Iddon blazes a trail for athletic club

Chorley Citizen: Blenheim Palace Triathlon

4:57pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Phil Iddon led the trio of athletes from Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club who chose to support the Central Lancs Grand Prix trail race at Blackleach Country Park in Worsley, completing the five-mile course in 31st position.

Squash quest a family affair for the Massaros

Chorley Citizen:

4:55pm Thursday 25th September 2014

LAURA Massaro may well be a world champion, a double medal winner at the Commonwealth Games and ranked number one in Britain but, at the newly-formed David Lloyd Squash team, she knows her place.

Laura Massaro aiming to be driving force again!

Chorley Citizen:

4:03pm Thursday 18th September 2014

LAURA Massaro is hoping for a smooth journey as she prepares to compete Stateside following a bumpy ride in her last two tournaments.

Veteran cage fighter wins Allstars title in stoppage

Chorley Citizen:

5:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

Veteran cage fighter Dave Dillon brought home the EA Allstars middleweight belt back to Chorley after a first round stoppage saw him take the title.

Euxton girls off to a winning start

Chorley Citizen:

5:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

In their first ever game Euxton Girls U12s North ran out 7-4 winners in a topsy-turvy game on Sunday.

Chorley rugby juniors try out new kit

Chorley Citizen:

4:40pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A JUNIOR rugby league team have celebrated moving up a league with the donation of a new playing kit.

Brave Chorley’s Knockout finals dreams are dashed

Chorley Citizen: Cricket - cxz

4:40pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE dream died for Chorley on Sunday, but only after a brave fight in a richly entertaining game.

Laura Massaro wins Commonwealth silver

Chorley Citizen:

5:40pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

CHORLEY’S Laura Massaro was forced to settle for a silver medal in the women’s squash final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after a dominant display by Malaysian world number one Nicol David.

Chorley CC: Top show is sandwiched by pair of poor performances

Chorley Citizen: MIXED RESULTS: Kieran McCullagh bowls for Chorley

5:52pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

A hectic weekend of action brought cup joy and league woe for Chorley.

Winter Olympic heartache for Chorley's Stacey Kemp

Chorley Citizen: Winter Olympic heartache for Chorley's Stacey

11:50am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Stacey Kemp and David King suffered further heartache in the Winter Olympics as Kemp fell for a second time.

New talent at Chorley Cricket Club

4:11pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Exciting young talent Mohammed Jamal will be Chorley Cricket Club’s professional for the 2014 season.

Grand venue for squash ace Laura Massaro

4:10pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Chorley’s squash ace Laura Massaro has competed at some impressive venues across the world but they do not come much grander than the setting for the Tournament of Champions.

Free football sessions for East Lancs teenagers

Chorley Citizen: David Dunwell, Gary Robinson, Matt Agnew and Callum Foster

2:41pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

TEENAGERS are being given the chance to get their kicks through free football sessions.

Laura Massaro's end of season hope dashed

Chorley Citizen: Laura Massaro's end of season hope dashed

2:53pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

Laura Massaro hopes of finishing the season on a high ended when she was beaten in the quarter finals of the Hong Kong Open.

Stacey Kemp's Winter Olympic dream still alive

Chorley Citizen: Stacey Kemp and David King have lost their British Crown

12:30pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

STACEY Kemp will be going to the Winter Olympics in Sochi even though her eight-year reign as national champion was brought to an abrupt end in Sheffield at the weekend.

Josh Brown wins the title of Chorley's Strongest Man 2013

Chorley Citizen: Winner:  Josh Brown

12:40pm Wednesday 27th November 2013

A young “strong-man” is planning to take on the best after winning the first competition he ever entered.

Trampoline coaching course to be hosted at Springfield

5:04pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

Springfield Park Leisure Centre is hosting a British Gymnastics accredited teachers trampolining course in October and November.

Olympic stars inspire Chorley athletes

5:09pm Wednesday 5th June 2013

Olympic sports stars have been in Chorley helping to train youngsters in a fast growing sport.

Massaro wins British Open squash tournament

Chorley Citizen: Laura Massaro collects the British Open title from Hull City chairman Assem Allam. Photo: squashsite.co.uk

5:38pm Wednesday 29th May 2013

Laura Massaro admitted it was a dream come true after she beat world number 1 Nicol David to win the Allam British Open in Hull yesterday.

Call for Chorley freestyle players

6:17pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013

Chorley-based Freestyle Urban Soccer FC are seeking additional players for their u-10s team for next season to play within the Mid Lanc’s Colts League.

Great start by Chorley athletes

5:08pm Wednesday 15th May 2013

Chorley’s track and field team made a storming start to their 2013 campaign with third place at the first Northern Mens’ and Womens’ league meeting Wigan.

Sir Bradley bids for Giro-Tour double

Chorley Citizen: DOUBLE ASSULT: Bradley Wiggins

4:56pm Wednesday 1st May 2013

Chorley-based cyclist Sir Bradley Wiggins is targeting a classic Giro d’Italia and Tour de France double as he prepares for the Giro start on Saturday.

Easter run on Rivington

5:39pm Wednesday 10th April 2013

The Easter weekend saw the traditional Rivington Pike Race with 16 of Chorley’s runners venturing on to its steep slopes.

No sin bin for Rhinos star Jamie

Chorley Citizen: PRIZE: Dave Lewis and Jamie Jones-Buchanan (Leeds Rhinos) with the Super League Champions’ trophy

5:31pm Wednesday 27th March 2013

An international rugby league star, along with the Super League Champions’ trophy took centre stage at a Leyland church gathering recently.

Karate kids take on champions

5:29pm Wednesday 27th March 2013

Members of Chorley Shukokai Karate competed at the SSKA National Open Kata Championships.




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