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Volunteer Stories

Why should you volunteer in sport? 

This page is dedicated to telling these stories, to show you volunteers who have changed their life through sport. Whether they are a coach, an official, a participant, running a club or general helper we want to tell their story.

If you’ve got a story to tell and want to be featured here please use the contact details at the bottom of this page. 

Here is our sixth story featuring Gildredge Park Bowls Club.  

‘We concluded our niche market was the person coming up to retirement or has recently retired. That’s our market. We give people a purpose and role in life, and they can be incredibly active. You won’t necessarily get that same attitude with youngsters who often have other priorities in life.

Click here to read the full story

For more information please contact:

Nick Chellel

Nick Chellel

Strategic Workforce Officer

07766 894494

Nick is the Strategic Workforce Officer for Active Sussex, leading on workforce development for Active Sussex and the implementation of the Workforce Delivery Plan. Nick is also the CYP Safeguarding Lead Officer for Active Sussex.