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Path to Paris – Whitchurch(Shropshire) Hockey Club has made it to Rio, Brazil

Fantastic! You have flown 13521 km across the world to reach Rio in Brazil.

Did you know?

Brazil was the first South American country to host the Games, in 2016. The Brazilian team was successful for the first time in the Olympic sports of football, volleyball and boxing. Brazil has incredible beaches, the perfect place for a game of Beach Volleyball

Help suppport the club

To celebrate the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024, we are inviting you to get active and embark on a virtual journey with Path to Paris, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s free programme for children, families and club.

Register any activities that you do to help the club progress whether it be activities at school, playing sport or even walking the dog.

Use the below link to register activities

https://www.getset.co.uk/app/log-activity

Your team name is WHITCHURCH (SHROPSHIRE) HOCKEY CLUB
Your Unique Pin is 2100

Path to Paris – Whitchurch(Shropshire) Hockey Club has made it to Sydney, Australia

Stupendous! You crossed 7826 km of southern seas to reach Sydney in Australia.

Did you know?

Australians are highly successful at Olympic and Paralympic water sports. They have won more medals for swimming than any other sport but have also won medals for sailing, rowing and water polo. Triathlon, which includes swimming, cycling and running, was introduced to the Olympics in Sydney in 2000.

Help suppport the club

To celebrate the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024, we are inviting you to get active and embark on a virtual journey with Path to Paris, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s free programme for children, families and club.

Register any activities that you do to help the club progress whether it be activities at school, playing sport or even walking the dog.

Use the below link to register activities

https://www.getset.co.uk/app/log-activity

Your team name is WHITCHURCH (SHROPSHIRE) HOCKEY CLUB
Your Unique Pin is 2100

Path to Paris – Whitchurch(Shropshire) Hockey Club has made it to Tokyo, Japan

Tremendous! You have travelled 3000 km to Tokyo in Japan.

Did you know?

Judo is a martial art and was created in Japan in 1882. It is one of four martial arts that will appear in the Paris 2024 Games. Judo and taekwondo are both Paralympic and Olympic sports whilst wrestling and boxing are just Olympic sports.

To celebrate the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024, we are inviting you to get active and embark on a virtual journey with Path to Paris, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s free programme for children, families and club.

Register any activities that you do to help the club progress whether it be activities at school, playing sport or even walking the dog.

Use the below link to register activities

https://www.getset.co.uk/app/log-activity

Your team name is WHITCHURCH (SHROPSHIRE) HOCKEY CLUB
Your Unique Pin is 2100

Path to Paris – Whitchurch(Shropshire) Hockey Club has made it to Beijing, China

Unbelievable! You have reached Beijing in China. Voyaging an incredible 7542 km has brought you to Asia!

Did you know?

Table Tennis was invented in England in 1880. It appeared in the first Paralympic Games in 1960 but did not become an Olympic sport until 1988. China tops the Olympic and Paralympic table tennis medal table, but ParalympicsGB have also won an amazing 104 table tennis medals.

To celebrate the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024, we are inviting you to get active and embark on a virtual journey with Path to Paris, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s free programme for children, families and club.

Register any activities that you do to help the club progress whether it be activities at school, playing sport or even walking the dog.

Use the below link to register activities

https://www.getset.co.uk/app/log-activity

Your team name is WHITCHURCH (SHROPSHIRE) HOCKEY CLUB
Your Unique Pin is 2100