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Olympic archer Alison Williamson, from Church Stretton, visits schools in Shropshire
OLYMPIC archer Alison Williamson is encouraging young people to hit their targets.
She is working with Energize Shropshire Telford and Wrekin to tour schools and youth groups throughout the county.
Chris Child, chief executive of Energize Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, is delighted to have Alison on board.
“We could not have a better role model for young people,” he said. “Alison is an Olympic medallist and the country’s bestknown archer.”
Alison, who grew up in Church Stretton, has competed at six Olympic Games.
She available for half-day, full-day or cluster visits to schools and youth groups to motivate young people.
Alison said: “We hope we can inspire the next generation to get involved in sport and help to fulfil the dreams of young people.”
Schools keen to arrange a visit from Alison can call Helen Madden on 01743 453495 or visit: energizestw.org.uk