Sport - Fellows' Story Collection

Author: Helen Aherne
Sport - Fellows' Story Collection

Read more about some of our Fellows' achievements in this area.

Tanni Grey-Thompson's Fellowship to Australia in 1993 allowed her to research the development of athletes and coaching systems, both of which she is now actively involved with in the UK since retiring from competition. Read more...

Dawn Peart's Fellowship to Australia in 2001 took her from Council Swimming Development Officer to Senior Team Manager of the British Swimming Team for the 2012 Olympics. Read more...

Derek Allison's Fellowship to Sweden and Norway led to opportunities to work with some of the most inspirational athletes in orienteering. Read more...

Tim Marshall, a sports enthusiast and wheelchair user himself, used his Fellowship to investigate the latest developments in recreational activities available to wheelchair users in the USA. Read more...

Deborah Jump's 2009 Fellowship saw her travel to the USA to investigate how martial arts can help engage and empower young people. Read more...