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  • Athletes across UK to benefit from £1.2m funding

    Ground breaking GLL Sport Foundation from Social Enterprise GLL keeps sporting dreams alive as young athletes including Joe Choong and Stephanie Millward head list of sporting talent receiving training awards   2,978  talented young athletes from across the UK - including Modern Pentathlete Joe Choong  and Paralympic Swimmer Stephanie Millward - will benefit from a cumulative…
  • Back to Business

    The last month has been back to business for athletes, with a number of competitions taking place in a variety of different formats across sports. There has been no shortage of GSF representation either, with at least 10 athletes involved.   Lucy Charles-Barclay On the 27th of March 2021 our very own London Aquatics Centre…
  • GSF’s Anna Hursey is Tackling Climate Change

    Recently our very own Anna Hursey has been in the spotlight for her involvement with the USA's aims to tackle climate change. Usually Anna is making headlines for her Table Tennis talents, most notably being the youngest ever athlete to be selected for a Commonwealth Games in 2018. Joe Biden made it clear climate change…
  • Better Stories

    Our Athletes have been Telling their Story Last Month saw the launch of the Better Stories podcast. Which profiles the diverse individuals that make up GLL's Better Community.  From elite athletes aiming for the Olympics, to community fundraisers and those who have overcome huge personal challenges to reach their goals.    The programme launched with the…
  • Athlete Achievements – February/March 2020

    We take a look back at some of the achievements our athletes that are supported by GLL Sport Foundation have attained over recent weeks as we look to celebrate their hard work and fantastic achievements. We start with a great story from Bethan Lishman who competed at the British Masters Indoor Track & Field and…
  • Athlete Achievements – January 2020

    As the first month of 2020 has flown by we have a look back at the January competitions to see how our GSF athletes have done! Competitions this month included Multi Sports - Winter Youth Olympics, Wheelchair Tennis Competition, The British Diving Championships and the Netball Nations Cup. The 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games was…
  • Athlete Achievements – Nov/Dec 2019

    As we enter a new decade, here are a few athlete achievements that deserves recognition for their great work in the months of November and December in 2019. Firstly, congratulations to Caitlin Maytham who won Gold on 1m at South East Regional schools competition and qualifies for national schools competition on 8th December. Vanessa Lemer…
  • Suzie Cave

    WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO – NEVER FORGET WE ALL MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE TO PEOPLE Suzie Cave represented Team GB in the Triathle World Championships in St Petersburg, Florida and achieved her best results to date. With this being her first year doing triathle, Suzie never expected to qualify so to get to…
  • GSF Athletes on British Diving World Class Programme

    British Swimming has announced the 22 athletes that have been selected for their British Diving World Class Programme for the 2019/20 season and we are proud to announce 12 of them are GLL Sport Foundation athletes. Athletes on the World Class Programme are eligible to receive training camp and competition opportunities throughout the selected season,…
  • Athlete Achievements – September / October 2019

    As the year draws close to an end, our supported athletes have been working hard across the country to make 2019 a year full of success. Never failing to be inspirations for all, here are a few that deserves a shout out for their great work in the September / October months. Billy Birchmore proved…