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Zoe wins Bronze

Zoe wins Bronze

She is known as Britain’s strongest schoolgirl. On Wednesday, Zoe Smith showed exactly why as she snatched and clean-and-jerked more than three times her own body weight to become the first Englishwoman to win a Commonwealth Games weightlifting medal.

The Mountain Within: BBC coverage

The Mountain Within: BBC coverage

Climb to ‘the roof’ of Africa A British team of non-disabled and disabled climbers has become what is believed to be the first multi-ability group to reach the summit of Africa’s highest peak: Mount Kilimanjaro. Altitude sickness and exhaustion prevented only a few of them from reaching the summit, which is 19340ft (5895m) above sea […]