News and Updates

Personal Bests for Swimmer, Oliver

We are delighted to support swimmer, Oliver Saunders, who is shown here in his Rob George Foundation T -Shirt and new racing trunks.  Congratulations to Oliver who, at the March Level 1 meet in Bristol, competed with other 12 years olds from all over the country and achieved a great […]

Oliver Saunders supported by The Rob George Foundation

Louise Adams supported by the RGF

Louise’s ‘surreal’ experience in Kazakhstan

A grant to Louise Adams allowed her to play for the GB Universities’ team at the BUCS World Winter Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan.  Louise, aged 21, attends Essex University and plays Ice Hockey for Senior Ladies, Team GB.  She says: “These photos are from the trip which you made possible!  I […]

New Patron for RGF

We were delighted when Michael J Fitch, the renowned magician, accepted our invitation to become a Patron of the Rob George Foundation.  Michael joins Graham Gooch, the distinguished cricketer, who has lent his support as a Patron since the Foundation’s early days.    

Michael J Fitch Patron of the Rob George Foundation

Second Annual RGF Golf Day

On 2 June 2016 a group of intrepid golfers braved the English summer and played in the Rob George Foundation Second Annual Golf day, which was organised for us by Andrew Duley at the St James Place Wealth Management Group. The Direct Meats’ BBQ outside was swiftly moved into the […]

Golfers at the RGF Golf Day June 2016

Kent Blaxill – Keeeep Biking…for the RGF!

Four colleagues from Kent Blaxill share a passion for cycling and decided to tackle the most mountainous sections of the classic Tour de France challenge – in aid of the RGF. This lovely photo is of the team proudly presenting their amazing £2,000 total. (Left to right) Kevin Pryke, James […]

Kent Blaxill Bike Ride in support of RGF

Rowing the Atlantic for Rob – THEY’VE WON!

As an update on our news item below, we are absolutely thrilled that Joe Barnett and his team – Angus Collins, Gus Barton and Jack Mayhew – have not only completed their transatlantic crossing, but have won! The team – Ocean Reunion – completed the Talisky Whisky Atlantic Challenge in […]

Young Boxing Champion

The Rob George Foundation is thrilled to be supporting an upcoming star in the highly competitive world of boxing. Lewis Richardson, aged 18, has just won the National Ambition Boxing Championship, the final of which was held in Croydon on 3 December 2015. One of the biggest UK amateur boxing […]

Lewis Richardson supported by the Rob George Foundation

Care UK raise funds for the Rob George Foundation

Christmas Jumpers at Care UK

Staff at Care UK, based in Colchester, Essex, generously raised funds for the RGF at their Christmas party. Here is Lorraine from the RGF, collecting a cheque for £561.50 from staff, all proudly sporting their fabulous selection of Christmas jumpers.