Yearly archives: 2017


Anniversary Ball Ticket

4th Anniversary Ball

The Rob George Foundation are very excited to be celebrating our 4th Birthday! We’ll be back at The Hurlingham Club, on Saturday 6th January, for another wonderful evening. Whether you’ve been before, or this will be your first time, we would love to see you there. Tickets and details for […]


Grand Canyon to Las Vegas – The finishing line

We made it – not sure how – but we did. Team RGF is something very special. Thank you Andy Bolan, Becca Harris, Dave Vaux, Laura Sharp, Elizabeth Hornung and Nigel Hughes, for joining Pip and me on this latest adventure and showing us how to cycle. Lorraine xxx


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!!!!


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 […]

Trampoliner Martin Bland

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, […]


Launch of Helen Ranson’s new website

We are proud to announce the launch of Helen Ranson’s new website www.survivingme.org. 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 […]

Surviving me - website

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 […]


Oliver Saunders supported by The Rob George Foundation

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 […]