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King's Sport Performance Athletes

The King's Sport Performance Athlete programme is as a way of supporting and developing some of the most talented athletes from within our student body and offers financial sponsorship and support to students who compete in their chosen sport at the highest level whilst studying at King’s.


How to become a Performance Athlete


Athletes awarded a scholarship will benefit from financial support and a range of specialist support services designed to help student athletes achieve their potential and support the King's Sport goal to improve our sporting performance and profile. For more information on the performance programme please click through to the Performance Scholarships page.


Gold Performance Athletes


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Dina Asher-Smith - GB 100m & 200m Athlete -  More info.Laviai Nielsen - GB 400m Athlete -  More info. Shona Richards - GB 400mh Athlete -  More Info.

2016 - Selected for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

2016 - European 200m Champion

2015 - British 100m Champion & 60m indoor Champion

2015 - Britsh 60m, 100m and 200m Record Holder  

2014 - IAAF World Junior Championships 100m Gold


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2016 - BUCS Outdoor 200m Champion

2015 - U20 European 400m Champion

2015 - BUCS Outdoor 400m Silver

2015 - U20 Indoor National 400m Champion

2014 - World Junior 4x400m Relay Silver


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2015 - European U23 Championships 400mh 4th

2014 - IAAF World Junior Championships 400mh Silver

2014 - IAAF World Junior Championships 4x400m Silver     

2014 - British Junior 400m hurdles record - 56.16s

2014/2015: National U20/U23 400mh Champion


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Sam Curry - GB Modern Pentathlon Athlete Iman Lansiquot - GB 100m Athlete                                                                                      




Silver Performance Athletes


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James Simpson - Team GB U23 HockeyMattho Mandersloot - Taekwondo Poomsae (NTR)                          Daniel McGlade - GB Fencing (Epee)

 2015 - Sultan of Johor Cup - Gold

2014 - European U21 Hockey Championships Bronze

2012 - 4 Nations U21 Hockey Championships Gold               

2015 - Gwangju Summer Universiade - Ranked 22nd

2015 - Berlin Open Poomsae Championship Gold

2013 - Czech Open Poomsae Championship Bronze

2015 - Junior Commonwealth Games 7th

2015 - Junior National Champs 3rd

2015 - Senior National Champs 26th

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Phoebe Read - U20 Development Squad FootballRose Thomas - Field Hockey (Wales Hockey) Rajan Rai - GB Fencing



2016 - World Junior Championships Foil Team Bronze

2015 - GB Junior Nationals Gold

2015 - UK School Games Gold

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Maximilian Nicholls - GB Mountain RunningAlex Mitton - GB U23 Alex Mitton                                       Timothy Tay - Singapore Gymnastics                           

 2016 - UK Inter-Counties Fell Running Championships 4th

2015 - Junior World Running Mountain Champs 6th

2015 - European Mountain Running Champs Bronze


2016 - BUCS Championships Multi-event medalist

2015 - South East Asia Games Bronze

2014 - Commonwealth Games 10th

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Sophie Paterson - GB Development Wheelchair BasketballPatrick Boomer 


2016 - EUSA Regatta M2- Silver

2014 - Victoria State Champs M4+ 1st


Bronze Performance Athletes


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Tom Chandler - GKT Hockey - GBU21 Trials                                Brodie Fairchild - Hockey               Calum Macnamara -GB Weightlifting          
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Victoria Ogunseitan - England Karate                                   Alexander Beck  - Thai U20 Fencing                        Owen Hughes - U20 Wales Development Squad Rugby
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 Elizabeth Crake - Rugby (Flanker)                          Elizabeth Jones - Hockey                      George Beal - KCL Rugby - Previous Sale Academy
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 Charlotte Burford - KCL Road Cycling Matthew Radley - RugbyMark Willams - 400m Athlete
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Phone Pyae Naing - Nymar Badminton           Sarah Pearson - Scotland 100mh and 400mh Hannah Viner - 10k and Cross Country
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Robert Sutherland - Triple Jump Athlete Lennox Thompson - 400mh AthleteShreya Anil - U20 Team GB Fencing

Performance Potential Athletes


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Abdullah Izzidien - GB Tumbler -Gymnastics       Fionnuala Gannon - GBJ - GBU23 Pathway - Rowing                              Amy Swain - England Korfball     

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Meghan Sullivan - GB/England Ice HockeyEsme Jones - SailingJack Downer - England Futsal
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Jade Marie Knight - GB Touch Rugby                                               Kulwinder Singh - Discus Throw, Shot Put, Hammer ThrowGuy Screaton - GBJ Rowing


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