With many athletes now into a strong bank of winter training with weather getting tougher, below is a snap shot of this weeks successes showcasing that your fellow athletes are in competition mode and delivering successes, whether you are training or competing you are all one team, work hard and strive for success. We are here to support you on that journey.
Kieran Owens (aged 15) in wakeboarding wins European Championships bronze medal. AWESOME!
Sarah Leiter (aged 27) in goal ball wins National ‘Women of the Future’ Award. BRILLIANT!
- Full article via this external link http://www.cambridgeindependent.co.uk/sport/sarah-leiter-wins-prestigious-women-of-the-future-award-1-5290581
Holy Dunford (aged 18) wins SportsAid National ‘One To Watch Award’. CHAMPION!
- Holy wins an award that has previosuly been won by Tom Daley and Ellie Simmons, Holy explained “The GLL Sport Foundation and SportsAid help has been great, paying for kit, petrol and lots of things. I wouldnt have been where I am now without them”.
- Full article via this external link https://www.britishrowing.org/2017/11/rower-holly-dunford-wins-sportsaid-one-to-watch-award-for-2017/
James McGivern (aged 18) in boxing wins Ulster National Boxing Title. DESTROYER!
- James explained the impact of the programme “Massive thanks to everyone who supported and had me in their thoughts. Also @gllsf for their continued support alongside @Better_NI couldn’t do this without you”.
Chris Gregory (aged 28) and Jake Sheaf (aged 27) in beach volleyball secure Commonwealth Games 2018 – Gold Coast selection. EXCELLENT!
- Full article via this external link http://www.weareengland.org/home/news/team-england-announces-beach-volleyball-pairs-selected-for-2018-commonwealth-games?returnlink=home/news%3fsitesectionid%3d115%26sitesectiontitle%3dNews#0VsVjGZdTVw6uP03.97
Alexandra Snowdon (aged 10) and her partner in ice skating wins GB bronze medal at European Competition. FABULOUS!
Zoe Harrison (aged 18) in rugby union, makes her senior England debut in test series against Canada. GRITTY!
- Full article via this external link http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42125844
Lucy Shuker (aged 37) in wheelchair tennis is this week competing at the Wheelchair Tennis Masters. HIGH FIVE!
- Watch the action via this external link http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/42144207