Inspire Blog

April Tacey


Ras na mBan 5 day stage race

By April Tacey (Sports Award)

Last week I took part in the Ras na mBan, Ireland's premier International stage race covering 391km of racing over 5 days. This would be my long stage race to date, I wasn't phased by what was to come... Read More »

Posted: 13th Sep, 2018

Salman Salman

Final races for 2018

By Salman Salman (Sports Award)

Since my last blog I am pleased to say I achieved my best result of the season – 3rd in an Overst Road Race. I then raced at Mallory Park and had a crash – not the best way to end my season,... Read More »

Posted: 12th Sep, 2018

Libby Bell


EUC Youth European Mountain Bike Cross Country Championships Pila, Italy

By Libby Bell (Sports Award)

I was lucky enough to be invited to join a team to ride for the East Midlands at the EUC Youth European Mountain Bike Cross Country Championships in Pila, Italy. I was super pleased when I was picked and... Read More »

Posted: 12th Sep, 2018

Megan Morrison

Start back training September 3rd 2018

By Megan Morrison (Sports Award)

I have started back training where the first few weeks we are doing team activities to gradually get back to fitness. Besides swimming and gym some of the activities I have done are wheelchair basketball... Read More »

Posted: 8th Sep, 2018

Megan Morrison

British Swimming Summer Championships July 24th - 29th 2018

By Megan Morrison (Sports Award)

At the British Swimming Summer Championships I entered three events 50m 100m and 200m Breaststroke.

The first day Tuesday July 24th was 50m Breaststroke where I made the final and came 4th.

Then on Wednesday... Read More »

Posted: 8th Sep, 2018

Jessica Lapworth


Jess Lapworth Junior Indoor cricket World series 2018

By Jessica Lapworth (Sports Award)

Only 3 weeks until we fly to New Zealand for the Junior Indoor cricket world series! getting very excited some of the kit has now arrived:- Training shirts,caps,Hoodies and shorts.

We have had 2 warm up... Read More »

Posted: 4th Sep, 2018

April Tacey


National 10 mile time trial Championships

By April Tacey (Sports Award)

I've just returned back from Scotland having competed in the National 10 mile Time-trial Championships, my first National 10 mile TT outside of the GHS.

We drove up the day before so I could check out the... Read More »

Posted: 2nd Sep, 2018

Hannah Seager

Start of a new season

By Hannah Seager (Sports Award)

With the help of this grant I have been able to purchase new clothing and footwear in preperation for the up and coming cross country season which commences in the next couple of months. These additions... Read More »

Posted: 1st Sep, 2018

Candice Hall

August 2018

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

After competing in the British Swimming Summer Championships, I have had a month off from swimming and studies. I have enjoyed two holidays, one was in Dubai. I will be starting back training on 3 September.... Read More »

Posted: 30th Aug, 2018

April Tacey


North West Junior Women's Tour

By April Tacey (Sports Award)

Last weekend I travelled up north to Lancaster to compete in the final round of the Junior Women's National Road Series; North West Junior Women's Tour. Prior to the 3 day stage event I was leading by... Read More »

Posted: 29th Aug, 2018