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Two in a row for Barking and Dagenham
Barking and Dagenham retain London multisports title

Barking and Dagenham retained their Panathlon London Multisport Finals trophy after a very tight contest in the Copper Box Arena...

June 15th, 2017

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Quickfire double for Blackpool school
Park Academy complete quick swim double

Park Academy followed up their victory in the North England Under-14 Panathlon Swimming Finals in Sheffield last week by...

June 13th, 2017

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London students bid to strike gold at Copper Box
London Panathletes go for gold in Olympic Park

More than 200 disabled children from 27 schools across eight London boroughs will be bidding to strike gold at...

June 8th, 2017

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Lancashire 1-2 in Northern Swimming Final
Lancashire schools dominate Northern Swimming Final

It was a Lancastrian one-two in the Panathlon Northern Swimming Final at Ponds Forge in Sheffield on Tuesday as...

June 6th, 2017

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Panathletes shine at London Mini Marathon
London Marathon

Yesterday some of our Panathlon friends competed in the London Marathon for the first time. The Virgin Money Mini...

April 24th, 2017

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New champion emerges in Merseyside
New champion emerges in Merseyside

Greenbank Academy again played host to the Merseyside Panathlon, featuring the boroughs of Liverpool, Sefton, Wirral and St Helens...

March 15th, 2017

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Ethan Beau-Howes
Ethan-Beau receives Panathlon top honour in London & Essex

Colchester teenager Ethan-Beau Howes has won the 2016 Jack Petchey Outstanding Achievement Award – Panathlon’s top individual honour in the...

November 23rd, 2016

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Learn to coach with Panathlon
Want to coach? Learn on the job with Panathlon

Students on sport and physical education courses wishing to expand their coaching skills by working with disabled children now...

November 23rd, 2016

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Panathlon and St Mary's - a key partnership
St Mary’s partnership extended

The Panathlon Foundation has been involved with St Mary’s University in Twickenham for the past three years and we...

October 26th, 2016

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New deaf season opens with record
It’s a record for deaf programme!

A record 92 children took part in the opening event of the 2016-17 Panathlon academic year’s deaf programme on...

October 18th, 2016

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PMLD schedule is launched
PMLD schedule opens in style

Panathlon’s newest programme, aimed for students with PMLD (Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties), opened in grand style in Birmingham, with...

October 18th, 2016

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Thousands raised for Panathlon
20 finish Royal Parks Half for Panathlon

Twenty runners successfully completed the Royal Parks Half Marathon on October 9th in aid of the Panathlon charity. The...

October 10th, 2016

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Photographers pedal 72 miles for Panathlon

Seventeen of the country’s top sports photographers have raised over £3,000 for Panathlon by spending a day cycling through...

September 27th, 2016

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Runners to raise funds for Panathlon
Royal Parks Half team in final preparations

Twenty runners will pound the streets of London on October 9th in aid of raising funds for the Panathlon...

September 12th, 2016

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New record for Panathlon competitors
Panathlon hits new heights

The number of disabled young people taking part in Panathlon events topped 10,000 for the first time in the...

September 7th, 2016

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Rio delivers in style
Liz Johnson’s Paralympics blogs

Panathlon Ambassador and former Paralympic swimming champion Liz Johnson blogged from the 2016 Games and commentated for Channel 4....

September 6th, 2016

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Record year for Primary Panathlon
Primary Panathlon set to grow further

The 2015/16 academic year saw record participation in Primary Panathlon events – and 2016/17 promises further growth. With the...

August 10th, 2016

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Primary Panathlon record for Ilford school
Woodlands set Primary Panathlon record

Woodlands School, from Ilford, set a new record points score for a Primary Panathlon in taking gold alongside Stratford’s...

July 4th, 2016

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Blockley win Primary thriller at Hartpury
Blockley score dramatic Primary victory

Blockley C of E School narrowly won the Gloucestershire Inclusive Primary Panathlon title at Hartpury College in Gloucester on...

June 17th, 2016

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More Panathlon honours for Calderdale
Now Calderdale take Primary honours

Calderdale’s primary school team emulated their seniors as they clinched victory in their West Yorkshire Panathlon in Bradford on...

June 17th, 2016

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New record for Panathlon competitors
Ormiston Denes and John Grant triumph

Ormiston Denes Academy, of Lowestoft, and John Grant School, from Caistor, were the victors when nearly 120 disabled students...

May 25th, 2016

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Newcastle take Tyne and Wear honours
Newcastle team win Tyne and Wear Final

A team representing two Newcastle schools won the Panathlon Challenge Tyne and Wear Final in Gateshead on Thursday. Sir...

May 12th, 2016

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ROLE MODEL FREYA GETS DREAM CHANCE
Role Model Freya to attend elite USA centre

Panathlon Role Model Freya Levy has been handed a dream opportunity by Olympic legend Michael Johnson to attend his...

May 5th, 2016

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Addington book London Aquatics Centre place
Addington triumph in Stoke Mandeville thriller

Addington School, from Reading, sealed a dream trip to the London Aquatics Centre by winning a nailbiting Panathlon Swimming...

May 4th, 2016

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Team Panathlon complete London Marathon
Panathlon children inspire our marathon team

Team Panathlon – inspired by thoughts of the children they were running for as they battled bitterly cold conditions...

April 25th, 2016

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Hartlepool are first North-East winners
Hartlepool win opening North-East Finals

Hartlepool, represented by Springwell School, won the first Panathlon Challenge North-East Finals today after a hard-fought competition involving over...

April 22nd, 2016

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Calderdale win first Panathlon Yorkshire final
Calderdale are first Yorkshire champions

Calderdale were today crowned the inaugural Panathlon Challenge Yorkshire champions after winning the county’s multi-sports final at the Energise...

April 21st, 2016

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Ambassador Liz retires from swimming
Ambassador Liz retires from swimming

Panathlon Ambassador and Paralympic swimming champion Liz Johnson today announced her retirement from the sport. Liz, 30, took the...

April 20th, 2016

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London Marathon training hits a peak!
Panathlon runners going the extra (26) miles

Preparations are well under way now for the Panathlon runners taking part in the Virgin London Marathon in a...

April 6th, 2016

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Record Foundation lift for Panathlon
Jack Petchey Foundation boosts Panathlon

The Jack Petchey Foundation, Panathlon’s longest-serving supporter, has announced record new investment into the charity. The Foundation, which has...

March 23rd, 2016

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Hillingdon clinch first West London title
Hillingdon seal first Olympic Park place

The line-up for the Panathlon Challenge’s London finals is complete, after Hillingdon booked their first trip to the Olympic...

March 21st, 2016

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Barking & Dagenham book Olympic Park trip
Barking & Dagenham lift East London title

Barking & Dagenham will be competing at the Olympic Park in June after winning the East London final of...

March 18th, 2016

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St John's are North deaf boccia champions
St John’s win North of England deaf boccia title

The Panathlon deaf programme switched counties to Yorkshire on Thursday as 10 teams took part in the the North...

March 12th, 2016

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A first for Tees Valley!
Tees Valley benefits from aquatic Panathlon

Panathlon’s swimming programme moved to the Tees Valley in the North-East for the first time on Thursday and brought...

March 12th, 2016

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D-Day hits century mark
D-Day hits century mark

The Panathlon deaf programme bandwagon rolled into Birmingham and Liverpool – and left schools and teachers wanting more events...

March 3rd, 2016

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MP Hoey inspired by Panathlon
MP Hoey inspired by Panathlon

Kate Hoey MP first came across the power of Panathlon to change lives when she supported a Panathlon Challenge...

February 25th, 2016

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Exciting developments in Suffolk
More Panathlon chances for Suffolk students

The current academic year is bringing increased Panathlon opportunities for disabled children in Suffolk. Students have participated in boccia,...

February 11th, 2016

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William Bellamy qualify for East Primary Final
William Bellamy reach East Primary Final

William Bellamy School have qualified for the East of England Primary Panathlon Final in April by winning the Barking...

February 8th, 2016

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PANATHLON A MODEL FOR ALL - EFDS
Panathlon a model for all says EFDS chief

Panathlon’s work in providing sporting opportunities for disabled young people should be rolled out throughout the country, according to...

February 5th, 2016

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Panathlon celebrates 20-year anniversary
MP Kate Hoey hosts Panathlon party

Panathlon celebrated its 20th anniversary last night at an event attended by more than 200 people who contributed to...

February 2nd, 2016

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Panathlon 20-Year Anniversary
Panathlon’s 20-year celebration

Panathlon will celebrate its 20th anniversary at the City Hall in London on Monday, February 1. Kate Hoey MP,...

January 26th, 2016

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12 Snappers ride 72 miles through the Cotswolds for the Panathlon charity
Photographers ride to the Cotswolds challenge

Twelve of the country’s top sports photographers have raised over £2,500 for Panathlon by spending a day cycling through...

October 11th, 2015

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Record-breaking figures for Panathlon
Record-breaking numbers for Panathlon

Panathlon continues to break participation records, as latest figures reveal the number of young people involved in our programme grew...

September 23rd, 2015

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Team Panathlon all set for Royal Parks Half
Team Panathlon ready for Royal Parks Half

Team Panathlon is ready to tackle the 2015 Royal Parks Half Marathon, with a 30-strong team set to line up in...

September 9th, 2015

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New film celebrates partnership
New film celebrates Jack Petchey partnership

A new film celebrating the partnership between the Jack Petchey Foundation and Panathlon, which is now in its eleventh...

April 4th, 2015

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Wembley Stadium supports Panathlon
Wembley Stadium supports Panathlon!

Panathlon is delighted to be one of the 11 grants that Wembley National Stadium Trust have made to increase...

September 16th, 2013

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Beyond London 2012 Awards
Panathlon nominated for a Beyond Sport London 2012 Award

A Shortlist of organisations, individuals and programmes that utilised London 2012 to trigger positive change, has been revealed ahead...

July 8th, 2013

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Woodland chip in more support for Panathlon

The Woodland Group, Panathlons’ commercial sponsor, organised a Golf fundraising day at the prestigious Stoke Park on Friday 9th...

June 8th, 2013

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Celebrating 25 years of Running Imp

Panathlon has awarded over 100,000 medals to participants since 1997, every single one supplied by Running Imp in Lincoln...

May 23rd, 2013

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Jack Petchey Foundation extends Panathlon support

The Panathlon Challenge has been providing sporting activities for disabled children since 1999 and the new grant of £80,676...

May 1st, 2013

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