Greenwich Starting Blocks Fundraising Dinner
- Location: Building 6, The O2
- Date: 06/11/2014
- Time: 19:15 - 24:00
BLP's Claire Hudson (Business Development) will be attending the Greenwich Starting Blocks Dinner 2014 on 06 November at Building 6, The O2.
The borough's budding sporting stars will be centre stage at a special fundraising dinner, which will raise vital money to support local athletes on their journey to the next Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and other sporting competitions.
Hosted by Sky Sports presenter and former Olympic gymnast Jacquie Beltrao, the evening will see legendary sports promoter Barry Hearn share anecdotes from his career, which has revolutionised sports from snooker to darts and boxing. Music for the event will be provided by singer-songwriter Daniel Pearce.
Guests will receive an insight into the world of a modern young athlete as Jacquie Beltrao interviews Greenwich Starting Blocks rising stars.
Founded in 2007, Greenwich Starting Blocks helps support and develop young people gifted in a sporting discipline. To date over 140 athletes across the Royal Borough of Greenwich have benefited.
A champagne reception will be available from 19:15.
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