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Joe Truman

Meet The Athlete: Team GB Track Cyclist Joe Truman

We are delighted to introduce to you Joe Truman, a Great British track cyclist who burst onto the scene in 2016, winning gold at the Track Cycling World Cup and silver 2 years on at the Commonwealth games. Joe has spent the last few years living in Japan plying his trade at the same Keirin school as Sir Chris Hoy. He will be one to keep an eye on during the 2021 Olympics. You can find Joe on Instagram or

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How urban sports can help level the playing field  

This week Sportside were delighted to join Active London 2020, the capital’s only conference ‘dedicated to grassroots physical activity and sport in London’ organised by London Sport. London Sport’s mission statement is to make the city the most physically active in the world. With support from Sport England and the Mayor of London it works with local authorities to help Londoners get more active and, as a result, more healthy.  And the Active London conference is key to that mission.

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