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.

Last year was his most successful season to date as Joe transitioned from U16 to U19 and senior age groups as well as a move to Stroud Handball Club who reached the National Playoffs for the first time. Strode College have allowed Joe access to the sports hall and gym everyday to combine his studies and training programme.

In July Joe travelled to Sweden as part of GB U18 to join 15 other National teams in the European Open Handball Tournament playing 8 games over 5 days and gaining his first GB cap.

Joe also competed in Portugal recently gaining his second cap and the young squads first podium finish.

The new season has just started and Joe has already been selected to join GB U20 for training at Loughborough with the prospect of another two European tournaments over the coming months along with elite training camps and league fixtures.

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.