Our Sporting Heroes Join the Campaign!

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!