From it's 2016 success, Worcestershire Street Sixies is back. Organisers took to the streets in Worcestershire city centre to create an enormous cricket ground.
Teams forming from a host of local businesses and organisations, each battling it out in matches played on impromptu pitches in Angel Place and Broad Street. There were 24 teams of six who took part in the event, including two from the event sponsors the Worcestershire Ambassadors.
The purpose of the event is to help bring cricket to a wider audience, showcasing that sport can be played in the most unlikely of places. The event also helps raise money for the Worcestershire Cobham Cricket Trust, which takes cricket into disadvantaging communities and helps young people with limited opportunities.
A Celebration Of The Finest Sport & Music From Across The UK, Hosted In The Rugby Heartland Of The South-West...Soaring towards becoming one of the biggest multi-sports festivals across the area, South West '7'S celebrates sport and music from a grassroots level up...With Rugby 7s at its heart, come and enjoy a weekend of fast paced [...]
The Rio 2016 Paralympics have finished and been over for a few days now and that has given us time to reflect on the sporting achievements of what has turned out to be a successful games.Team GB have been as solid as ever and broken records in medal haul as well as events. The pride, the joy and [...]
The worrying vibes coming from Rio after the Olympics concerning the funding for the Paralypics made us all feel for the athletes. All the effort and perseverance of the last four years could have been for nothing. Fortunately common sense prevailed over financial sense and in the first days of these games we have been [...]
The triumphant members of Team GB have returned to a wonderful home welcoming to mark an historic games in Rio. Great Britain has become the first country to exceed the total of medals won in a games following those which it previously hosted. All in all, the efforts of the whole team has been an [...]
We are nearly at the end of the games and what an Olympics it has been for Team GB. At the time of writing our athletes have surpassed the previous medals tally of forty eight by two, making it the most successful overseas total ever.Meanwhile our girl, Martina Rizzelli and her team mates (Italy), finished [...]
A spectacular opening ceremony that was low key enough on spending, but evident in the culture of the hosts and the embracing of athletes from all over the world. Rio 2016 is underway and our Martina Rizzelli was at the front of the Italian team (first left of photo) joining in on the celebration that [...]
We are nearly there, four years on from the London games and the Olympic flame will be burning brightly in Rio. Here at Speed One Sports we embrace all sports and all sports men and women who strive to be the best. We are proud to say that we have a family representative who will [...]
28 year old Alex Grove signs for our local National League One Rugby Union side, Birmingham Moseley. Grove made 152 appearances for Worcester Warriors in 10 years and is one of the Warriors longest serving players. Grove is now the 8th new recruit to Billesley Common as the club continues to rebuild following their relegation from the 2015-16 [...]