Chris Simpson is a professional squash player from Guernsey, currently based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
Emma Pooley is a cyclist turned multi-sport athlete. She has been world champion in both the cycling time trial and long-distance duathlon, with a total of 9 Olympic, World, and Commonwealth medals.
Jonny May is a Rugby England International and was named as LV= Breakthrough Player in March 2012. In June 2012 he then joined up with the England squad, coming off the bench and scoring two tries against the South African Barbarians North team at Potchefstroom.
Karen Bardsley is a professional Goalkeeper who plays for Manchester City and England. Karen joined City in November 2013 bringing hordes of experience to the new look City side.
Kurtis Stacey is a professional Actor, Fitness writer and charity Ambassador. You may have seen Kurtis in various TV shows and stage productions such as Waterloo Road, Hollyoaks and his most recognisable role; Alex Moss in ITV’s Emmerdale.
Lewis McManus is a Wicket Keeper / Batsman for Hampshire CCC. He started playing at the age of 11 in Dorset where he grew up.
Martyn Waghorn began his career at Sunderland at the age of 8. He made his first team debut in December 2007 against Manchester United just 17 years old.
Max Litchfield is a British International Swimmer currently based in Sheffield under the guidance of Coach Russ Barber.
Stephanie Owens is a weightlifter living in Flintshire, North Wales. Despite her young age Steph has been on an incredible sporting journey that has led to her selection for the Welsh Commonwealth Games Team competing in Glasgow in 2014.
English Institute of Sport
The EIS helps elite athletes to improve performance through the delivery of science, medicine, technology and engineering and aim to increase the probability of an athlete being successful.
Sport Northern Ireland
SNI is the high performance arm of Sport Northern Ireland and delivers expert support to Northern Ireland’s top athletes and coaches.
Sport Wales' vision is to unite a proud sporting nation, our purpose is to increase physical activity and improve standards of performance.
British Sailing Team
The British Sailing Team in the Olympic and Paralympic classes consists of two squads of sailors – the Podium Squad and Podium Potential Squad.
Edinburgh Rugby’s vision is to build a sustainable club through the medium of the club’s academy, and to grow an inspirational and winning rugby culture for current and future Scottish rugby players.
Glasgow Warriors are the pride of Glasgow and the only major professional sports team who represent the whole of Glasgow and the west of Scotland.
A lifetime's worth of hard work and a healthy dose of raw talent are required to earn the right to represent the Scotland national team, and pull on the famous dark blue jersey.
Founded in 1885 and recognised as a forward-thinking Premier League Football club, Southampton FC has an established reputation for being one of the strongest in producing world-class talent through its successful academy.