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Lancashire's Olympic heroes are guests of honour at Turf Moor

Lancashire Telegraph: Gold medal-winning cyclist Steven Burke greets the crowds

9:12am Monday 20th August 2012

EAST Lancashire's top Olympic heroes were given a rousing reception by thousands of football fans when they walked on to the pitch at Turf Moor.

Call for parade of East Lancs Olympic stars

Lancashire Telegraph: Gold medal winner Steven Burke

1:00pm Tuesday 14th August 2012

EAST Lancashire’s civic leaders have spoken of their pride in the area’s Olympians, and their hopes of a “lasting human legacy”.

Schofield: Canoe craze is here to stay

3:10pm Monday 13th August 2012

ETON Dorney has been the place to be at these Olympics if British medals are what you crave.

Schofield's Olympic joy follows 'worst ever day'

12:10pm Monday 13th August 2012

SAWLEY’S Jon Schofield bounced back from what he described as the worst day of his career to snatch bronze in the K2 200m Olympic final on Saturday.

Schofield paddles to bronze and admits: 'I didn't think we would make it!'

1:43pm Sunday 12th August 2012

SAWLEY'S Jon Schofield and partner Liam Heath have won bronze in the Olympic Kayak K2 200m men's sprint.

Best yet to come from Schofield

8:00am Saturday 11th August 2012

JON Schofield might have eased into today’s K2 200m final, but the kayaker had some more bad news for his rivals – insisting he was only just getting started.

Clitheroe ace Schofield through to Olympic canoe sprint final

Lancashire Telegraph: paddle power  Jonnie Schofield (right) partners Liam Heath in the K2 200m qualifying round this morning as they look to take their first steps towards Olympics gold

11:00am Friday 10th August 2012

CLITHEROE canoe sprinter Jon Schofield and his crewmate Liam Heath have progressed to tomorrow's Olympic final in the K2 200m after finishing second in their semi-final this afternoon.

Schofield ready to be golden boy

Lancashire Telegraph: paddle power  Jonnie Schofield (right) partners Liam Heath in the K2 200m qualifying round this morning as they look to take their first steps towards Olympics gold

8:55am Friday 10th August 2012

CANOE sprinter Jon Schofield insists he will leave everything out on the water when he and crewmate Liam Heath begin their Olympic campaign in the K2 200m today.

Schofield has his eye on canoe gold medal

Lancashire Telegraph: Jon Schofield and Liam Heath in their double kayak

2:51pm Thursday 9th August 2012

The lure of Olympic gold is the driving force for Britain's canoe sprinters, medal hopeful Liam Heath said today.

Schofield aims to make a splash

Lancashire Telegraph: Jon Schofield during his wild water racing days

1:51pm Tuesday 17th July 2012

SAWLEY’S Jon Schofield is the wild man turned speed merchant.

Schofield has come a long way since scouts

Lancashire Telegraph: Schofield is one of Britain's top medal hopes

11:20pm Saturday 7th July 2012

WHEN Jon Schofield first climbed in to a canoe as a cub scout he only had one aim – to stay upright and earn his water activity badge.

East Lancashire's Olympic dynamic dozen

Lancashire Telegraph: POLE VAULT: Top medal hope Holly Bleasdale

4:31pm Wednesday 4th July 2012

The biggest sporting event event is just 23 days away – and East Lancashire will have 12 stars taking place at the Greatest Show on Earth. Here ANDY CRYER takes a look at the local heroes...

Schofield's delight after Olympic selection

10:50am Saturday 16th June 2012

Sawley canoe star Jon Schofield has spoke of his delight after being officially picked by Team GB in the flat-water Canoe Sprint at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Schofield selected for Olympic canoe team

Lancashire Telegraph: Canoe Sprint Team GB members Liam Heath (left) and Jon Schofield, who will compete in the K2 200m

2:55pm Thursday 14th June 2012

East Lancashire's Jonathan Schofield is among the nine athletes selected by the British Olympic Association to represent Team GB in the flat-water Canoe Sprint at London 2012.

Schofield takes relay gold as Britain triumph at Sprint World Cup

Lancashire Telegraph: PADDLE POWER Jon Schofield (right) and his partner Liam Heath

12:52pm Monday 28th May 2012

CLITHEROE’S Jon Schofield claimed gold at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg after a superb display in the team relay.

Silver lining for sprint ace Jon at World Cup

8:55am Monday 28th May 2012

CLITHEROE’S Jon Schofield and Liam Heath picked up a silver medal in the second round of the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg.

Schofield eyes up German joy

9:33am Friday 25th May 2012

SAWLEY’s Jon Schofield will look to raise the Olympic stakes over the next few days as he bids to build on a stunning start to the season.

Olympic progress

1:10pm Tuesday 22nd May 2012

Clitheroe sprint canoeist has a golden target

Lancashire Telegraph: TARGET Jon Schofield

11:37am Tuesday 16th August 2011

CLITHEROE sprint canoeist Jon Schofield may have bagged his second consecutive European gold medal earlier this year but he believes this month’s World Championships will show where he will measure up at the London 2012 Olympics.

Ribble Valley's Jon Schofield paddles to Euro gold

Lancashire Telegraph: PADDLE POWER Jon Schofield (right) and his partner Liam Heath

2:39pm Monday 20th June 2011

SAWLEY canoeist Jon Schofield and his partner Liam Heath retained their crown at the European Championships in Belgrade yesterday.

Jonnie paddles to kayak glory

Lancashire Telegraph: JONNIE BE GOOD: Jonnie Schofield with Liam Heath after winning the K2 200m sprint in Nottingham

10:17am Tuesday 20th April 2010

OLYMPIC hopeful Jonnie Schofield got off to a winning start at the first national regatta of the year.

Schofield looks for Euro gold

10:45am Wednesday 27th June 2007

JONNY Schofield will be hitting the rapids again in a bid to clinch gold in the European Championships this weekend.

Budding stars get cash help

12:00pm Wednesday 31st March 2004

RIBBLE Valley's mayor has paid tribute to the borough's budding sports stars - and said they should be very proud of their parents too!

Jonnie's a wild rower!

12:00pm Tuesday 23rd March 2004

Jonnie Schofield has confirmed his place among the elite of British wild water racing and now he is looking to do it at world level.



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