Profile: Matthew Shannon

Bio Matthew completed a BSc Sport Science degree alongside a range of coaching qualification in sport and football (UEFA B Liscence) having spent many years in the youth development system at TRFC, as both a player and then a coach. On top being a StreetSports Director, Matthew is a keen marathon runner and motivationals speaker. Having developed StreetFeet from his personal passion for running and in turn desire to raise vital funds [...]

 

50 likes away from an Ice Bath

Sports teams (like Man City FC above) and athletes are always looking for the best methods to recover from their gruelling training regimes as quickly as possible. Sports teams often use blend of  massage, stretching sessions, relaxation therapy, steam baths, yoga and swimming to help their players overcome stiffness (sounds pretty good!). But the recovery method which has become the choice (and curse) of the players and athletes in the Olympics is [...]

 

Boxing Fitness for a total all body work out

We offer a range of fitness and health classes but our main group class focuses on Boxing Fitness. Our timetables below outlines our main class for Boxing Fitness – so don’t delay get involved. Boxing Fitness – be part of it Venue Day Time Meet St Marys School Wednesday 6:00pm Meet at the reception of St Marys School, for 5:50pm to start at 6:00pm. Session lasts 1 hour for a 7:00pm finish.*£4 [...]

 

Chester, Cardiff & more...

We hope this finds our readers well?? At Street Sports we pride ourselves as being a highly motivated and genuine group of people that love sport … and love a challenge! We recently threw up a post about Matts intentions for the Hell Runner Up North in Delamere, but as always he is committed to more challenges. Read about all Matts challenges, motivations here.   The next two events are the: [...]

 

 
 
 

Hell Runner with Street Feet

Street Feet Running Club and our Events Team are continual seeking new challenges and adventures! Our newest future conquest is Hell Runner. You can read about Matts endeavours to raise funding for charity and run his socks off all over the World, but as a social enterprise (not for profit) we want to do our bit (more)!! Hell Runner is the latest one to add to the collection, check out [...]

 

Street Feet Running Club

Simply do not miss out on our run for ALL whether its your first run or you have been running for years. Whether you covering 1/2 mile or 7 miles we will support you. Find out more about our team here and Street Feet here. If you have any questions contact us here

 

Street Sports Olympic Trip

Matt & Dave from Street Sports took time out of their busy schedule to visit the Olympic park last week. During their visit they had an opportunity to watch the GB Boxing Team (check out our work in boxing here) perform at the Excel, attend a Hockey match between Belgium & Korea and get inside the spectacular Olympic stadium to watch the Athletics. Trying not to harp on about ‘legacy’ [...]

 

Running Faster, Running Harder with Street Feet

Over the past few months I have received a lot of e-mails from runners, athletes (inc. professional football players) and friends’ asking me what is the Garmin and what does it do.  So let me tell you what it is and how it has helped me.   Three months ago I made a decision that would change my running experience forever, one that would completely change my entire view of [...]

 

Street Feet Running Club Events Team

Street Feet Running Club Events Team Have you ever considered running a 5k? 10k? Half Marathon? Or even a Full Marathon? Well why not join our events team.  Whether you are a Snail (who just wants to complete the race) or road runner (looking to get a PB) our events team want you now!!  Why not join other runners from the group or encourage friends and family to join you? [...]

 

Street Feet Running Club: a helpful option

Due to demand we are pleased to offer an optional service to for our beautiful and healthful Street Feet Running Club runners! Between 6:00pm-6:30pm we will be offering runners the opportunity to weigh themselves. This is totally optional and you can do this yourself or we can record for your use only. We are aware people tend to weigh themselves at every opportunity, but someones reading can be affected by [...]