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SportsTALK: Pre-season derby

17:15 Thu 24 Jul 2014

This week's SportsTALK reviews pre-season action at York Road as Maidenhead United welcomed Slough Town.

The Magpies' new main stand was opened for the first time as Johnson Hipployte's main side got the better of a surprisingly spirited Rebels Side.

Dan caught up with Drax and Neil Baker after the game to find out their thoughs about how the teams have


11:15 Thu 24 Jul 2014
Morgan Lake Morgan Lake vindicated her decision not to compete in the Commonwealth Games by winning gold in the heptathlon at the Junior World Championships in Oregon yesterday (Wednesday). Lake, a member of Windsor Slough Eton &
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10:02 Wed 23 Jul 2014
Morgan Lake Morgan Lake broke her own British junior high jump record by one centimetre after scaling 1.94 metres at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon. Lake, who trains at the Windsor, Slough, Eton
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09:00 Fri 18 Jul 2014
Taylor Campbell WindsorEton Slough & Hounslow Athletic Club (WSEH) throwers dominated at the English Schools Championships in Birmingham this weekend, with four podium places. Taylor Campbell grabbed the headlines with a magnificent victory in the senior boys
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07:30 Thu 24 Jul 2014
Captain Barry Middleton celebrates with head coach Bobby Crutchley. Pic credit:Ady Kerry. Team England athletes from Maidenhead, Marlow and the surrounding area all have genuine medal aspirations at the Commonwealth Games which starts today (Thursday). Local sportsmen and women will compete for their country in hockey, athletics,
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10:00 Sun 20 Jul 2014
Lawrence Clarke clocked 13.33secs in the 110m hurdles. With a four year countdown to the Commonwealth Games almost complete, Windsor Slough Eton and Hounslow Athletic Club's sprint hurdler Lawrence Clarke is out to ensure an off-colour performance at the Sainsbury's Glasgow Grand Prix
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18:20 Wed 02 Jul 2014
Morgan Lake at the British Championships in Birmingham. Tenage star Morgan Lake insists the Commonwealth Games are now in her sights after the heptathlete recorded a new personal best (pb) in the long jump at the Sainsbury's British Championships. But in a star-studded
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18:14 Sat 26 Jul 2014
Adrian Clifton FC United of Manchester sent their boisterous supporters home happy after lifting the Chauntry Cup with a 3-0 win at Maidenhead United. Second half goals from Connor Bower, and two from Greg Daniels, saw the
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08:30 Sat 05 Jul 2014
Maidenhead RFC head coach Allan Greene MAIDENHEAD RFC Maidenhead RFC head coach Allan Greene has stressed the importance of getting off to a good start when his side kick the season off with two Berkshire derbies in September. Greene said the
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08:51 Tue 29 Jul 2014
Arslan Yaseen celebrates reaching 150 for Littlewick Green against Taplow on Saturday. All-rounder Arslan Yaseen produced a memorable man-of-the-match performance to earn Littlewick Green a last-gasp victory over title-chasing Taplow with five deliveries remaining. The middle order batsmen and seamer bowler hit an impressive 157 batting at
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15:57 Tue 29 Jul 2014
Jack Beaumont (wearing cap) won a bronze medal at the Under 23 World Championships A bronze medal was won by a rower from Maidenhead who competed in the 2014 World Rowing Under 23 Championships while representing Great Britain. Jack Beaumont took the third spot in the men's double sculls
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15:00 Thu 19 Jun 2014
Kate Richardson-Walsh consoles keeper Maddie Hinch. Photo Ady Kerry Maidenhead resident Kate Richardson-Walsh said she's pretty confident her decision to retire from the game wasn't behind England's poor performance at the World Cup. England finished their campaign with a 2-1 penalty shots victory over
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17:15 Thu 24 Jul 2014
Maidenhead Unted's Reece Tison-Lascaris challenges Slough Town's Reece Yorke at York Road on Saturday This week's SportsTALK reviews pre-season action at York Road as Maidenhead United welcomed Slough Town. The Magpies' new main stand was opened for the first time as Johnson Hipployte's main side got the better of
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Races across Berkshire in 2012


Queen Mother Reservoir 5k/10k Series - May 15, June 19 & July 17, 7.30pm.

 

Tuesday evening race series. Popular with club and novice runners. Choose either 10km or 5km. Run around the Queen Mother Reservoir in Datchet. Flat course. Prizes for the individual race winners and overall race series. Toilets, changing and refreshments in Datchet Water Sailing Club. Entries on day unless limit is reached beforehand. All sponsorship money raised to go to WaterAid.

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Link Foundation Maidenhead Relay Marathon - June 3, 2.00pm.

All you need is a team of up to 10 people who can manage the 2.62 mile distance. Finale to carnival weekend in Maidenhead. Prizes for overall winning team as well as winning team in different categories as well as for team raising the most sponsorship money.

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Charvil 5k Fun Run and Walk - June 17 2012, 10.30am.

Brand new run utilises a mixture of trails and footpaths as it meanders around Charvil Country Park and the surrounding countryside. All sponsorship money raised will go to Daisy's Dream. Prize of £100 voucher for first male and female runner to cross the finishing line.

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Down Tow Up Flow Half Marathon - July 22, 10.00am.

Flat, multi-terrain, point-to-point half marathon along the Thames towpath. Starting in Windsor and finishing in Marlow, taking in Maidenhead, Cookham and Bourne End along the way. Can park at the finish in Marlow and take the coach provided to the start - once you've finished the race your car will be there waiting for you. No entries on the day and entries accepted until July 14.

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Pharmalink Maidenhead Half Marathon - September 16, 09.30am.

Flat, fast, traffic free road course. Route starts and finishes in Maidenhead town centre. Local businesses will be offering coffee, lunch and general shopping. Runners in the 2011 inaugural race keep their race number for the future of the race. Once they have run the race five times their number will change to gold indicate their achievement to all.

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Reading O2O 10k - September 30, 9am. This flat race route embraces Reading's waterways for much of the distance. Great spectator-friendly start and finish by the river, with refreshments available. Plenty of free car parking. The race has a history of selling out so enter early to avoid disappointment. The benefiting charity is NSPCC's Childline.

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Grand Union Canal Half Marathon - November 11, 10.00am. Point-to-point race from Cowley Recreation Ground, Uxbridge along the Grand Union Canal to Cassiobury Park, Watford. Flat, scenic, unusual, multi-terrain course. Traffic-free apart from one minor road crossing. Choose to leave your car at the finish and use the bus to get to the start - your car will then be waiting for you when you've finished. Book and pay for your seat on the bus when you register.

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