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More awardees to be announced shortly

CG5 are proud to announce that another wave of sporting grants are set to be awarded to young sports stars of the future, all of which will be taking place at the Anja Potze and CG5 Marquee race Evening on Tuesday 30th August. This round of awards will take the total number of grants awarded […]

CG5 presents the first annual Anja Potze Marquee Race evening

Diamonds! Hats! and Hooves! Join us for Ladies Day CG5 is proud to announce its first ladies’ day on 30th August 2016 at Worcester Races in partnership with Anja Potze Fine Jewellery and her team, the team at Anja Potze and CG5 share a passion for quality and innovation, so it was a natural fit to […]

Eddie the Eagle to star at CG5 golf day

Legendary ski jumper Eddie the Eagle Edwards will be the VIP guest at an annual golf day which is set to raise money for a popular Worcestershire charitable organisation. The British ski hero will be the speaker at the 2016 CG5 golf day held at Bransford Golf Club on 15 July, where he will be […]

Business boxing event raises thousands as CG5 looks to award more grants

Worcestershire charitable organisation CG5 is looking to award further grants to young sportspeople in 2016 after it raised over £6,000 through a unique business boxing event. The Strictly Business Boxing evening saw over 500 guests attending from across the county to raise money for the sports-focused non-profit organisation which was founded to promote participation in […]

CG5 announce first patron

CG5 is extremely proud to announce it’s first patron as Mick Donovan, the Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor & Head of Institute of Sport & Exercise Science at the University of Worcester. Mick Donovan joined the University of Worcester in 1999 with a strong background in coaching and teaching. Mick was a physical education teacher for […]

CG5 awards second set of grants to county sport stars

Growing Worcestershire non-profit organisation CG5 has awarded its second batch of sporting grants to seven county athletes and sports teams. Founded earlier this year to promote participation in sport and provide financial backing to young sportspeople, CG5 has awarded a total of £3,500 to the group of aspiring sports stars at a special event held […]

Supporting Elite Rugby Players

Unlike football elite rugby still works in the same way as club rugby, although it is very much improving, there are still gaps in the support of young, elite, rugby sportsmen that need to be bridged by parents, friends, family and in some cases the wider business and game watching community. A young footballer with […]

Gillies is handed patron honour

Craig Gillies one of our founders was recently unveiled as the first patron of Worcester Wolves. The 38-year-old, who is the Sixways outfit’s leading appearance maker with 288 games, is a big supporter of the British Basketball League club and will get a guard of honour from the players before the match against Sheffield Sharks at […]

Warriors legend Craig Gillies calls time on his Worcester career

Warriors record appearance-maker and one of the club’s greatest ever players, Craig Gillies, has today announced his decision to finish his playing career at Worcester. Line-out king Gillies has been a key component of the Worcester pack since moving to Sixways in 2002. The 37-year-old is one of a rare breed in modern sport having […]