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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


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


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

Ethan Morrell

WJUC 2018

By Ethan Morrell (Sports Award)

The tournament in Canada went better than I had hoped for finishing 6th in the world, and losing narrowly to France in the quarter finals who then went on to finish 3rd. Many thanks to JHMT for helping... Read More »

Posted: 1st Jan, 2019

William Bell


Japanese National Development Camp 2018 Tokyo

By William Bell (Sports Award)

On my way home for Christmas. What an experience this has been. Learnt so much about myself and my sport. Onwards and upwards

Posted: 20th Dec, 2018

Megan Morrison


Swim England Short Course Winter Championships December 14th - 16th 2018

By Megan Morrison (Sports Award)

On Saturday I swam the 100m Fly making the A Final and finishing 5th in a Pb of 59.03.

Sunday was my main event 200m Breaststroke again making the A Final going in 8th fasted.

I had a good swim getting another... Read More »

Posted: 17th Dec, 2018

Megan Morrison


Swim England Short Course Winter Championships December 14th - 16th 2018

By Megan Morrison (Sports Award)

I travelled up to Ponds Forge for the Short Course Winter Nationals on Thursday 13th December. I had entered 3 events 100m Fly and 100m , 200m Breaststroke.

On Friday I made the A Final in the 100m Breaststroke... Read More »

Posted: 17th Dec, 2018

Andrew Moran


Busking In Leicester

By Andrew Moran (Music Award)

A picture from busking in Leicester! A very cold day!

Posted: 11th Dec, 2018

William Bell


Tokyo December 2018

By William Bell (Sports Award)

Well after the 11.5hr direct flight to Haneda International Airport Tokyo, the comfortable hotel was very welcome. We found somewhere nice to eat and then tried to sleep. Today we have spent the day sightseeing... Read More »

Posted: 11th Dec, 2018