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Sported appoints Tom Burstow as Deputy Chief Executive

Sported is delighted to announce the appointment of former Unicef UK’s Head of Sport, Tom Burstow, in the newly created post of Deputy Chief Executive.   Working alongside Sported’s Chief Executive, Chris Grant, Tom’s portfolio of responsibilities will include managing strategic external relationships and leading on income generation.   As Head of Sport at Unicef […]

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Sported SERVES up member collaboration

Collaboration was the name of the game yesterday [Mon 22nd August], when two Sported member groups were given the opportunity to bring their young people together for a special tennis coaching session supported by the Tennis Foundation, hosted by Manchester Tennis Centre.   Sported member, John Paul II Youth Club from the Ardoyne in Northern Ireland, whilst on their […]

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Winners of Vanessa Brown Volunteer Award 2016 announced

Sported is delighted to announce Wendy Robinson and Martyn Brawn as the winners of the Vanessa Brown Volunteer Award 2016.   The award recognises and celebrates the contribution made by Sported’s volunteers to the charity’s work and commemorates the life of former Sported employee, Vanessa Brown, who sadly passed away in June 2014.   The […]

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