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London Marathon

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

April 24th, 2017


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


North East Deaf / HI Boccia Competition

Percy Hedley School hosted the first ever Deaf and Hearing Impaired Sports Day, where 14 teams from across the...

November 28th, 2016


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


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...

November 23rd, 2016


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 are...

October 26th, 2016


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


2016 London Final film at the Copper Box Arena

After 16 qualifying competitions, over 200 competitors from eight London Boroughs met at the Copper Box Arena, within the...

August 1st, 2016


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


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


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


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


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


Brandon breaks two records in Essex semi

A student from Beacon Hill School in Thurrock today shattered two national Panathlon records to help his school book...

May 9th, 2016


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


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


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


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


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


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


Children of Courage Awards

Three Panathletes were awarded “Children of Courage” Awards last night in a major ceremony at a Park Lane Hotel...

April 15th, 2016


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


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


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


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


St. Helens do the double in Merseyside

St. Helens have won Merseyside’s primary and secondary Panathlon multi-sport competitions at Greenbank Sports Academy this month. First they...

March 18th, 2016


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


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


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


Sights set on Copper Box as London semis kick off

A shot at Olympic Park glory is the goal for over 600 disabled young people from across the capital as...

February 29th, 2016


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


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


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


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


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


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


London 2012 GB Wheelchair Rugby captain above competing for Team Panathlon
Steve Brown is latest Panathlon Patron

Steve Brown, the Great Britain wheelchair rugby captain at the London 2012 Olympics, has today been appointed our latest...

January 5th, 2016


Outstanding achievers shortlist announced

Twelve inspirational teenagers have been shortlisted for Panathlon awards in recognition of their achievements over the last 12 months. Seven...

October 21st, 2015


Royal Parks success for Team Panathlon

Panathlon has received a fantastic boost from 27 dedicated fundraisers who ran 13.1 miles around central London in the Royal Parks...

October 11th, 2015


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


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


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


New film from 2015 London final

In June the Copper Box Arena in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park played host to the highlight of the...

September 4th, 2015


Paralympians and Olympians among 19-strong team who did Panathlon proud at the 2015 London Triathlon
Team Panathlon pride at London Triathlon

Team Panathlon was out in force at the AJ Bell London Triathlon this weekend, as 19 participants did the charity proud...

August 9th, 2015