Success stories


  • Billy Pye - Success storiesBilly's story23 January 2013

    With another Paralympic Games medal haul that would place him above major world nations on the medal table, legendary swimming coach Billy Pye has added the Sport Wales Coach of the Year title to his list of 2012 successes.

  • Aled Davies Success storiesWelsh sports stars return to a hero's welcome01 October 2012

    Welsh sports stars from both the Olympics and Paralympics received a hero’s welcome when they enjoyed a welcome home celebration in Cardiff Bay.

  • Fighting Fit GymFighting Fit Gym, Griffithstown16 July 2012

    After her Taekwondo classes became too full, Jo Draper decided that she needed a bigger facility.

  • Corwen FCCorwen FC25 June 2012

    Corwen FC used a local primary school pitch for their training sessions, but when vandals damaged the goalposts it meant the team no longer had a place to train.

  • Jo NicholasJo's story06 July 2010

    Jo couldn't even run to the post box before she was encouraged to take up running by her univeristy friends.