Sports Bursary Profile
Beth Leighfield, Geography
Sport: Surfing - Long boarding
Current level / ranking:
- 3rd Women’s division 2017
- 5th Women in Britain
- 19th Individually in World Championships (first world championships representing team GB)
- Qualify the world long board championships and represent GB.
- Aim to be a good ambassador for the sport.
How has the Sports Bursary encouraged / enabled your progress?
Supporting the financial side to enable me to travel and compete on the European Circuit gaining experience competing against the world’s best longboaders.