Torch Trophy Trust bursaries provide financial support to individuals or groups wishing to undertake training to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills in order to assist their club, organisation or community to develop their chosen sport.
A testimonial - click here to read the testimonial from Bursary recipient Nigel Judd showing the difference the Bursary made to his coaching deliovery and participation engagement.
You can apply for one of the limited number of bursaries that are granted each year if you are:
Grants of up to £1,000 are available.
07 December 2013 - Bursary applications closed at 5pm 06 December 2013.
Any queries can be sent to:
Torch Trophy Trust
4th Floor, Burwood House
14-16 Caxton Street
The next bursary application period will be notified here later in 2014
It has now opened up a new world of contacts within the squash world and made more elite level coaches available to share best practice and ideas. This will be opened up when invited to coaching conventions delivered by the Elite squash performance team of England squash & Racketball.
I am now in a better position to advise on long term athlete development and be in a position where I am producing playing and competition plans for our selected juniors.
This is now coming to tuition as we have had more of our juniors be selected to represent the county and regional squads.
“A year of undertaking a level 3 coaching qualification has opened my eyes to long term Development for the athlete and also as a coach “
Some of the sports which have benefitted from bursaries over the years.