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Beth Tweddle MBE

Britain's Greatest ever Female Gymnast


Your Life

About Your Life

'Your Life engages with young people, teachers, parents, business and government with an ultimate goal of increasing the numbers of young people studying Maths and Physics post-16 by 50% by the end of 2017'.

'If I hadn’t studied persevered with Maths and Physics I wouldn’t have been able to study the degree I wanted, a degree that has helped me enormously in my post-gymnastics career in running my own business'. - Beth Tweddle

Alder Hey Children's Charity
About Alder Hey

'Alder Hey Children’s Charity raises vital funds to help make Alder Hey in the Park a truly world-class, patient-friendly hospital for the 275,000 patients and families we care for every year.

Since October 2013, over £22m has been raised for a range of life-saving medical equipment and facilities that are making a real differene to families every day'.

Claire House

About Claire House

'Claire House Children’s Hospice helps seriously and terminally ill children live life to the full by creating wonderful experiences and bringing back a sense of normality to family life'.

Great Ormond Street

About Great Ormond Street

'Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is an international centre of excellence in child healthcare.

Together with our research partner, the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, we form the UK’s only academic Biomedical Research Centre specialising in paediatrics.

Since its formation in 1852, the hospital has been dedicated to children’s healthcare and to finding new and better ways to treat childhood illnesses'.

The British Gymnastics Foundation exists to create opportunities through gymnastics, to bring real improvements to the lifes of people and communities most in need.
They are passionate about using gymnastics to help improve peoples' lives and they strive to ensure that their programmes continue toc create a positive impact where it is needed the most.
The motivation for setting up the British Gymnastics Foundation is to provide considerable benefit for the public. They will strive to develop people and help htem reach their full potential through sport by providing opportunities to improve peoples' lives and strengthen communities with the positive influence of sport.
The British Gymnastics Foundation works closely in partnership with British Gymnastics, to add value in the following three focus areas initially:
1. Disability gymnastics
2. Gymnastics in schools
3. Providing assistance to those experiencing hardship who may wish to participate in gymnastics.