Partners and Games supporters

World Transplant Games 2019 are delivered by destination management and marketing organisation Newcastle Gateshead Initiative on behalf of World Transplant Games Federation and Transplant Sport UK and in partnership with the following:

MLS Contracts; Newcastle City Council; Gateshead Council; Sunderland City Council; Newcastle University; Northumbria University; The; Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust; Donor Family Network; NHS Blood and Transplant

The Games delivery partners would like to thank the following organisations for their support.


Westfield Health – Games Sponsor

NHS Blood and Transplant – Games Sponsor

HSBC – Games Sponsor



PHA UK – Petanque Supporter

Ineos – Cycling Sponsor

Legacy of Life – Gift of Life Run Sponsor

Fairstone Group Tennis and basketball sponsor, fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

True Potential – Sponsor of track & field programme

Tombola – Swimming Sponsor

CHUF: Children’s Heart Fund Unit – Gift of Life Run Children’s 3k Sponsor

Sage UK – sponsor of Sage 6k, fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

Bright North East Volunteer Trust – Physio Uniform Sponsor



NEXUS – Transport partner

Bidfood – Official Food partner and fundraiser

Go North East – Transport Partner

GREGGS – Official Food Partner

SHA – Official Design Partner

Lookers – Official Vehicle Partner

Northumbria Water – Water Partner

Frontier Group – Games Telecommunications Provider and fundraiser

TSG – Laptop Provider, and fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

Ricoh – Print Support, prize donor and fundraiser

United Carlton – Photocopier and Paper Supplier, fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

Collingwood Insurance – Motor Vehicle Insurance Provider and fundraiser

North East Ambulance Service

Evolve North – GDPR Advisor

Remember Media – Print Partner

Newcastle International Airport




Liver North

Drummond Central

Graham Wylie Foundation


Nimmy Dean & Family

The Jemima Layzell Trust

Parkdean – printed raffle tickets, donated prizes, fundraiser and volunteer supporter

Home Group -fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

AON – fundraiser and volunteer programme supporter

Berry’s Jewellers – donated raffle prize and fundraiser



Centre for Life

Close House Golf Resort

Eagles Community Arena

Gateshead International Stadium

Hetton Lyons Country Park

Hollywood Bowl


St. James’ Park

Sage Gateshead

Sports Central at Northumbria University

Sunderland Aquatic Centre

The Northumberland Club

Utilita Arena

The Town Moor – thanks to the Freemen of Newcastle