We are so grateful to Duncan Goodhew and Mark Foster, who are just two of the fabulous Sporting Heroes who have shown their support for the Sports Campus plans so far.
Mark Gene, Ferrari F1 Test Driver
Tanni Grey-Thompson, winner of 11 Paralympic Gold Medals with RLS students and staff
Dominic Mahoney, Olympic Pentathlete
Kenny Logan, former Scotland Rugby International
Team GB Olympic Trampolinists
Craig Pickering, Olympic Sprinter – & former RLS Student!
Jonathan Davies OBE, former Wales Rugby International
Nico Rosberg, Former Mercedes F1 driver
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes F1 driver
Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes F1 Driver
Former England cricketer, David Gower OBE
Sally Gunnell, OBE DL
Former Olympic sprinter, Michael Johnson
Brighton & Hove Albion striker and former RLS student, Sam Baldock
‘Old Latin’ and ex-MK Dons and current Sheffield United player, George Baldock
Former gymnast and sports presenter, Gabby Logan
Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE, England and Great Britain women’s hockey player and 2016 Olympic Gold medallist
Former World Champion marathon, half-marathon and cross-country runner Paula Radcliffe, MBE
We asked RLS students to tell us who their sporting heroes and heroines were, and to draw their portraits. Here are a couple of our favourites!