Getting our qualifications- Autism in Sport

On the evening of Tuesday 5th December, Lucy and I travelled to Leicester to attend the Autism in sport workshop to help with our roles in disability sport when in Zambia and before. After getting lost in the taxi for a short while, it proved a very productive evening! We learnt what Autism is, how…

Setting the foundations

In the past few weeks I have had the privilege to meet the team that will be going to Zambia in 2018 and will also be working together throughout the year in different projects, to fundraise our money for Zambia, and it is looking FANTASTIC!!! I have give main aims I want to achieve before…

Netball Officiating!

Lily and I went to Derby to start our officiating netball course on the 9th December We are now officiating games in order to undertake our assessment

In The Beginning

I t was lovely meeting the team and getting to know everyone! Having heard about the project on my open day I was super excited to get involved and over the moon when I found out I was on the project this year! So, to start with… My 5 aims Promote Female Sport within Zambia…

It’s all about perspective.

To gain perspective, you must have a vision. My belief of what a vision is – the aspirations of an individual, group, organisation, etc. and where they wish to be in the long-term. Within a vision you are supported by your short-term aims and objectives and this is where our journey begins. Setting ourselves objectives…

My Zambia blog 2018

This is my first ever attempt at writing a blog, I am sure I will get better as the year goes on! We have been asked to write down 5 goals that we want to achieve by the time we come back from Zambia, so here goes….. To have raised money and awareness of the…

The Big 5

When I first heard about the opportunity for a staff member to take part in the Volunteer Zambia project for 2018 I was immediately excited. Having travelled to South Africa in 2011 as a participant in a similar project I was eager to get involved and use my experiences to help Loughborough University students gain…