Murderball takes off in Southampton

Daily Echo:

9:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

Southampton’s wheelchair rugby club are aiming high.

VIDEO: Footgolf - the new sport teeing off near you

Daily Echo:

4:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

Fancy trying a new hobby? The Daily Echo's Liam Garrahan has been along to investigate the growing world of footgolf.

Runners urged to sign up for Marafun

Daily Echo:

10:50am Wednesday 8th October 2014

DISAPPOINTED runners who have missed out on a place at next year’s London Marathon are being urged to consider signing up to take part in Southampton’s very own Marafun events.

Head to the gym on National Fitness Day

Daily Echo: A woman on an exercuise bike in a gym and fitness club

10:01am Monday 22nd September 2014

TWO Southampton gyms will be opening their doors as part of National Fitness Day.

Coach up for ‘hero’ award

Daily Echo:

9:40am Friday 18th July 2014

A Hampshire resident is one of only five people shortlisted in a national competition to find the country’s ‘Most Deserving Sports Hero’.

Large breasts put many women off excercise

Daily Echo: Striders Edge compression sports bra £35 (

12:10pm Monday 23rd June 2014

Nearly one in five women say their breasts stop them participating in physical activity, according to new research.

Plans for city to host half-marathon

Daily Echo: The launch of the Southampton half-marathon

4:00am Wednesday 14th May 2014

Today the Daily Echo can exclusively reveal plans to create a new Olympic-style legacy in the city by launching its first half marathon.

Try Tri - just don't do it on a mountain bike!

Daily Echo: Try Tri - just don't do it on a mountain bike!

10:00am Friday 9th May 2014

IF YOU’RE considering doing a triathlon, here are a few words of advice: Don’t do it on a mountain bike.

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