Announcing Alex Beresford as new Empire Fighting Chance ambassador!

8th July 2019

Empire Fighting Chance is delighted to announce that Alex Beresford has joined as an ambassador. The Bristol-born TV personality and ITV presenter became involved in the work at Empire Fighting Chance when filming for his knife crime documentary earlier this year.

Empire Fighting Chance COO Jamie Sanigar, Alex Beresford and CEO Martin Bisp pose for photograph to announce the TV personalities new role as ambassador to the charity

Empire Fighting Chance supporting the ‘Made By Sport’ initiative

24th June 2019

We are pleased to share a recent interview with Jamie Parry, our Head of Business Development, from the recent 'Made by Sport' launch event. Jamie was invited to accompany representatives from other charities across the UK, to discuss how sport can benefit young people.

Jamie Parry being interviewed at the Made By Sport awards

Daniel Edozie – Role model

11th June 2019

Young people in our gym were thrilled to be greeted with a visit from Bristol Flyers basketball star Daniel Edozie last week.

Daniel Edozie playing basketball with young people at Empire Fighting Chance in Easton, Bristol

Kye takes on the 100 Day Challenge!

7th June 2019

Kye recently spoke to his coach Shiren about what Empire Fighting Chance means to him, highlighting just a few of the reasons why he has decided to train over 100 days in preparation for the Bristol Half Marathon in September.

2x Champions of the Month for June!

5th June 2019

Massive congratulations to Caleb (not his real name) and Charlie for tieing our Champion of the Month competition! Both have made so much progress that we couldn't choose between the two of them this time around, so we decided to give them both an Illustrate bag and our framed certificate.

Empire Fighting Chance 2018 Impact Report

30th May 2019

We recently launched our 2018 Impact Report, which celebrates the successes that we had last year, and highlights our progress and growth. In 2018 we supported 3,628 young people.