Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Skydiving
Last Saturday, 10 children from Skydive Recruitz competed in Bodyflight World Challenge 'Revenge' 2018, an international competition at Twinwoods Adventure. Club secretary Tracey Bell, and mum to Jorja who competes for the team, helped establish Great Britain’s only indoor skydiving youth team. “It...
𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗼𝗲 𝗦𝗹𝗮𝗹𝗼𝗺 𝗜𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗰𝗹𝘂𝗯𝘀video
https://youtu.be/U2YEUqIlfNs Rain won't be stopping play as 20 clubs from across the UK come to Bedford for the Canoe Slalom Interclubs Championships at Priory Country Park this weekend. Organisers say the championships are a massive event in...
Will Hooley Bedford Independent
Bedford Blues Fly Half, Will Hooley, has joined the Bedford Independent as a freelance Sports Reporter. While many will recognise Will from playing with the Bedford Blues, he is also taking a Journalism and Sporting Writing Degree for...
Bedford Park Run Dayvideo
https://youtu.be/FYEBH3L4gT8 On Saturday 6 October, Bedford parkrun joined in the global celebration of 14 years’ of parkrun and International parkrun Day. We joined runners as they made their way to the starting line. Every Saturday at 9am, hundreds of people...
Kickboxersvideo
https://youtu.be/3Y2pu5TUHzk Kickboxers from Bedford have returned home as world champions after securing a significant medal haul in the International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA) World Championships in Jamaica. The world championships saw kick-boxing teams come from dojos all...
Thomas Raut and Joshua Stewart
Two Bedford School boys are flying the flag for the town in their chosen sports, with one being selected to represent England and the other being accepted on a national training programme. Thomas Raut has been...
etienne stott it happens to boys too
Bedford Olympian Etienne Stott has stepped up to share the important message that boys and young men are also at risk of child sexual exploitation (CSE). Bedfordshire Police, in partnership with Bedford Borough Council, Luton Council, Central Bedfordshire Council...
Zayaan Williamsonvideo
https://youtu.be/bqumRw3NPRk Having won two national kickboxing titles in 2017, Zayaan Williamson will now represent England at the International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA) World Championships. The trip, which Zayaan is required to fund himself, has been made possible...
Bedford Half Marathon 2018video
https://youtu.be/n1F26J2Rbq0 Did you take part in this year's Bedford Half Marathon Weekend? The annual event only started in 2016 and already attracts thousands of runners from across the country. See if you made it into our...