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Bradford's Jake joins top skating hopefuls
8:10am Tuesday 1st October 2013 in News
A teenager from Queensbury is one of four promising figure skaters of the future from Yorkshire who been inducted into a prestigious sporting apprenticeship programme to help achieve their potential.
The National Ice Skating Association (NISA) recently launched the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) – a sports performance programme providing training and development for talented young athletes aged 16-19. Jake Fearnley, 16, was among nine other youngsters who will now go on to join a list of past AASE apprentices that includes Olympic gold medallist swimmer Rebecca Adlington, Olympic diving star Tom Daley and Arsenal and England footballer Jack Wilshere.