News

Nikita Petrak wins silver to qualify for British Schools National Championships

Nikita is a GLL Sport Foundation supported athlete and attends Victoria Park Mossbourne Academy.  He plays many sports, but is excelling at his judo. Nikita won silver in very tough -42kg experienced and competitive group, winning two contexts with fantastic Ippons. Nikita is a member of Hackney Judo Club which is

Read More

Athlete Sport Performance Workshops – Sign Up Now

GLL Sport Foundation supported athletes have access to sport science workshops for free, and we are pleased to announce the programme is in its final stages for 2016. The theory and practical workshops will be delivered from London locations; Middlesex University in Barnet and Mile End Park Stadium in East London

Read More

London Otter Women’s Water Polo team competing in European League competition Feb 5-7 Porto, Portugal

Four GLL supported athletes are travelling to Porto, Portugal  for the first round of the Water Polo Euro League. The London Otters are the only British water polo club team entering any European or International tournaments in 2016. The GLL players are Izzy Dean, Mhiari Nurthen, Kathy Rogers and Brooke Tafazolli –

Read More

January Athlete of the Month – Gavin Rumgay

Gavin Rumgay, GLL Sport Foundation supported Scottish Table Tennis star has been chosen as January’s athlete of the month. Gavin has had a successful sporting past in table tennis, badminton and tennis amongst others, but is now a professional table tennis player. This month Gavin competed at the World Championships

Read More

Michael McKillop – wins Sports Person with a Disability at the Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards

Congratulations to Michael McKillop for winning the Sports Person with a Disability award at the Belfast Telegraph Sports awards on the 25th of January. Michael McKillop is an inspirational figure for middle distance athletes. The track star struck ‘Gold’ twice at the IPC World Championships in Doha with victory in the 800 and

Read More

GLL Sport Foundation to support today’s and tomorrow’s athletes with £1million funding pot

Applications are now open for talented young sports men and women from across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to apply for a share of a £1 million funding pot, out to help young sporting stars realise their dreams.  Talented athletes have until 20th February 2016 to apply for financial awards

Read More

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

Read More

NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP

Subscribe to GLL Sport Foundation Newsletter