Inspire Blog

Lewis Kerrod

Nationals/Pre Season

By Lewis Kerrod (Sports Award)

After a very long and tough academic year I was pleased to still make some national finals this year and come away with some strong swims. Now after resting well over the Summer I've got a great opportunity... Read More »

Posted: 4th Oct, 2018

William Bell

Swim England reveals 2018-19 Performance Squad

By William Bell (Sports Award)

So happy with the news today that I have been selected onto the Performance Squad for this next season. I am looking forward to meeting everyone towards the end of October at Loughborough University for... Read More »

Posted: 3rd Oct, 2018

Candice Hall

September 2018

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

I am now back in training after the summer break. The swimming squad have been on team building exercises and this was numerous outdoor activities at Sheffield Cable Ski and Water Park. My next competition... Read More »

Posted: 1st Oct, 2018

Peta Jarvis


Only a few days to go!

By Peta Jarvis (Sports Award)

There are only a few days to go until the Jersey Super league, and I arrived in Jersey this morning. Everything is being constructed ready for the competition, and I have to admit that it was rather surreal... Read More »

Posted: 27th Sep, 2018

Jessica Nelson

Weymouth Selection Weekend

By Jessica Nelson (Sports Award)

With the storm coming through we battled the elements and ended to Weymouth, Dorset, for the British Youth Sailing Team Selection event. The first day consisted of a light wind race followed by two strong... Read More »

Posted: 26th Sep, 2018

William Bell


Rawlins Sportsman of the Year

By William Bell (Sports Award)

Last week my school, Rawlins Academy Quorn, held a celebration evening to recognise students who had achieved goals throughout the academic year both in and out of school. I was delighted to be awarded... Read More »

Posted: 22nd Sep, 2018

Jessica Nelson


Welsh Squad Weekend

By Jessica Nelson (Sports Award)

In preparation for our upcoming British Youth Sailing re-selection event we travelled to Pwllheli, North Wales to train with the other top Welsh boats. We had some fantastic training with ranging conditions... Read More »

Posted: 20th Sep, 2018

April Tacey


Road World Championship selection

By April Tacey (Sports Award)

Last week I received some exciting news informing me that I've been selected to represent the Great Britain Cycling Team in the Junior Women's World Road Race Championship in Innsbruck, Austria later this... Read More »

Posted: 19th Sep, 2018

Alex Haines


Its been a long season.

By Alex Haines (Sports Award)

My Road season has finally finished and on reflection it has been a season of ups with a dip at the end. I have been so lucky this year to have been invited to race for some awesome teams. The first was... Read More »

Posted: 19th Sep, 2018

Peta Jarvis

Thank you

By Peta Jarvis (Sports Award)

A huge thank you to JHMT for giving me this award. It will be a great help towards funding my first international competition in a few weeks time. I am very excited and really looking forward towards racing... Read More »

Posted: 17th Sep, 2018