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Young, talented athletes who live or attend a school in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can now be supported in their progression of excellence by the Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport GO GOLD Talented Athlete Fund.

The aim of GO GOLD is to support talented athletes who are are being recognised by their National Governing Bodies as being our future Olympic, Paralympic, Special Olympic and Commonwealth Games potential medal winners, and their coaches.

The aim of GO GOLD scheme is to support talented athletes in full time education, who are currently performing at regional standard or above in their sport, including those athletes who have been recognised by their National Governing Body to be a potential future Olympic, Paralympic or Commonwealth star!

The Go Gold Talented athlete scheme is funded by Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Council and Rutland County Council. The scheme opens annually in September - October for applications.

Please click on the link below to view our current funded athletes.