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  • Better Staff and Customers to Help Raise £500K for Sport Relief

    Better – the brand providing the UK’s largest network of public gyms and leisure centres – has announced some of the ways it will partner with its customer members to help them walk, run, swim and cycle themselves proud while fundraising £500,000 for Sport Relief. Since November, when Better became the official health and fitness…

  • GLL launches athlete support programme in Belfast

    On Monday 14th December 2015, the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise GLL launched its athlete support programme the ‘GLL Sport Foundation’ (GSF) at Belfast City Council’s annual Sports Development Conference. This programme will complement and work in partnership with the existing athlete support framework that operates across Belfast to support athletes across the city…

  • £11 Million Tadworth Leisure & Community Centre Opens on Monday 5th October

    The £11 million new Tadworth Leisure & Community Centre will open its doors to the public for the first time at 6.45am on Monday 5 October 2015, providing fantastic, modern leisure and community facilities for the local community. The new state-of-the-art facility features a 25 metre, six-lane swimming pool, a teaching pool, fitness gym with…

  • Lucy Charles & Reece Barclay

    We both used to be elite level swimmers until 2 years ago; this was when we decided to make the spontaneous ‘transition’ to triathlon.

  • Liam Barnett

    I would like to thank Mark Gliddon, Chris Ord and George Hoppett from GLL for their help in arranging the training weekend at Parkside Pools, Cambridge.

  • London Disability Swimming Club 2015 Training Camp Report

    In June 2014, the committee of the London Disability Swimming Club decided to create a Winter Training Camp for their swimmers.

  • Streatham GSF supported ice dance athletes achieve medal successes

    The competition was organised by one of Streatham’s resident Ice Dance Coaches, international skating judge and daughter of 4 time world ice dance champion Diane Towler Green MBE, Candice Towler Green.