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  • SportsAid Fundraising Challenge Events 2018

    The GLL Sport Foundation work in partnership with SportsAid to support talented athletes at the top of their game. SportsAid have a number of exciting fundraising challenge events in 2018 that you can get involved with. All money fundraised will go back into SportsAid and help support the next generation of athletes. More information about…

  • Beth French preparing for her Ocean 7s challenge – please support!

    7ft tiger sharks, 10mph ocean currents, blistering sun,  frigid waters, world firsts…. Somerset swimmer/adventurer Beth French is facing it all. Half way through her record setting project to swim all Oceans 7 channels in a single year, she has reached the tipping point. Once she completes the straits of Gibraltar in May, she will be…

  • Ocean 7s Challenge – One Woman. One Year. Seven Epic Channels.

    Beth French is supported by the GLL Sport Foundation with a training membership in Taunton Deane and really is a remarkable woman. In September 2016 Beth will embark on a ground breaking swim series that sees her test the boundaries of what is possible in the endurance swimming world. To date, only 6 people have…

  • #TeamBetter swim 31 miles over 6 days in aid of Sport Relief raising over £14k

    The #TeamBetter Swim Challenge took place from Thursday 25th February until 1st March when the team of 13 each swam 31 miles in 6 days across the UK and NI, all in the name of raising money for Sport Relief. #TeamBetter travelled around 31 Better Leisure Centres from London, all the way out to Belfast…

  • 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…