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  • GSF supported swimmer Jacob Greenow swims a successful summer

      Jacob Greenow is a GLL Sport Foundation supported swimmer. He has sent us an update of his achievements this year so far.  This summer I have been to both European juniors, and British nationals, so here is a report: European Juniors: Following selection, after the British championships in April, at the end of June,…

  • Summer of Sporting Talent – GSF athletes competing against the best

    This summer is showing a variety of sporting championships including Wimbledon, the Athletics and Para Athletics World Championships and the Deaflympics. We’re proud to announce a huge number of GSF supported athletes have been selected and are already competing in these world class events. Lucy Shuker (GSF ambassador in Taunton) begins her Wimbledon Championship campaign…

  • January Athlete of the Month – Montell Douglas

    Montell Douglas has been supported by the GLL Sport Foundation and Greenwich Starting Blocks for a number of years and is now an ambassador for the programme. Montell is a former British 100m record-holder and admits that joining an exclusive club of athletes to have competed in both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games is…

  • Fantastic end to the Summer season for tennis star Emily Appleton

    August 2016 It was a busy August with three $10k Women’s Pro events as well as a return to the hard courts for the Grade 1 Canadian Open in Montreal. The first $10k tournament took Emily to Tarvisio in Italy, close to the Austrian and Slovenian borders – a stunning setting; a friendly club and…