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  • GSF supported athletes update us with summer achievements

    We recently sent out a survey to our supported athletes for feedback on how to improve our services in future years. We’ve had a great response so far, thank you to those athletes that have replied with your comments. Lots of these athletes are very grateful for the support and sent in their recent results…

  • Second annual Belfast GSF awards at Belfast City Hall with attendance from 120 individuals

    44 athletes in Belfast were recognised with awards and a funding commitment of over £50,000 from GLL. The event was opened by the Lord Mayor of Belfast (Nuala McAllister, Alliance party). GLL’s Belfast Community Sport Manager, Ronan McKenna compered the evening with GSF Chair Peter Bundey speaking at the event, and GLL Regional Director Gareth…

  • London Disability Swimming Club bring home multiple medals from National Disability Championships

    National Disability Championships Manchester 10th and 11th December 2016 Seventeen London Disability Classified Swimmers travelled to Manchester to compete in this prestigious annual event, supported by Michelle, Head Coach and Nick, Team Manager. Saturday morning opened with a heroes parade and celebration of GB Rio Paralympians including of course GSF ambassador and London Disability Swimming Club’s…

  • GSF supported athlete Stefano Cataldi of Merton Weightlifting Club wins London-wide recognition for weightlifting success

    Stefano Cataldi of Merton Weightlifting Club has been named the London Sportivate Participant of the Year by Sport England Stefano is a member of Merton Weightlifting Club, which has been backed by Sportivate project funding, a programme which encourages young people to get more active Stefano is one of the 780,000 young people who have…
  • Epsom & Ewell Sport Awards

    GLL was proud to partner up with the Epsom & Ewell District  Sport Council to present the GLL Sport Foundation at the local awards evening. The awards night is an annual event celebrating the sporting talent of Epsom & Ewell including coaches, volunteers, teams and individuals. Every year GLL is a key sponsor and gives out an…

  • August Athlete of the Month – Lutalo Muhammad

    There were many fantastic achievements throughout August with the Olympics in motion, but Lutalo Muhammad’s silver medal performance tops them all. Lutalo was selected for the Games and but for a last second flying kick would have secured his dream and Olympic title. Lutalo was obviously totally devastated post fight, and this was shown across the world…

  • Izzy Popiolek selected for the England Junior Volleyball Team

    Izzy has had a fantastic few months with some great sporting achievements over the Summer. The highlight of course being her selection into the England Junior Team. You can see Izzy’s achievements below: May 2016 – Indoor Volleyball – Represented London at u14 level in the Inter-Regional competition. The side lost in the final. – Beach…

  • Athlete success celebrated at the annual Chiltern District Council Awards partnered with the GLL Sport Foundation

    Chiltern District Council hosted the annual Community Awards at Kings Church, Amersham on Thursday 17th March. GLL’s Jamie Coleshill (Regional Director) presented awards and certificates to athletes part of the GLL Sports Foundation. In attendance included The Lord-Lieutenant for Buckinghamshire, Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher, Cllr Mimi Harker OBE, Cllr Graham Harris and Cllr Nigel Shepherd. Jamie Coleshill…