Athlete Support

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Barrie Wells

BARRIE WELLS MADE HONORARY DOCTOR!

The Wells Sports Foundation's founder and sole-funder, Barrie Wells, was made an Honorary Doctor of Business Administration by Edge Hill Univeristy on Monday 21st July 2014.

ONCE IN A LIFETIME GRAND PRIX EXPERIENCE!

Dear Barrie,
 
I am writing to thank you and tell you how amazing my day at the British Grand Prix was yesterday.

GOLD IN GOTZIS FOR 'THE KAT'!

In the run up to the Commonwealth Games next month, 'the Kat' could not have asked for a better result at Gotzis... the most prestigious heptathlon event on the planet, only being topped by the Olympic Games and the World Championships.

THAT FANTASTIC NIGHT!

Dear Barrie... Thank you very much for inviting me to that fantastic night, I was extremely surprised when I found out that I had been invited.

KAT SOARS TO WORLD SILVER!

Katarina Johnson-Thompson certainly cemented her place as a force to be reckoned with in the world of athletics as she soared to great lengths; 6.81 metres to be precise, taking away silver in the long jump at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Poland.

Athlete Support

Since 2009 Barrie has helped fund 22 of Britain’s best athletes, including Jessica Ennis, Beth Tweddle, Dai Greene, Holly Bleasdale and Jenny Meadows. Find Out More »

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