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International Women's Day - Caroline Buckle: From the British Army to Para Powerlifting and Para Rowing!

International Women's Day - Caroline Buckle: From the British Army to Para Powerlifting and Para Rowing!

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Caroline was born in South Yorkshire and joined the army in 1997, serving for 17.5 years. This included included tours across Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan.

In 2008, whilst on operations in Iraq during her second tour there, Caroline began to suffer with depression. On return to active duty, she snapped her Achilles' tendon, which left Caroline with no use of her toes and little to no feeling from her kneecap down.

In 2014, Caroline was medically discharged from the Army. She was introduced to the sports recovery programme through Help for Heroes in 2015, where her journey started in adaptive sports. Read More »

International Women's Day - Ava Brown- Double British Champion- Doncaster BMX Club

International Women's Day - Ava Brown- Double British Champion- Doncaster BMX Club

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Ava Brown is a 15-year-old student studying at Hungerhill School in Doncaster. She started BMX at the age of nine and is now a double BMX British Champion at her age group (2018 & 2019). Read More »

International Women's Day - Get involved in Fencing…

International Women's Day - Get involved in Fencing…

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Get involved in Fencing…

Fencing, fitness and fun for girls and women of all ages and abilities.

Every Saturday 10:00-12:00 at the Dome Leisure Centre. Read More »

International Women's Day - Get involved in Archery…

International Women's Day - Get involved in Archery…

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Get involved in Archery…

Club nights are Monday, Wednesday and Sunday. Read More »

International Women's Day - Get Involved in Cricket....

International Women's Day - Get Involved in Cricket....

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

International Women's Day!

Get involved in Cricket…

Hatfield Town CC are a registered charity with the aim of providing an opportunity for all to participate in cricket and other fitness activities.

They offer Softball Ladies Cricket to female members age 11 upwards and ECB All-stars and Dynamos for ages 4-11. Read More »

International Women’s Day - Get involved in Rugby…

International Women’s Day - Get involved in Rugby…

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

International Women's Day!

Get involved in Rugby…

Thornensians Lionesses have something available for all from fitness classes to touch rugby to full contact rugby, check it out below! Read More »

International Women's Day - Clare Laybourne - International Taekwondo Referee & Scorpion Taekwondo Mexborough

International Women's Day - Clare Laybourne - International Taekwondo Referee & Scorpion Taekwondo Mexborough

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Clare Laybourne: NHS by day, Taekwondo coach by evening, and one of the top Taekwondo referees in the World! Read More »

International Women's Day - Get Involved in Rowing....

International Women's Day - Get Involved in Rowing....

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:00

Doncaster Rowing Club Women's Team row out of Hexthorpe Park in Doncaster; they have a beautiful 3 mile stretch of the River Don, between Sprotborough Lock and Doncaster Lock. Read More »