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.

Jamie is a 15 year old sailor, who is currently working hard to be selected for the GBR team for the 50th Cadet World Championships in Argentina in December 2016.

Sailing achievements to date:

From age 9 Optimist: RYA SW Regional Zone Squad, RYA National Intermediate Squad and then RYA National Squad 2009-2014. Cadet: RYA National Junior Squad 2014-2016. Laser 4.7: RYA National Winter and Summer Squad 2015-2016


Optimist National Junior Boy Champion 2013

Selected to represent GBR teams in Optimist (2012 - 2014) in Ireland, Holland, Flanders, Naples and France


RYA SW Young Sailor of the year 2015

Cadet (with sister Bettine as crew)

National Champion 2015

GBR Cadet Worlds Team Lake Garda Italy 2015

Cadet Worlds 1st U15 (3x World Championship race wins and 3x 2nd places)

Endeavour Trophy 2015 as Cadet Class Champion

Cadet Inland Champion 2015


Summer 2016:

GBR team Laser 4.7 World Championship, Kiel Germany

Currently leading Cadet GBR Worlds Team selections for the 50th World Championships Buenos Aires, Argentina Dec 2016

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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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