Entries by liam.scott@110percent.co.uk

Emma Wiggs receives honorary degree from University of Chichester

EMERGE Sports Management athlete Emma Wiggs received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Chichester, at a graduation ceremony this past Sunday. Emma is a University of Chichester graduate herself having graduated with a degree in sports and exercise science in 2003, before qualifying as a teacher by gaining the Postgraduate Certificate in Education the […]

ParalympicsGB para canoeist Emma Wiggs MBE nominated for Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017

EMERGE Sport Management athlete Emma Wiggs MBE has made the shortlist for the Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017. Her nomination comes after a phenomenal 12 months which has seen Emma retain her British, European and World Championship titles. Those titles, along with her Gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics, means she […]

Emma Wiggs joins Barclays for charity event

EMERGE athlete Emma Wiggs attended an evening with the Foreign Exchange team at Barclays Bank at the beginning of July, in which she spoke to them about her story of success against adversity through sheer determination. Emma, who was 18 when she went on a GAP year to Australia and contracted a virus that initially […]

Emma Wiggs storms to European Gold in Bulgaria

Emma Wiggs has retained her European title after claiming the gold medal at the Para-canoe European Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Clocking a sensational time of 51.292 in the KL2W 200m final, Emma beat the rest of the field by three seconds, ahead of compatriot Charlotte Henshaw and last year’s champion Nadezda Andreeva of Russia. Speaking […]

Emma Wiggs MBE named CRAFT Hero

Paralympic Gold medallist Emma Wiggs MBE has entered into a new partnership with CRAFT Sportswear as her official supplier. The partnership, secured by female-focused talent management agency EMERGE, will provide Emma with specialist high performance kit and accessories to support her intense training schedule in all weathers. Commenting on the agreement, Emma said: “The CRAFT […]