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Closed 31/10/2019

raised of £2,000 target by 7 supporters

    Weʼve raised £180 to assist with Olympic pathway snowboard coaching fees for Darcey-jane aka @Dj_boarder_

    Funded on Thursday, 31st October 2019

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    Darcey-jane who is currently the under 16’s Welsh Slopestyle (snowboarding) Champion 2018 secured this title within just a few months of starting her official freestyle snowboard training at her local ski and snowboarding centre in Cardiff, Like many young athletes Dj has a dream of becoming a professional female snowboarder. She trains endlessly in various, related disciplines including Trampboarding and Wakeboarding but craving for a more formal on snow experience after winning an event in Norfolk led us to a British run snowboard training academy based in Austria.
    The academy provides a defined ‘Olympic Snowboarding Pathway’ development program for young athletes which includes a series of international competitions, unfortunately at present there is no facility in Wales to support a full time competing young athlete in this sport.

    Completed International Competitions During 2018-19 season:-
    On Dec 22nd 2018 she entered her first international competition, The Zillertal Valley Ralley Tour Stop 1 and finished with a bronze place out of 12 entrants.
    Jan 20th 2019- Zillertal Valley Ralley Tour Stop 2 -silver position out of 16
    Feb 23rd 2019 Q parks tour Penken Park - silver
    March 3rd, Zillertal Valley Ralley Tour Stop 3- Silver

    She has spent almost 20 weeks training abroad since Easter 2018. We are looking for financial support to help her attend the academy on a more full time basis during 2019/20.
    The official report from the snowboarding camp reads…''Her attitude is incredible and the key to her achievements. Her answer is always 'YES' to trying something new. This is exactly how we need our athletes to behave and shows trust in the program''. says Steve Addicott from

    Thank You for your generosity however large or small. It all helps..don't foget to follow and like 'Darcey-jane Williams' on her journey via instagram @dj_boarder_



    • Brett Williams4 years ago
      Brett Williams

      Brett Williams

      4 years ago

      With the winter season now over it was a superb first official part season in the Austrian mountains where Darcey-jane bagged 4 podium finishes from 4 entered events. 3 silvers and 1 bronze. unfortunately having to sit out the final comp due to a bang to the head. keep up to date via her instagram page @Dj_boarder_ This coming weekend she will be participating in her first ever wakeboarding competition as part of the summer series championships.....Good Luck..!! Keep an eye out for her fundraising day soon to be posted on FB

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    • Brett Williams5 years ago
      Brett Williams

      Brett Williams

      5 years ago

      March 3rd, Zillertal Valley Ralley Tour Stop 3- Silver place from 10 entrants

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    • Dean & Rachel

      Dean & Rachel

      Jul 16, 2019

      Hi Brett, can’t miss out on the duck race 🐥🐥


    • West Wales Properties

      West Wales Properties

      Jul 4, 2019

      Keep up the fantastic efforts you have made so far. Good luck in​ the future.


    • Gareth Rees

      Gareth Rees

      Jun 28, 2019

      Best of luck in your quest DJ, hopefully we will catch up again soon.


    • Anonymous


      Jun 28, 2019

      Good luck DJ


    • Caroline Rees

      Caroline Rees

      Jun 19, 2019

      This is the payment for our Ducks! DJ keep training :)


    • Margaret Harding

      Margaret Harding

      Jun 8, 2019

      My contribution to Darcey J Olympic fund Good luck


    • Melonie Joseph

      Melonie Joseph

      Apr 30, 2019

      Good luck and best wishes xxx


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    Brett Williams

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    Being unique in Wales has its draw backs, there is a lack of funding available and a clearly defined snowboarding Olympic training pathway does not yet exist. As a Steel working parent living in South Wales, fundraising is her only option to support her ongoing success.

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