TS5C Sponsored Athlete
The flagship fund has already benefited over 130 young athletes from Somerset in a variety of sports. TS5C sponsored athletes have already achieved significant results at both County and National level, and have competed for Team GB in international competitions.

TAUNTON Deane swimmer Charlie Attwood was on top form at the Ontario Junior International Meet (December 4-6), winning three silver medals as part of the Great Britain team.

On day one Attwood swam 1:00.69 to take his first silver in the 18&U 100m Breaststroke, which was won by USA swimmer Michael Andrew (58.32)

In the 18&U 200m Breaststroke, Attwood improved on his 2:13.78 prelim time to record 2:13.37 for silver in the final won by team mate Edward Baxter (2:11.47).

Impressive swims by Great Britain girls saw Kathleen Dawson win top female performance award (three backstroke events, three records) and Tazmin Pugh set a new British Junior Record in the 100 Fly.Attwood (27.92) came up against Andrew again on day three in the 50m event (27.10) to make it three silvers from three events.


Our Goal

TS5C's aim is to make a difference to people's lives in Somerset - be it in providing funding for trim trails, disability swimming events, up and coming athletes or community projects like wheelchair basketball.

We exist solely on donations from individuals, businesses and small foundations. If you would like to support our efforts, please contact us directly.
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