Entries by Dan Richards

Sian; a true champion

Sian started judo at the age of 7, at Worcester Judo Club and very soon after starting she wanted to compete. She has gone on to win many major tournaments and represented her country twice in as many years. Sian also started Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Trojan Free Fighters / Checkmat Worcester about 2 and half […]

Sam Betty returns to Sixways for CG5 Fight Night

We have some key names who’ll be fighting on this card including plenty of local fighters. Most noticeably Sam Betty who’ll be returning to Sixways. Sam Betty is a long standing servant of Worcester Warriors having joined back in 2011 after a fantastic season with the Cornish Pirates and has over 100 appearances for the […]

USN Partnership Announcement

CG5 are very excited to announce a strategic partnership for 2017 with sports nutrition provider USN. Not only will this benefit our CG5 athletes directly, but anyone who uses the products and buys them using our code will get 40% off USN products and in addition this will create a revenue stream that will go […]

Grace Chaundy

CG5 trustee Dan Richards had a quick catch up with Grace Chaundy; What about your sport do you like the most? It has given me the opportunity to play cricket at a high competitive level, meeting new people and making friends that are kept forever. When and what first got you interested in the sport? […]

Sarah Kilmister

CG5 founder and trustee spoke with Sarah, one of last years awardee who was awarded a Rugby Grant towards Kit as she was starting at Hartpury College Hi Sarah! Great to catch up with you – How’s everything going? Ermmmm, well, not great to be honest!!! I’m injured! I’m currently facing no (Rugby/running) training for […]

Abi Watkins

Steve Edwards had a great catch up with Fencing Awardee Abi Watkins. What about your sport do you like the most? Acquiring new skills and developing tactics, becoming fitter in order to use my skill. Working out my opponent’s tactics and their skill level. New fencers are difficult because they are un-predictable. When and what […]

Jonny Jones

Craig Gillies earlier this week caught up with Sprint canoeist Jonny, to give us an update on how the grant has helped and what he’s been up to over the past few months. Hi Jonny, can you just give us a bit of background – how did you get into Sprint Canoeing? It was basically […]

Jack Dirkin

Jack Dirkin – Jnr Golfer aged 7 In June 2016 Jack was awarded a grant to help Jack travel and compete in America for World cup of Golf and to also contribute to some equipment. We recently had a quick catch up with Jack to see how he’s getting on; What about your sport do you […]

Scott Adey Linforths’ 1on1 with Kal Yafai

CG5 would like to thank Kal Yafai who on 10th December became the first Britain ever to win a World title at Superflyweight, when he won the WBA Title, and also special thanks for donating a 1 on 1 training session for the silent auction at our fight event back in 2016. The lucky winner was […]