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The GLL Sport Foundation (GSF), the UK’s largest independent athlete support programme, has appointed Team GB sprinter Perri Shakes-Drayton as a member of its board. Following GLL’s recent appointment of James Jebb as its new Foundations Manager, heading up both GSF and the GLL Community Foundation (GCF), the foundation has

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Great Britain’s future Olympians and Paralympians are travelling nearly 1,500 miles every single month to train and compete according to SportsAid’s annual athlete survey. The survey, delivered by Nunki Solutions, a leading partner of the charity, aims to highlight the commitment and dedication shown by the next generation of athletes

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Athlete Success Round Up – Find out who to look out for!

A quick round up of recent GSF athlete success. Simon Randerson won three Gold and two Silver Medals in the Swimming section of the European Transplant and Dialysis Games. Simon, who had a liver transplant 16 years ago will be swimming in the 60-69 age group, Simon says “I cannot

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Great things for Team GB – find out more

Joe Appiah represented Team GB in Madrid Spain at the European Masters Athletics Indoor Championships EMACI and took home Gold in the long jump in his age group M45 category with 6.33m, after trying for 11 years and with a hamstring injury! more HERE  Austin Mitchell-King achieved Gold with Team

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Perri Shakes-Drayton credits GLL Sport Foundation after recovering from injury to claim silver at World Championships

Sprinter Perri Shakes-Drayton has praised the support of the GLL Sport Foundation after receiving a silver medal for her part in Team GB’s stunning 4x400m performance at the IAAF World Championships – completing her long journey back to elite competition following an injury hit three-year spell. For developing athletes, additional

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Paralympian and supported athlete Louise Hunt cuts the ribbon at opening of new GLL centre

The new £1.7m extension to the gym at White Horse Leisure and Tennis Centre was officially opened today by Vale of White Horse District Council and the council’s leisure provider GLL. The White Horse Leisure and Tennis Centre now features a substantial 290sqm extension to the gym, newly refurbished changing

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Hillingdon Gymnasts led by ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ winner bring home the Gold from the World Championships in China

Two young gymnasts Callum Portugal-Walker (17) and Keiran Blower (12) from London Borough of Hillingdon Gymnastics Club, based at Better’s Botwell Green Sports & Leisure Centre in Hayes, have been selected to represent their club and country in the upcoming 2016 Acrobatic Gymnastic World Championships. The Men’s pair are trained

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