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  • GSF Support Barnet & 6 YO Golfer

    77 talented athletes from Barnet will benefit from a £42,000 fund – thanks to charitable social enterprise GLL.  The athletes will be supported through the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF), the largest independent athlete support programme in the UK, which this year marks its 10th year of support today and tomorrows athletes – READ MORE. The…

  • Swimmers Make a Splash at Awards Evening

    Sporting achievements were celebrated last night (10 May) with West Oxfordshire District Council and its leisure provider GLL presenting awards to the District’s top sportspeople. Swimming made a big splash with Witney & District Swimming Club announced as the Club o f the Year and their Head Coach, Chantal Clavaud, taking the Coach of the…

  • RECORD NUMBER OF ATHLETES SUPPORTED IN BATH & SOMERSET

    78 talented young athletes from Bath and North East Somerset will benefit from a £50,600 fund – thanks to charitable social enterprise GLL.  Athletes will be supported through the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF), the largest independent athlete support programme in the UK, this year marks its 10th year of support today and tomorrows athletes. The…

  • COMMONWEALTH BRONZE MEDALLIST CHLOE TUTTON HEADS LIST OF 67 CARDIFF TALENTED ATHLETES RECEIVING AWARDS FROM CHARITABLE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE GLL

    67 talented young athletes from Cardiff including swimmer Chloe Tutton will benefit from a £42,000 fund – thanks to leisure charitable social enterprise GLL, which manages Cardiff’s Better Leisure Centres on behalf of Cardiff Council.  The local athletes will be supported through the GLL Sport Foundation, the largest independent athlete support programme in the UK,…

  • 10 YEARS OF SUPPORTING TODAY AND TOMORROW’S ATHLETES

    The GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) was launched by Charitable Social Enterprise GLL in 2008 with the aim to bridge the gap between elite sport and grassroots, by contributing to the development of young athletes with financial support, sports performance programmes and access to training venues. Over the last 10 years GSF has provided over 16,000…

  • GOLD COAST COMMONWEALTH GAMES SUCCESS

    With the sun now shining on us, its time to reflect and shout about the positive athlete successes that took place on sunny climbs down under at the recent Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The GLL Sport Foundation supported 60 athletes that competed at the Games, these athletes were representing 6 countries. Athletes that competed included…

  • A Successful start to 2018 for GSF Athletes

    A successful start to 2018 for GSF Athletes, with a number of achievements in the first couple of months. Here the rundown for just some of GLL Sport Foundation supported athlete’s successes. Nathan Jones won gold in 4 x 50 metre Freestyle relay at the Invictus Games in Toronto at the end of 2017 (we…

  • Ikhinmwin’s England call-up to inspire kids

    The Captain of the London Lions Basketball Club, Joe Ikhinmwin has been selected to play for the England National Squad at this year’s Commonwealth Games and hope it will inspire the country’s kids. Joe , who has previously played for the Great Britain under 20 team and attended South Carolina State University on a full…

  • SHELAYNA OSKAN-CLARKE WINS BRONZE

    Shelayna Oskan-Clarke, a 800m runner from Hillingdon backed up her 2017 European Indoor medal with a bronze at the 2018 World Indoor Athletics Championships. She explains the impact of the Foundation “Gaining the support from GLL reinforces the development that I have made the last couple of years to achieving a European medal and show…

  • GSF ATHLETES SET FOR COMMONWEALTH GAMES

    With the 2018 Australian Gold Coast Commonwealth Games a month away, with new 2018 athletes included it is projected that over 60 supported athletes will compete at the Games for their respective countries. Below profiles those selected thus far and with some teams yet to be released these numbers will increase. Notable athletes include 11…