Support for athletes

8 February 2017

Written by: Sport and Participation Team

Children and young people - Health and Wellbeing

This is an opportunity for talented athletes across the UK to be supported by the GLL Sport Foundation to aid their athlete journeys into 2017. Support can include training, sport performance or access to cash awards.

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Support for athletes

Charitable Social Enterprise GLL in partnership with Lambeth Council, public sector partners and SportsAid operate the GLL Sport Foundation the largest independent athlete support programme in the UK. The Foundation provides athletes with tangible support.

Athlete benefits include:

  • Training membership – access to over 250 GLL and partner operated sport and leisure venues across the UK to support athlete training programmes
  • Sport performance – access to sport science and physiotherapy programmes
  • Financial – access to £200-£1,250 cash awards depending on award level

We look forward to receiving athlete applications, and subsequently supporting them in 2017.

Interested? Complete the online application

Applications are open until 20/02/17.