GVC, the multinational sports-betting and gaming group, has yesterday (9 October) announced a new three-year partnership with SportsAid to support the next generation of British athletes. The collaboration forms part of a multi-million pound investment by GVC into grassroots, community and health through its CSR programme. A reception was held at the Houses of Parliament with opening remarks from Baroness Grey-Thompson.
SportsAid athlete Ross Cullen will have the honour of leading out Team GB at the Opening Ceremony of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games after being announced as Flagbearer. BMX racer Ross, who competes in the mixed team event on Sunday alongside team-mate Elissa Bradford, was selected by his fellow athletes for the role as Flagbearer with the team voting for which athlete best personified the Team GB values.