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Athletics Open to all – not just London!

Close up photo of a guide in yellow and a junior runner in a red Metroteeshirt holding a tether and running on the track at an Athletics Open in the Sun Text Says Athletics Open is back - 11 June 2022 Join us for a Fun Day: For more info Call 07966 260089.

Our Athletic Open on 11 June 2022 at the Mile End Stadium is open to all the UK! Hurry Limited subsidised accommodation left! Join us for a fun day for all the family!

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Leeds VI Tennis Tournament enter until Sat 21 May!

Image banner with photos of tennis player returnng the ball and tennis players and volunteers shaking hands over the net at a tournament

Leeds Visually Impaired Regional Tournament, Leeds – 4th/5th June – John Charles Centre for Sport, Withdrawal date: 28th May

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Cricket: Devils Edge Twenty, Yes 20! Wicket Thriller

Metro Devils cricket team photo smiling in the sun

With the home skipper laying on very pleasant warm sunshine for the enjoyment of the visiting crowd while also displaying vision and innovation in captaincy to match that of the newly appointed England test coach, this was set to be a great game from the start… Match report by Paul Toplis

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Cricket: Hat Trick?; Historic Hat Trick

Group photo of the Metro Cricket team smiling with their 2019 BBS cup trophy and medals

Metro vs Somerset –  7 May 2022 Sadly no; and the keeper is beaten by the pace of the delivery which almost reaches the boundary allowing Somerset to take two byes. In fairness it was probably only the scorer, informed by their computer, who knew Kathryn was facing a hat trick ball from Mo. In … Continue reading Cricket: Hat Trick?; Historic Hat Trick

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Athletics Open is back – Sat 11 June 2022!

Photo of a track event with multiple runners and guides running towards and past the camera from the left with the stadiums grass field area blurred in the background. Text Says Athletics Open is back - 11 june 2022 Join us for a Fun Day: For more info call 07966 260089.

Now in its 44th year, Metro Blind Sport will be welcoming athletes of all ages and experience, throughout the UK to join us in London for our annual competition.

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