09 May 2021
A classroom assistant is to take on the challenge of a lifetime as part of a charity relay swim of the English Channel in June.
27 March 2021
The cash injection will add more facilities to the community and activity village, as part of a government initiative to transform Newark.
03 February 2021
A list of people with sporting connections to the town has been compiled as suggestions for road names at the build on land off Bowbridge Road.
31 December 2020
In a year dominated by restrictions & isolation, the rare moments of sport have reminded people of the importance it plays both mentally & physically.
23 November 2020
A support worker has asked a leisure centre to be more understanding with special needs customers following issues during swimming sessions.
09 October 2020
A keen swimmer has set her sights on completing a length of the English Channel by the time she turns 55.
06 October 2020
Andy Hardy, community projects manager at the district council, said the climbing wall would be of an Olympic and international standard.
05 October 2020
Newark Sports Association is carrying out the review so it can focus of what the community needs.
29 September 2020
More than 140 lesson plans have been rewritten with slight changes to the usual format of classes.
23 August 2020
A secondary school has hosted its first virtual sports day in a bid to boost morale as the government continues to loosen sporting restrictions.
12 December 2019
The Newark and Sherwood Sports Awards were held over three days, celebrating the achievements of the district’s best sports stars.
29 September 2019
Sally Hughes, from Elston, and five of her friends, have joined an elite group of swimmers to complete a lap of the English Channel.
14 April 2019
Swimmers at a private pool will take to the water for 24 hours to raise money for a children’s charity.
13 December 2018
Tributes were paid at the 13th edition of the Newark and Sherwood Sports Awards as four sportspeople were enrolled to the Roll of Honour.
16 February 2018
Brothers Toby and Jamie Love were in excellent form for Newark Swimming Club in the first Sports Centre League gala of the year.
23 January 2018
Freestyle swimmer Jessica Reed claimed two first places as Newark Swimming Club enjoyed good results at the Nottinghamshire ASA County Championships.
28 June 2016
An open water swimmer became a world record holder after taking part in a relay across one of the world’s toughest seas — twice.
08 June 2016
Two representatives from Newark Swimming Club secured personal best times at the East Midlands ASA Regional Championships.
22 March 2016
A record number of swimmers took part in the final Newark Swimming Club age groups championships at the Grove Leisure Centre, Balderton, at the weekend.
23 January 2014
A former rugby player proved he has thick skin after becoming only the 68th person in the world to officially complete a mile of swimming in near-freezing water.