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Candice Hall

2019 Inspire Award

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

Thank you to the Judges for awarding me a grant once again for the coming year. This award will help me tremendously with my swimming. I have several competitions coming up, one in Edinburgh and I will... Read More »

Posted: 18th Jan, 2019

Jacob Farrington

Back to College

By Jacob Farrington (Sports Award)

Back to studies and basketball at college and straight into a game on 9th January against Upper School Academy, Bury St Edmunds. The score was 71 points to 50 to them but we thought that we put in a good... Read More »

Posted: 14th Jan, 2019

Jacob Farrington

New term

By Jacob Farrington (Sports Award)

Started a new term at college and back into studies and basketball. First game of 2019 on 9th January was against Upper School Academy, Bury St Edmunds. It was are hard game especially after a two week... Read More »

Posted: 14th Jan, 2019

Rebecca Laurel

Coaching course

By Rebecca Laurel (Sports Award)

I have spent the money received on a cyclocross coaching course, at the end of June. I'm really looking forward to it as it is my favourite discipline to race. Thanks once again

Posted: 13th Jan, 2019

David Aryeetey

First competition

By David Aryeetey (Sports Award)

Yesterday, on the 12th, I took part in my first indoor competition of the season. I competed in the 60m hurdles at an open meet at Loughborough University; it was my first outing at my new age group, under... Read More »

Posted: 13th Jan, 2019

Sameer Chenia

2019 Update

By Sameer Chenia (Sports Award)

Awesome news!!! The end of 2018 heralds a new beginning for January 2019...

Turned 16 and finished December with my highest ranking to date! Currently placed 111 Nationally in all age groups (a jump of... Read More »

Posted: 11th Jan, 2019

William Bell

Flanders Cup, Antwerp

By William Bell (Sports Award)

In exactly one week I will be flying to Brussels with 17 other swimmers to compete at the Flanders Cup. This will be my first long course meet of 2019. The squad is made up of 3 swimmers from the Swim... Read More »

Posted: 10th Jan, 2019

Rebecca Laurel

Thank you

By Rebecca Laurel (Sports Award)

I'd like to say a massive thank you for being given the grant. It will be spent on a coaching course for either cyclocross or track, to enable me to coach a wider range of activities. I'm looking forward... Read More »

Posted: 7th Jan, 2019

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Transplant Games

By The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Callum had a heart attack when he was only a day old and though he survived; his family knew he would need a transplant later in life. Throughout his childhood Callum needed regular hospital admissions... Read More »

Posted: 7th Jan, 2019

Candice Hall

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Winter Nationals Short Course Meet 14 to 16 December 2018

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

I travelled to Sheffield on Friday 14 December to compete in the Winter Nationals Short Course Meet at Ponds Forge. I entered two events, 100 and 200 backstroke. I qualified for the A final in the 200... Read More »

Posted: 5th Jan, 2019