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Team GB Partnership

We're proud to be an Official Partner of Team GB for Paris 2024. Watch this space for more exciting Persimmon X Team GB news as the Olympic Games draw nearer!

Proud partner of Team GB

At Persimmon we celebrate the importance of home and understand the strong connection between the places where we put down roots, and the things we can go on to achieve. 

In the lead-up to Paris 2024, we'll be posting lots of exciting content in partnership with Team GB, from Team GB athlete appearances across our communities to competitions and challenges. 

My Olympic Roots

My Olympic Roots is a series of videos in partnership with Team GB, exploring what home and community mean to some of our Team GB athletes.

Your roots, your community, your home.

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Athlete appearances

In the lead up to Paris 2024, we're excited to welcome Team GB athletes to a number of Persimmon-run events, from show home openings to inspiring meet and greets in the communities we create. 

Get Set to Build a Community

Looking for new ways to inspire the next generation? Produced in collaboration with Team GB, Get Set to Build a Community is a cross-curricular challenge for schools, aimed at students aged 11-14

Read more here. 

Star power at the Winchester Half Marathon

The Winchester Marafun took place in September 2022 and Persimmon was proud to support the event. We invited along 2 time Olympic athlete and runner Chris Thompson as part of our Team GB official partnership. 

Read more here. 

Olympian presents South West sports award in housebuilder partnership

Newton Abbot College held its annual sports awards on Monday 10th July, with Olympic long-distance runner Joanne Pavey handing out the prizes. 

Read more here. 

Double Olympic Gold Medallist joins Persimmon to support mental health charity

Yorkshire born Olympian Alistair Brownlee MBE joined the family and friends of Charlie Dallas Lancaster for the Mile a Life event in York. 

Read more here. 

Olympic gold-medallist opens show home in Stratford upon Avon

The show home at Sonnet Park was officially opened by Olympic gold medal-winning rower Matt Gotrel, who claimed victory with Team GB's men's eight crew at Rio 2016.

Read more here. 

Shrewsbury Amateur Swimming Club meets Team GB athlete

A Shrewsbury-based swimming club will be diving into future competitions with more motivation, thanks to an inspiring meet and greet organised by our West Midlands team.

Read more here. 

Team GB Olympian opens Scartho Top development

Home buyers were welcomed to the Regency Meadows development in Grimsby by Lia Nici MP and local Team GB Olympian Rosalind Brett. 

Read more here. 

Team GB athlete attends Persimmon Community Champions donation at Lawley Primary School

The primary school in Lawley, West Midlands, received a cash boost to rejuvenate its outdoor spaces. The presentation was attended by Team GB athlete Gemma Howell, and the West Midlands sales team. 

Read more here. 

Team GB judoka opens show home in Redditch

The show home at new development The View in Redditch was officially opened by Team GB athlete Gemma Howell, who also prepared a healthy meal in the new kitchen. 

Read more here. 

Team GB gymnast inspires primary pupils

Olympic medallist and Commonwealth Games champion Daniel Purvis visited primary schools in West Lothian, organised by Persimmon as part of the Team GB partnership. 

Read more here. 

Team GB athlete opens Market Harborough show home

The show home at The Hawthorns, in the popular town of Market Harborough, has been officially opened by Team GB gymnast Sam Oldham.

Read more here. 

Wingate Centre charity gifted £1,000 donation following Persimmon collaboration with Olympian Bryony Page

Persimmon Homes, the Official Housebuilder of Team GB, has donated £1,000 to the Wingate Special Children’s Trust, a Nantwich based charity providing inclusive sport and recreation facilities for children with special educational needs and disabilities.

Read more here.

From the competition ring to the kitchen

After taking a tour of a brand new Persimmon show home, champion judoka Gemma Howell shares her tips for starting the year right with a balanced and nutritious diet. 

Read more here. 

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Supporting your communities

At Persimmon we're proud to support our local communities. Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. We also have a programme of community events taking place as part of our partnership with Team GB for the 2024 Paris Olympics, along with other great initiatives. 

 

Community Champions logo

Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Whilst the programme is running, each of our regional offices makes a donation of up to £6,000 every quarter to local organisations.

Persimmon Homes official partner with Team GB

We're proud to be one of Team GB's official partners for Paris 2024. In the lead up to the Olympics we'll be posting lots of exciting content in partnership with Team GB, from athlete appearances to competitions and challenges.

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