News and Updates

Update on our USA bike ride challenge

Update on our USA challenge so far….. the desert can be surprisingly cold, the desert has way more hills than any of us imagined, the desert can be VERY windy and mostly head on, so far we have all survived. Tomorrow – Route 66 – cue everyone break into song!!!!

Trampoliner Martin Bland

Successful year for promising Trampoliner Martin Bland

The Rob George Foundation backs promising young North East Trampoliner – 14 year-old Martin Bland currently attends Apollo Trampoline Club in Washington, Tyne & Wear. Martin has had a very successful year becoming the Elite North of England and Elite British Champion in his Age Group! Martin’s dream is to […]

Ride for Rob – the fourth episode!

In a little more than a week our latest mad cycling adventure in aid of The Rob George Foundation will begin! To our many friends who have already supported us on this and/or our previous escapades – an enormous thank you. To anyone who is still intending to sponsor us, […]

Surviving me - website

Launch of Helen Ranson’s new website

We are proud to announce the launch of Helen Ranson’s new website Helen is the mum of Alex Nash, a close friend of Rob’s at Loughborough University. We hope you’ll take a moment to read the stories on the site, maybe even Lorraine’s account of “Surviving Rob”. Listen to […]

Megan’s continued successes

Megan Williams dad has just been in touch to update us on Megan’s continued successes.  At the end of May 2017 she was once again selected to represent Wadokai England in Sardinia later in the year and Megan has also just passed her jkf 1st Dan Black belt. Well done […]

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