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GSF AWARDS 2022

1,452 talented young athletes from England, Wales and Northern Ireland will benefit from a cumulative £700,000 worth of free memberships for sports venues and leisure centres, cash bursaries and other athlete services - thanks to leisure charitable social enterprise, GLL GLL manages 260 sports venues, leisure centres, gyms and pools under the ‘Better’ brand in partnership with nearly 50 local…
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SUPPORTING TODAY’S AND TOMORROW’S SPORTS STARS

Ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics and Birmingham’s Commonwealth Games, applications now open for athlete support in 2022/23 – from winter sports to swimming to track and field. Talented athletes from across 65 areas of the UK are invited to apply for training support under the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) Awards programme. Better Leisure customers'…
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Supported Athletes Named on New Years Honours list

The 2022 New Year’s honours list saw a host of GSF supported athletes awarded.  A total of 12 past and present GSF athletes have been awarded OBE’s and MBE’s. The honours highlight the success of athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympics and their work outside of sport.   Tom Daley received an OBE…
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GLL SPORT FOUNDATION RETURNS TO SUPPORT UK’S FUTURE ATHLETIC HEROES

GLL Sport Foundation Applications Open 20th December 2021   GLL – the UK’s largest charitable leisure social enterprise - is set to assist more than three thousand athletes, through its athlete support programme, the GLL Sport Foundation. Applications are open until 20th February 2022. The GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) supports athletes across 65 areas of…
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GLL celebrates Tokyo 2020 successes with the UK’s Largest Independent Athlete Support Programme

As celebrations continue to mark athlete successes at the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Teams, the GLL Sport Foundation has been proudly counting the impact of their athlete support programme.   The GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) is the UK’s largest independent athlete support programme and had an impressive group of ninety nine athletes competing at the…
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GSF supports 36 talented athletes heading to Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Multiple Paralympic medallists Ellie Simmonds, Stephanie Millward and Michael McKillop head list of 36 Tokyo-bound Paralympians who have been supported by the UK’s largest independent athlete programme - the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF). The GSF is the brain-child of GLL, the largest UK-based charitable social enterprise delivering sport, leisure, culture, health and community facilities. 3,000…
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Supporting Athletes Across The UK To Reach Their Potential And Achieve Success

The success of the GLL Sport Foundation is supported by our partnerships with local authorities, sponsors, SportsAid and National Governing Bodies. Its our ambition to bridge the gap in sports inequalities and support today and tomorrows athletes.

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SUPPORT

We support 3100+ athletes per annum across the UK.
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DEVELOP

We support athlete development with a complete support package including financial, training memberships and sport science.
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ACHIEVE

We aspire to enable supported athletes to achieve success, and use them to inspire the next generation of athletes and our wider communities.