Tagged as: GB

Mari Durward-Akhurst & Rafael Rhys Pollitt September Athletes of the Month

September is the end or the beginning of the season in many sports and there have been plenty of fantastic athlete successes this month. We are delighted to announce that our September athletes of the month are Mari Durward-Akhurst (Para Equestrian) and Rafael Rhys Pollitt (Fencing). Both athletes have had

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Team GB win the U23 Men’s Wheelchair Basketball World Championships

History was made in Toronto as the GB junior men claim gold at the U23 World Championships 2017. Two GLL Sport Foundation supported athletes were part of the winning team; Ben Fox (Swindon) and Jack Perry (Cambridge). In what was a dramatic gold medal game against Turkey, the GB men

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GB Pentathlete Charlotte Follett places 11th at the Hungarian Indoor

Pentathlon GB sent out a strong squad to the Hungarian Indoor with fellow GB athlete Kerenza Bryson finished in 8th place, closely followed by GLL Sport Foundation supported athlete Charlotte Follett in 11th place, and Georgia Hannen and Georgia Pipes in 21st and 31st respectively. The competition was held over

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Peter Vincent cemented his place as GB Heavyweight Number 1 following the British Championships

Angmering’s Peter Vincent cemented his place as GB Heavyweight Number 1 following the British Championships held at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. A silver medal earned him 150 ranking points to end the year in the top spot in the over 100Kg category. Peter led off with a

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GSF Athletes fantastic addition to I Am Team GB Open Days

The nation’s biggest sports day took part on Saturday 27th August across 2,500 venues throughout the UK, with 29 being held at Better Centres. GLL linked with Join In, ITV, The National Lottery and the British Olympic Association to become a key supporter to the National campaign ‘I am Team GB’ focussed on getting

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