22nd Feb, 2019

Funding chance and expert advice on offer for up and coming athletes

Ross Crawford 10th Feb, 2019

UP-and-coming athletes in Stratford district are being given the chance to receive funding from a local leisure provider as part of its athletes mentoring scheme.

Everyone Active together with the District Council is urging aspiring sports stars to apply for funding and support as part of its Everyone Active Sporting Champions scheme.

The online application form is open until Friday, February 22.

The scheme has helped more than 800 local athletes to achieve their sporting potential by offering them access to high-quality training facilities, financial support and expert advice.

All athletes are provided with free access to Everyone Active’s centres across the country, and those on the higher tiers of the programme can also receive a sponsorship grant of up to £5,000 to help towards their training and competition costs.

Everyone Active operates the Stratford, Studley, Shipston and Southam Leisure Centres on behalf of Stratford District Council.

Applicants should visit www.easportingchampions.com/apply-now/ and fill out the application form.

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