SportsAid’s Athlete of the Month - Kelly Petersen-Pollard, 19, from Sutton Coldfield

12 Dec 2018

Judoka Kelly Petersen-Pollard is starting to make her mark at senior level after recently being crowned British champion in the -70kg category. The Hardy Spicer Judo Club member is heading into her final year as a junior in 2019 and has set her sights on the Junior European Championships and the Junior World Championships before looking to plot her path towards her Olympic dream.

Growing popularity of #MyMiles Challenge leads to greater schools engagement

06 Dec 2018

The inaugural #MyMiles Schools Challenge made a real mark during SportsAid Week 2018 and the European Week of Sport as schoolchildren were inspired to #BeActive and show their support for the future of British sport. SportsAid has seen increased engagement from schools this year and there have been a number of outstanding fundraising efforts promoting the charity and the benefits of leading a healthy lifestyle.