We are delighted to announce that the English discus record holder Jade Lally has signed to be represented by 17 Sports Management Limited.
Jade from Horsham, competed for England in the women's discus at the 2014 Commonwealth Games where she won a bronze medal. In 2016 she made the big breakthrough in class throwing in excess of 65m, giving her the qualifying standard for the Rio Olympic Games.
"We are proud and excited to welcome Jade to the team" said 17 Sports Management Director Ian Byers. "Jade had a number of opportunities to sign with other companies and we are delighted that she chose 17 to represent her best interests. 2016 is a huge year for Jade and we will be working closely with her ensure that she has the best opportunities come the Olympic Games later this year".
Co founder of 17 Management, Hannah Cockroft MBE said "After a super successful start to the year, breaking the English discus record numerous times, we're excited to see how far Jade can go and we're so pleased that she has chosen us to go on the journey with her. Welcome to #Team17, Jade"!
Jade said, "super excited to have teamed up with 17 Management. I had many opportunities to sign with other companies but 17 have been on my radar for some time and I'm delighted that we are officially working together".
Recently Jade gave a very good interview to Spikes Magazine, where she talks about her career to date and her aims and aspirations for the future. You can read the article here Spikes Magazine
You can follow Jade on Twitter @JadeLallyT69
Through her Facebook page or her website www.jadelally.com