Blog - Sport
The Athlete Lockdown Lowdown
11th November 2020
Catch up with the Lockdown Lowdown of Top Athletes.
I've turned my living room into a Gym!
21st August 2020
National Lottery funded athlete Ali Jawad has been working out in his living room in lockdown, using the Games’ postponement to bolster his bid for a maiden gold medal. We catch up with him on his Track To Tokyo
Track to Tokyo - The ones to watch
22nd July 2020
To celebrate one year to go (again) until the Tokyo Games, we teamed up with UK Sport to introduce you to our 21 athletes you should be keeping an eye on in a year's time.
⭐ Wall of Fame- Athlete Edition ⭐
22nd July 2020
This week we get the 'lockdown lowdown' on three Olympic and Paralympic athletes...
Shooting hoops with the Wolves
20th July 2020
Jim O’Brien's life has been transformed by membership of the North West Wolves Basketball Club
5 things to do at home this week (26/05/2020)
26th May 2020
In this edition, we become at home actors, explore another gallery from our living room, Redesign London transport, work out with Sport NI, and join Into film for a mega movie night!
Beating depression to the punch
20th January 2020
The National Lottery is helping a boxing academy deliver schemes that benefit both physical and mental health
On a roll with Lily Rice
14th January 2020
WCMX champion Lily Rice honed her skills at a National Lottery-funded skate park in Haverfordwest
Welsh women don't hold their punches
19th December 2019
Gemma Price's all-women group Boxing Pretty is a hit with women of all ages at this Cardiff boxing club
Where are they now - Catching up with Sheffield Steelkings
13th November 2019
Ahead of The National Lottery Awards, we catch up with some of last year’s winning projects to see how life has been since their victory a year ago. Today, it’s the turn of Sheffield Steelkings, and Jake Oakley, their club chairman.
5 National Lottery funded apps that are helping the UK & Northern Ireland
11th November 2019
In this blog, we list 5 National Lottery funded apps that you can download to your devices today.
- Things to do
- Arts, culture and film
- Communities and Charity
- Top tips for projects
- Young People
- 25th Birthday Stories
- National Lottery Champions - Community
- National Lottery Champions Art
- National Lottery Champions - Heritage
- National Lottery Champions - Sport