The Join In blog: Tagged "kitting out"

Just some of the army of volunteers at the kitting out. Our author Aileen is third from left.
Just some of the army of volunteers at the kitting out. Our author Aileen is third from left.

Behind the scenes at the Team GB Rio 2016 kitting out – Part 2

Continuing our peek behind the scenes of the Team GB Rio 2016 kitting out in Birmingham, Aileen Cronin shares her volunteering experience.

Part 1  |  Part 2 


Day one as a volunteer

I didn’t know what to expect but I wasn’t disappointed. The training the day before set the scene, and it was clear how important the kitting out was by the amount of planning that had taken place. (more…)

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Our Local Leaders helped kit out Team GB's European Games athletes.

Team GB’s new clothes

Our Local Leaders joined Team GB staff and Aldi representatives to kit out the UK’s athletes for the maiden European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Two of these volunteers, Geoff Olner and Tori Brady, shared their experiences.
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