Commonwealth Pole Vaulter Hits the States
I am a Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games potential athlete, looking to raise funds to compete in Arizona, America in April. It is a fantastic opportunity to vault the games standard and pursue my dream.
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Your Opportunity to Get Involved in the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games!
Please take the opportunity to make a Glasgow athlete's dream of competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games come true!
I am pole vaulter from Glasgow, and have competed for the local club Victoria Glasgow for the past 7 years. I have now re-located to Loughborough to train as a full-time athlete with hopes of reaching the Commonweath Games final. Part of my plans to reach that final (in front of the home crowd at Hampden!) is to fund a trip to Arizona to compete in a number of world-class competitions. The trip is set to cost £2000 and therefore any support towards the trip will be hugely appreciated!
I have currently vaulted 3.90m, only 15 cm off the games standard!! Therefore your support will be going a long way to ensure that I have every opportunity to reach that qualifying standard, and hopefully to surpass it! Certainly my target will be to aim for 4m20cm to push for a place in the final.
I am looking to raise £600 towards my trip, as this will help to cover the cost of my flights.
In return for large contributions I will happily wear company branding in competitions, offer motivational and work/life balance blogs to the company and if possible, mention your support in media and press releases! However, there are also some other great rewards for those on a budget!
Many, many thanks!!
Promised of our £600 target
A personal message to say thank you for your support over Facebook or Twitter200 rewards, 200 remaining
Along with a Twitter tag i will send a personal card to say a MASSIVE thank you for your support.200 rewards, 200 remaining
Along with a personal and social media big thank you, I will also happily offer any sporting, fitness, healthy eating/living advice, or answer any related questions you may have :) great opportunity to get some top tips!100 rewards, 99 remaining
To say a special thank you I will send some of my ''award winning'' protein brownies, along with a thank you card and social media thank you's.20 rewards, 19 remaining
For this very generous sum I will brand my pole vault bag, running t-shirts, competition tent, and other suitable suggestions with the companys logo. This is a great way to make the companys support and contributions noticeable to others. Furthermore, I will take photos with the branding clearly visible, and share these over social media.6 rewards, 4 remaining
For this incredibly generous amount I will display company branding on my athletics clothing and equipment as before. I woud also be more than happy to make an apperance at any corportate events; to offer motivational or healthy living advice; send monthly emails/ blogs to the company which show the fun side to fitness, or give a summary of whats going on in the world of athletics. If possible, I will also make mention of the company's support in interviews, blogs, and media days related to the Commonwealth Games.3 rewards, 3 remaining