GO GOLD Funding Programme
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) and its partners are pleased to support talented individuals through the GO GOLD Funding Programme.
The aim of GO GOLD is to support talented athletes and coaches who are being recognised by their National Governing Bodies as being our future Olympic, Paralympic, Special Olympic and Commonwealth Games participants and their support structure.
Take a look at the Profiles and Blogs of our current GO GOLD Athlete using the links below.
We are currently reviewing and amending our criteria and application process for 2016/2017 athletes.
Information on new processes will be available shortly and applications will reopen in September 2016.
GO GOLD Highlights
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's GO GOLD Funding Programme has supported athletes such as:
Jonny Walton, GB Rower, racing in the men's double scull. Selected for Team GB for Rio 2016 Olympics Games.
Ben Dijkstra, GB Triathlete and 2 x Youth Olympic Triathlon Champion.
Laura Samuel, Triple Jump, Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist (2014).
Lucy Garner, professional cyclist for Wiggle High5 and is a double Junior World Road Race Champion (2011 & 2012).
Emily Scarratt, England Women 7's Captain and part of the Women's World Cup winning England Rugby team (2014).
For more information please contact:
Sports Development Officer
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport
- 01509 564879