When 23 stone Ben Fairburn first approached a local athletics club, he was hoping for some extra motivation. Four years on and nearly 10 stone lighter, he tells us how volunteers at the club helped him turn his life around.
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Running 43 marathons and cheerleading London 2012’s Games Makers showed Join In patron Eddie Izzard how sport volunteering can transform and improve the UK’s communities.
Every year kicks off with same list of resolutions. Promises are made with the best intensions but most never quite last until the end of January. Join In explains how volunteering in sport ticks every box and will be the only resolution that you stick to through 2015 and beyond.