Jon Smith: Big Bike Challenge

As we prepare for this years biggest edition of the Big Bike Challenge, supported by Wessex Regional Care, we caught up with Jon Smith, who’s transition from project participant to thriving fundraiser has been a sight to behold. How is your training for the Big Bike Challenge going? It’s going well.  I hadn’t been on a […]


Saints Foundation participants put their team building skills to the test at Battlefield Live

13 participants from Saints Foundation’s Premier League Works and Saints4Sport programmes recently had a unique opportunity to test their team building skills at New Forest Activities’ Combat Live. Selected as a reward for their ongoing commitment and hard work in their respective programmes, it also provided an opportunity to test all the transferrable skills they learn throughout […]


Rohullah Yaqubi: A Saints Connection

Video games and getting into trouble are the staple diet of many teenagers, but since engaging with Saints Connect, Rohullah has found better ways to spend his time… Saints Connect is a referral-based project, targeting young men and women aged 11-16 across Southampton, providing them with the opportunity to engage in sport, music and team-building activities […]


Mark Ridley: The Story So Far

After a serious motorcycle accident in 2014, Mark began engaging with Saints Foundation to help deal with his injuries. Now four years on, his story continues to progress…  Overcoming the trauma of a serious accident is something many people face, and after Mark Ridley, 29, was left with paralysation on his left hand side and […]


Premier League Works: Half way there

Saints Foundation’s Premier League Works programme exists to offer young people, aged between 16-25, the opportunity to develop skills that will assist them in gaining employment. Saints Foundation utilises links with local businesses and organisations to provide unique experiences for its participants. The 12-week programme aims to improve participants’ confidence, teamwork and employability skills through […]