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£3,247raised of £15,000 target by 95 supporters

Weʼre raising £15,000 to enable Jessica Jane Applegate MBE to continue her career as a Paralympic Swimmer.

Location
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Category
Sports
Time left
14 days to go

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Four-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Jane Applegate MBE may be forced to retire at the young age of 20, due to a cut in funding.

Despite winning 3 medals at Rio 2016 just 9 weeks after career-saving surgery and competing with a prolapsed disc in her back, Jessica's funding will drop from £21,000 to £11,000 as she was unable to reach a personal best this year. As well as this, Jessica has unfortunately lost the use of a £5000 grant.

This means Jessica is no longer able to cover the costs of necessities such as, travel, accommodation, race entry fees and racing suits.

Please help us in raising £15,000 to support such a determined Norfolk athlete to continue her career as an International Para Swimmer and achieve her dream of representing Great Britain at Tokyo 2020.

Thank you for your generosity.



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    • Craig Randall

      Craig Randall

      Dec 7, 2016

      £50.00

    • Lucy Grattan

      Lucy Grattan

      Dec 4, 2016

      Go girl xx

      £30.00

    • Julie Shortland

      Julie Shortland

      Dec 4, 2016

      Good luck with raising sponsorship. I hope you meet your target, you deserve it.

      £20.00

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    Norfolk, United Kingdom

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