer in Tokyo.

Kent athletes help to promote exercise from home

Kent athletes help to promote exercise from home

Sports stars from Kent have backed a campaign to encourage the public to exercise at home during lockdown.

Could esports become the next Olympic event?

Could esports become the next Olympic event?

The pandemic's changed the shape of gaming in Kent, we explore if the professional side of the digital world could become the next big sporting event.

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Clarke ready for GB boxing return

Clarke ready for GB boxing return

Gravesend boxer Cheavon Clarke returns to action for the first time in over a year next week.

'I'm preparing for world championships in car park'

'I'm preparing for world championships in car park'

A roller skating champion has hit out at 'insane' regulations which have left him with no choice but to practice in a car park - and he's not alone.

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Kent pair have places confirmed for Tokyo

Kent pair have places confirmed for Tokyo

Table tennis players Will Bayley and Ross Wilson have both had their place at the Summer Paralympic Games confirmed.

Millie Knight hopes for more success at Beijing 2022 and her mum's support will be vital

Millie Knight hopes for more success at Beijing 2022 and her mum's support will be vital

Para-skiing star Millie and mother Suzanne Knight have always been a team since the very beginning.

Historic appointment for Kent's former Olympic medalist

Historic appointment for Kent's former Olympic medalist

Georgina Harland will lead Team GB at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics after being appointed Chef de Mission for the Games - a first for women.

Heartbroken Tom ready to fight on

Heartbroken Tom ready to fight on

Tom Bosworth believes he will be fitter and stronger when the Olympic Games comes around next year.

Tokyo Games rescheduled

Tokyo Games rescheduled

Kent’s Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls will have to wait another year to fulfil their dreams.

Tokyo 2020: 'There's nothing special about being a pro'

Tokyo 2020: 'There's nothing special about being a pro'

Listen to our new Kent's Sporting Dreams podcast with Gravesend boxer Cheavon Clarke on the Tokyo Olympics, being on Team GB and turning professional.

Teenager's Olympic ambition

Teenager's Olympic ambition

Eighteen-year-old Sophie Castle, of Dover Castle Archery Club, has ambitions to compete in the Paris Olympics.

Tokyo 2020: Chance to impress

Tokyo 2020: Chance to impress

Matthew Robertson is hoping to push his case for a spot at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics this week.

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