Following the success of the Huddersfield Giants Women’s team during 2021 and in anticipation of an even more thrilling 2022, the Huddersfield Giants Community Trust are excited to launch the inaugural Network and Sponsorship Event at Lockwood Park, Huddersfield on Monday 22nd November at 6pm.
The event will delve into women in sport and feature some hugely inspirational special guest speakers including Julia Lee, Lisa Jagger and Sky Sport’s Jenna Brooks who will share their personal experiences in sport and how it is has shaped their lives. Huddersfield Giants Captain and England Internationals, Bethan Oates and Shona Hoyle will also take to the stage to discuss their own achievements and the future and aspirations of Huddersfield Giants Women.
There will be plenty of time to network and meet other like-minded business people, as this event will be the start of building a local community of businesses that will be the force behind a female sports team. It is believed this network will drive a team that will become well known across the town inspiring women and girls to get and stay engaged in sport.
CEO of Huddersfield Community Trust, Lisa Darwin commented ‘We are looking forward to hosting an informative evening that will leave people feeling inspired and excited to get involved in. It will be a memorable evening that will mark the start of something special for not just the Huddersfield Giants Women’s team but for local female sport as a whole.’
Please register your interest via the link HERE to confirm your free space at the event. For more information or if you are unable to attend but would like to get involved, please email Lisa@hgct.co.uk or phone 01484 442249
Date: Monday 22nd November
Location: Lockwood Park, Beverley Drive, Huddersfield, HD4 6EN
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Louise Brown, Head Teacher, Headfield Juniors
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Nadeem Sarwar, PE Coordinator Spring Grove
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Dave Spencer, Hillside Primary School
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Chris Lindley, Head of Physical Education, Bruntcliffe Academy
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