Sports Chair - Grace Youell
I chair Bristol SU's Sports Exec who are responsbile for setting priorities for the year and working on improving sport for at Bristol. We also lead on Varsity and creating a community of sport at Bristol.
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Here is my manifesto:
Sport is on the rise at Bristol University with a growing number of clubs and students involved. I believe sport encourages friendship and learning, improves physical and mental health and provides a sense of achievement and learning; for these reasons I want to do what I can to give easy access to sport and provide the platform for improvement whether as a beginner, star striker, centre, backstroker or doubles player.
My experience includes 2 years playing for a 1st team, setting up a Participation to Performance (P2P) squad as Club Captain of Basketball and working with a fantastic committee and staff at SEH and Bristol SU to implement a number of changes in the club. These experiences have shown me that with a combination of passion, good ideas and a strong support team, vast improvements can be made in the provision of sport both at participation and performance level. In conjunction with Club Captains, the Sport and Student Development Officer, Bristol SU and SEH I would like to build on these improvements to get more students involved in Bristol sport. I intend to do this by: