John Regis on his appointment John made this statement:

“When you have companies and individuals willing to help and provide support to young people and show them a direction away from gangs and knives, supporting The Star Foundation and their partnership with sports clubs and facilities was an easy decision for me.”

The athletics star continued, “There are some exciting campaigns coming out of The Star Foundation, and through these we are looking to provide opportunities and support to as many young people from all backgrounds as we can.”