On 19th December 2019, Janet Strang the Chairperson of Cunninghame Housing Association presented a cheque for £1000 to Ryan Henry to assist with his competition costs for this season. Ryan trains locally in Saltcoats with North Ayrshire Table Tennis Club (NATTC) and is currently going through an application to gain his coaching license. He has successfully represented GBR in many international competitions and recently won a bronze medal whilst competing in the Para TT Mexico Open. Ryan is also studying for a BA in Sports Coaching and Development at the University of West of Scotland.
Janet Strang Chairperson commented “We are delighted to be able to support 19 year old Ryan Henry who is currently the Men’s Singles Champion of the Scottish National Disability Championships.”
The funding for Ryan came from the Associations “Making Our Communities a Better Place Fund” which operates throughout the year (1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020) until the allocated funding is exhausted.
Local Groups or individuals interested in finding our more about the Associations “Making Our Communities Better Places” Fund can do so by following the link below or downloading the application form.