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  • Transplant Swimming Day to take place at London Aquatics Centre on September 23rd

    30 transplant swimmers will congregate at the London Aquatics Centre for the Transplant Sport Swimming Day on Saturday 23rd September. Aged 12 to 70 years old from around the UK, they have one thing in common – all have had a life-saving organ or bone-marrow transplants. Many of the swimmers attending the London event recently competed at the World Transplant Games in Malaga…

  • June Athletes of the Month – 8 Automatic Qualifiers for Athletics World Championships supported by GSF

    Nearly 50 GSF supported athletes competed at the World Championships Team Trials last weekend, with eight automatically qualifying for the World Championships in August. The champs are being held at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Stadium; a home games in London makes it all the more exciting for our GB athletes. Other athletes are eligible…

  • GLL SPORT FOUNDATION SUPPORTS RECORD NUMBER OF QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK TALENTED ATHLETES

    Last week the GLL Sport Foundation held a celebration evening recognising the supporting athletes for the 2017-18 cycle of awards. With the majority of athletes training at the London Aquatics Centre or the Copper Box Arena, it was fantastic to celebrate in the facilities that the athletes use so often. From swimming and diving, to netball…

  • December Athletes of the Month – London Disability Swimming Club

    London Disability Swim Club are fantastic all year round, but their achievements in December must be recognised. Seventeen London Disability Classified Swimmers travelled to Manchester to compete in this prestigious annual event; the National Disability Championships.  To open the event, there was a heroes parade and celebration of GB Rio Paralympians including of course GSF ambassador…

  • 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…

  • London Titans Overview of 2015-16 Season

    Once again this year has brought much success to the GLL and Aspire London Titans and we are deeply grateful and appreciative of the imperative ongoing support that our sponsors provide us with to ensure that we can continue to flourish as a club, promote the sport of wheelchair basketball and establish GLL and Aspire…

  • 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 – congratulations to these talented athletes!…