Entries by Liam Scott

Nekoda wins silver at World Judo Championships 2018

Nekoda Davis won the biggest medal of her career to date as she secured second place – and Great Britain’s first silver medal since 2009 – at last weekend’s World Judo Championships. The 25-year-old – who won bronze at last year’s Worlds – went into the competition as fifth seed, beating defending champion and world […]

Emma Wiggs shortlisted for The National Lottery Athlete of the Year Award

Emma Wiggs MBE, Paralympic Gold Medallist and six-time World Championship Paracanoeist, has been nominated for the National Lottery Athlete of the Year Award 2018 in recognition of her outstanding sporting success alongside her work outside of competition. The annual National Lottery Awards look to find the UK’s favourite Lottery-funded projects, celebrating the inspirational people and […]

Shona McCallin teams up with St Helen’s Farm

EMERGE Sport Management athlete Shona McCallin MBE has teamed up with St Helen’s Farm, producers of fresh and nutritious British goats’ milk products, after finding cows’ milk and traditional dairy products caused her discomfort, impacting her tight training schedule and performance on the field. Shona said, “In 2014 my nutritionist advised me to give up […]

Nekoda Davis becomes an ambassador for MuscleFood

EMERGE Sport Management athlete Nekoda Davis becomes the latest GB athlete to join Team MuscleFood to promote the importance of moving more and eating better. British Judoka World Champion and Commonwealth Gold Medallist Nekoda will use her expertise to help MuscleFood create valuable content, videos and Q&A sessions to educate and help the brand’s customers. […]

Meet the new face of TechPitch™ in the UK

Hear from Shona McCallin on why she cannot wait to spread the word about TechPitch™ around the UK. EMERGE Sport Management athlete Shona McCallin recently signed a three year deal with Dutch company TechPitch™ to become its official UK ambassador. Shona took the time to talk about why she is so excited about her new […]

ParalympicsGB para canoeist Emma Wiggs MBE nominated for Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017

EMERGE Sport Management athlete Emma Wiggs MBE has made the shortlist for the Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017. Her nomination comes after a phenomenal 12 months which has seen Emma retain her British, European and World Championship titles. Those titles, along with her Gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics, means she […]

Chloe Birch prepares for debut World Badminton Championships

EMERGE athlete Chloe Birch is set to make her BWF Badminton World Championships debut next week. The championships are taking place in Glasgow between 21-27 August at the Emirates Arena, where Chloe will be competing in the Women’s Singles. Chloe is representing England alongside Fontaine Chapman in the Women’s Singles, and is excited about making […]