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									                  (1) UK ATHLETICS LTD




                 (2) [NAME OF ATHLETE]




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         WORLD CLASS PERFORMANCE PROGRAMME
           "PERFORMANCE ATHLETE AGREEMENT"
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THIS AGREEMENT is made on the [___] day of [_________] 2009

BETWEEN:

(1)   UK Athletics Ltd (Company Number 3686940), Athletics House, Central
      Boulevard, Blythe Valley Park, Solihull, West Midlands, B90 8AJ (referred
      to as "UKA"); and

(2)   [INSERT NAME AND ADDRESS OF ATHLETE] (the "Athlete").

INTRODUCTION:

(A)   UKA is the national governing body within Great Britain for the sport of
      athletics and is recognised as such by the IAAF/IPC, the BOA/BPA, UK
      Sport and all other bodies involved in the administration of sport. The
      organisation of national and international competitions and trials and the
      selection of national teams require the establishment of national
      federations with certain exclusive powers. UKA is such a federation.

(B)   Members of the WCP wish to be active competitors in the sport and to
      access financial and other support which is available through the WCP with
      the objective of winning medals at the Games and other major
      international championships and competitions.

(C)   UKA and the Athlete wish to enter into this Agreement in order to clarify
      their respective responsibilities and obligations.

(D)   This Agreement is designed to enable each member of the WCP to make
      the most of his or her sporting career and for UKA to continue to develop
      the WCP in support of high performance Athletics.

(E)   Nothing in this Agreement is intended to prevent the Athlete from having
      an existing third party personal sportswear sponsorship arrangement or to
      prevent Athlete entering into such arrangements during the term of the
      Agreement to the extent provided in this Agreement.

IT IS AGREED as follows:

1.    INTERPRETATION

      Words and expressions used in this Agreement shall have the meanings
      set out in Schedule 1.

2.    STATEMENT OF GENERAL PRINCIPLES

2.1   The Parties recognise that the ultimate goal of everyone involved in the
      WCP is to win medals for Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Games
      and other designated international competitions.

2.2   The Parties acknowledge that this Agreement is not a contract of
      employment and the Athlete‟s agreement to become a member of the
      WCP and his or her participation in WCP activities will not create an
      employment relationship between the Athlete and UKA. The Athlete agrees
      that he or she is not entitled to benefit from or participate in policies,
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      schemes or other arrangements which exist for the benefit of employees
      of UKA.

2.3   The Athlete acknowledges that the obligations and duties in relation to his
      or her Performance Plan; GB and NI Team Kit; fitness, injury and illness;
      World Class Conduct; and Anti-Doping which he or she is accepting under
      this Agreement are conducive to his or her own professional development
      as a high performance athlete, and to assist and enable him or her to win
      medals at the Games and other designated international competitions.

2.4   The Athlete and UKA acknowledge that all the obligations and duties which
      UKA is accepting under this Agreement are conducive to the effective
      management of the WCP.

2.5   For the avoidance of doubt, this Agreement supersedes the agreement
      entered into between the Athlete and UKA on [insert], which shall
      terminate automatically upon the commencement of this Agreement
      provided that its termination shall not affect the accrued rights of the
      parties as at termination.

3.    ELIGIBILITY

3.1   To be eligible for membership of the WCP, the Athlete must be eligible to
      compete for Great Britain at the Games and must therefore satisfy the
      eligibility requirements of the IOC, the BOA or BPA, the IAAF or the IPC,
      including (but not limited to) the criteria set out in Clause 3.3 below.

3.2   The Athlete is not eligible to be a member of the WCP or receive any
      financial award or programme support from UKA or UK Sport until UKA has
      received a signed and dated copy of this Agreement from the Athlete.

3.3   The Athlete shall immediately notify UKA should he or she at any time fail
      to satisfy any one or more of the criteria set out below:

(a)   the Athlete shall satisfy the terms and conditions of eligibility and selection
      of the BOA or BPA (as appropriate) to represent Great Britain at the
      Games;

(b)   the Athlete shall satisfy the IAAF/IPC‟s eligibility code with respect to their
      ability to represent Great Britain;

(c)   the Athlete shall hold a current British passport;

(d)   the Athlete shall not be ineligible to compete at the Games by virtue of the
      operation of the BOA‟s Bye-law on "Eligibility for Membership of Team GB
      of Persons Found Guilty of a Doping Offence";

(e)   the Athlete shall be a registered member of an UKA affiliated athletics club
      or National Disability Sports Organisation (as appropriate) and remain a
      registered member during the Membership Period; and

(f)   the Athlete shall not be subject to any disciplinary investigation,
      proceedings or sanction under UKA's rules including, without limitation,
      UKA's Anti-Doping Rules, UKA's Welfare Procedures or any rules
      concerning misconduct.


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4.    TERM

      The Membership Period shall be deemed to have commenced on 1st April
      2009 and is intended to remain in force until 31st March 2013, but may be
      terminated in accordance with the provisions of Clause 10.

5.    UKA’S RESPONSIBILITIES

5.1   Subject always to the continued financial support of UK Sport (in amounts
      sufficient to enable the delivery of the services referred to in this Clause)
      and in consideration of the Athlete‟s responsibilities under this Agreement,
      UKA agrees:

(a)   to manage and operate a world class programme for the sport to the best
      standards achievable within the available funding with a view to
      implementing the standards recommended by UK Sport as best practice as
      these apply from time to time;

(b)   to consult closely with the Athlete as part of his or her induction to the
      WCP (and, for Athletes already established on the WCP, at periodic
      intervals thereafter) in the process of developing the Athlete‟s
      Performance Plan;

(c)   to work together with the Athlete to plan, monitor and review his or her
      Performance Plan on an ongoing basis to ensure that personal targets are
      set and monitor that the Athlete continues to progress towards them. The
      Athlete‟s performance level will be reviewed on a regular basis, being a
      minimum of at least once every 12 months;

(d)   to notify the Athlete of UKA's requirements and standards of training and
      performance relating to the WCP as may be amended from time to time;

(e)   to provide a package of support and benefits to the members of the WCP
      during their respective Membership Periods as set out below. Listed at (i)
      to (xiii) below are those general benefits currently available to athletes
      (note that the APA listed at (xiii) is provided by UK Sport not UKA and that
      UKA has no responsibility to procure its supply). The services are designed
      to support the athlete in delivering the personal performance and
      development goals agreed in the Athlete‟s Performance Plan. The level or
      amount by which each athlete is entitled to enjoy any of the benefits is
      determined on a case by case basis by UKA at its sole discretion. The
      benefits are:

      (i)     Training,    Competition   and   Personal   Development   Planning   &
              Review;

      (ii)    Coaching and Training Support including (in some instances and at
              the discretion of UKA) funding of Personal Coaches and access to
              designated training facilities;

      (iii)   GB and NI Team Kit & equipment;

      (iv)    Sports Science Support;

      (v)     Medical Services (including, but not limited to, access to a sports
              doctor and physiotherapist);
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      (vi)     Lifestyle Management and Personal Development Support
               (Performance Lifestyle);

      (vii)    Travel & Accommodation expenses at designated camps & events;

      (viii)   WCP Information & Advice;

      (ix)     Media training and development;

      (x)      BOA/BPA Passport Scheme;

      (xi)     An event agency that supports athletes in gaining access to specific
               competitions;

      (xii)    Products and services provided in kind by the Commercial Partners
               (variable from time to time); and

      (xiii)   Athlete Personal Award funding (provided by UK Sport under the
               terms of an APA Funding Agreement).

      UKA and/or UK Sport are entitled, in their absolute discretion, to amend
      the above list of benefits so that some or all of them may not be available
      to the Athlete under the WCP at any time.

5.2   UKA has entered into an obligation with UK Sport as part of their overall
      funding arrangements to obtain adequate insurance cover with reputable
      insurers in respect of third party/public/employee/legal expense/occupier‟s
      liability in connection with any activities carried out, and/or any facilities
      used as part of the WCP.

5.3   Subject to any limitations on UKA‟s funding and to Clause 11 (Third Party
      Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements), UKA will provide such GB and NI
      Team Kit and equipment as UKA shall reasonably consider is required by
      the Athlete in order to perform as an elite athlete in the sport in a
      Competition and/or in relation to Official GB and NI Team Duties (as
      defined at Clause 6.10). The above GB and NI Team Kit and equipment
      will be of a high standard and, wherever possible, delivered in good time
      to allow the Athlete to test and familiarise his or herself with it in advance
      of competition. For the avoidance of doubt, the provision of GB and NI
      Team Kit and equipment does not cover footwear, eyewear, personal
      timing, throwing equipment or pole vault poles.

5.4   UKA will provide such information and instruction as the Athlete may
      reasonably require to enable him or her to perform his or her obligations
      under this Agreement. UKA draws the Athlete‟s attention to the fact that
      the following written policies and procedures are available from UKA or as
      indicated below:

(a)   Selection & Appeals         Procedures     for   the    WCP   (published   at
      www.uka.org.uk);

(b)   Grievance and Disciplinary        Rules    and   Procedures   (published   at
      www.uka.org.uk);

(c)   Anti-Doping Rules (published at www.uka.org.uk); and


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(d)   Competition Rules and Regulations (published at www.uka.org.uk).

5.5   UKA will ensure that the Head Coach or some other appropriate member
      of the WCP staff is available at reasonable times to receive and consider
      any requests for advice and information, reports, applications or other
      matters from the Athlete.

5.6   UKA will provide the Athlete with updates detailing relevant changes in (i)
      the WCP or (ii) the organisation of UKA, in each case to the extent that
      such changes are relevant to the Athlete.

5.7   Further, UKA agrees:

(a)   to manage its relationship with the Athlete in a manner that can be
      reasonably expected to develop openness, honesty, mutual trust and
      respect, and ensures the highest professional and ethical standards;

(b)   to manage and govern all aspects of the WCP in a manner that constitutes
      good governance and best practice. This involves ensuring that UKA‟s
      sports policies and procedures are regularly reviewed and, if necessary,
      enhanced to comply with current good practice;

(c)   to abide by all the sports policies, procedures and rules adopted by UKA;

(d)   to actively encourage and support consultation with the Athlete in policy
      and programme development and to ensure timely communication of any
      revisions with each Athlete; and

(e)   not to make any public statement (whether made as part of a formal
      interview or not) which is detrimental to the reputation of the Athlete or
      otherwise derogatory or offensive. Fair comment and criticism of a
      sporting performance or behaviour linked to a sporting performance or
      some other aspect of this Agreement (including any violation or alleged
      violation of UKA‟s Anti-Doping Rules) shall not be prohibited by this
      Clause. This Clause will not limit or restrict UKA‟s reporting obligations to
      UK Sport.

5.8   In consideration of the Athlete undertaking his or her responsibilities under
      this Agreement, UKA agrees, subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear
      Sponsorship Agreements):

(a)   to use reasonable endeavours to provide not less than four weeks' notice
      to the Athlete of any requests for Appearances (including details of the
      party on whose behalf or for whose benefit such Appearance is requested)
      and to work with the Athlete and his or her Personal Coaches to ensure
      such Appearances do not conflict with training and competitive
      programmes. UKA will use its reasonable endeavours to work with the
      Athlete to avoid any unnecessary clashes with other personal
      commitments (including personal sponsorship commitments);

(b)   to work with all elements of the media to raise the profile of the sport and
      those individual Athletes in the GB and NI Team;

(c)   where considered appropriate by UKA, to facilitate and organise (where
      appropriate with its Commercial Partners) Send Offs;


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(d)    to facilitate GB and NI Team photo shoots, press conferences and press
       releases to announce team selection and media credible stories;

(e)    to use its reasonable endeavours to facilitate appropriate commercial
       opportunities (including Appearances) for the Athlete with UKA‟s
       Commercial Partners (with the Athlete‟s consent);

(f)    to continue the development of the Televised Event Programme and
       through this the development of individual Athletes;

(g)    to provide comprehensive briefings and/or training in advance of
       commercial activity being undertaken by the Athlete to enable the Athlete
       to fulfil effectively any such commercial activity;

(h)    to provide (or procure provision) to the Athlete of suitably branded apparel
       as may be necessary under this Agreement to fulfil the obligations of
       Appearances (other than in relation to the Scheme, which appearances are
       dealt with under the Scheme Agreement). Where an Appearance relates
       to:

       i.     Team Partners, the apparel will comprise GB and NI Team Kit;

       ii.    Commercial Partners which have no rights to association with the
              GB and NI Team, the apparel may be branded with the Commercial
              Partner's brand and such branding will be provided at the cost of
              the Commercial Partner;

       save always that where the Athlete is subject to a third party apparel,
       footwear and accessories sponsorship arrangement, the provisions of
       Clause 11 shall apply; and

(i)    in the event of the Athlete being selected for the GB and NI Team, to
       provide a package of support and benefits to the Athlete as detailed
       below:

       (i)    an event information pack; and

       (ii)   reasonable access to and support from UKA staff.

5.9    If the Athlete is selected to compete within the Televised Event
       Programme, UKA through its event agency Fast Track may invite the
       Athlete to participate upon the terms of the Televised Event Agreement (to
       which Clause 11 below shall apply). Failure to sign this Athlete Agreement
       will render the Athlete ineligible to compete on the Televised Event
       Programme.

5.10   The Athlete may be eligible to receive an Athlete Performance Bonus (if
       applicable) in accordance with the criteria outlined in Schedule 4, Part A.
       Payment of any Athlete Performance Bonus will ordinarily be made within
       30 days of the conclusion of the event in relation to which the Performance
       Bonus was awarded.

5.11   Once the Athlete has fulfilled his or her Appearance obligations in Clause
       6.31, UKA will pay for any subsequent Appearances requested by UKA and
       accepted and performed by the Athlete in line with the agreed fee
       structure identified in Schedule 4, Part B. Any subsequent Appearances
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       shall be subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship
       Agreements).

6.     ATHLETE’S RESPONSIBILITIES

6.1    In consideration of UKA granting the Athlete membership of the WCP and
       UKA‟s obligations under this Agreement, the Athlete agrees to comply with
       the terms of this Agreement including (but not limited to) the following
       provisions of this Clause 6, which shall incorporate the provisions of each
       of the documents listed at Clause 5.4 and the Competition Rules of the
       IAAF/IPC (as applicable) as revised from time to time.

Performance Plan

6.2    The Athlete will work with the Head Coach in relation to the development
       or his or her individual Performance Plan. This Performance Plan will
       typically include, but is not limited to:

(a)    a four year preparation plan;

(b)    an annual plan;

(c)    a weekly training structure;

(d)    details of how progress will be measured;

(e)    annual progress and performance goals;

(f)    gap analysis;

(g)    a completed APT (Athlete Performance Template) or equivalent; and

(h)    a training and competition budget.

6.2.1 In relation to the period from the Commencement Date to 30 November
      2009, the performance plan and associated performance targets as
      notified to the Athlete by the WCP offer letter dated 31st October 2008
      (together with any subsequent correspondence and conditions issued by
      UKA in respect of the Athlete‟s performance requirements following any
      successful WCP appeal) shall together form the Performance Plan.

6.2.2 In relation to the period from 1st December 2009, the Athlete shall submit
      a draft Performance Plan to the Head Coach for approval no later than the
      1st November prior to the commencement of each season (1 st December)
      or such later date as UKA may (in its sole discretion) notify to the Athlete.
      WCP support (financial, access to facilities and support services) will not
      commence until the Performance Plan has been approved. Further details
      relating to this process will be included in the offer letters that are sent to
      the Athlete following the annual WCP selection process at the end of each
      WCP Athlete year. At the time of submitting the draft Performance Plan,
      the Athlete shall inform and (save with respect to press and media
      activities to which Clauses 6.36 and 6.38 apply) agree with UKA any non-
      WCP commitments, including non-WCP competitions and holiday, which
      might involve the Athlete being absent from WCP activities or which might
      affect his or her ability to perform in WCP events.


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6.3    The Athlete agrees to follow his or her Performance Plan and to seek the
       prior consent of the Head Coach for any change in it or support service
       arrangements and/or for any other change or decision that may affect his
       or her full participation in the WCP. In addition, the Athlete agrees to
       attend, on the request of UKA's Performance Department:

6.3.1 all training and preparation camps organised by UKA prior to major
      international competitions (provided always that such attendance is
      agreed by the Head Coach to be in the Athlete's best interests to prepare
      for the competition); and

6.3.2 in respect of Athletes who compete in the sprints and hurdles (specifically
      the 100m, 200m, 400m, 110m hurdles and 400m hurdles)) the relay
      programme as set out by the Head Coach.

       The Athlete acknowledges and agrees that in the event of his or her failure
       to fulfil his or her obligations under his or her Performance Plan, UKA may
       (at its sole discretion) either (i) withhold from the next instalment of the
       Athlete‟s funding or (ii) require the Athlete to repay UKA, sums up to the
       amounts set out in Schedule 3, Part A in compensation for such breaches.
       The Athlete acknowledges and agrees that the benefits UKA has agreed to
       provide under this Agreement are conditional upon the Athlete‟s full
       compliance with its obligations and that the above sums are fair and
       proportionate to the breaches in question having regard to the losses
       and/or expenses that UKA would suffer in the event of non-compliance.

6.4    Where the Athlete engages the services of a Personal Coach, the Athlete
       agrees that he or she will ensure that the Personal Coach complies with
       the obligations undertaken by the Athlete under this Clause 6 and, further,
       that the Personal Coach uses his or her best endeavours to work with the
       Head Coach to further the interests of the WCP as a whole as well as the
       interests of the Athlete.

6.5    Furthermore, the Athlete agrees only to use Personal Coaches who (i) hold
       the relevant qualifications and accreditations and are licensed by UKA
       (unless the Head Coach agrees otherwise, at the Head Coach‟s sole
       discretion), (ii) adhere to the policies and procedures in force and (iii) are
       approved in advance in writing by the Head Coach. The Athlete agrees to
       cease using any Personal Coach during any period when the Personal
       Coach ceases to meet the above requirements or if so required by the
       Head Coach (acting reasonably).

6.6    The Athlete understands and agrees that selection for international
       competitions shall be conducted in accordance with UKA selection policies
       and procedures and that nothing in this Agreement shall guarantee the
       Athlete a place in any GB and NI Team or any other team.

6.7    The Athlete agrees to maintain a training log as required by UKA and to
       submit training reports and competition results as reasonably required by
       the Head Coach.

Availability for Selection

6.8    Notwithstanding medical or other personal issues which preclude
       availability (notification of which will be subject to the conditions described
       in Clause 6.2, 6.18 and 6.19) the Athlete shall be available for selection
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       to, and if selected participate in, the following WCP competitive events in a
       single year:

(a)    the relevant National Trials (as identified by the Head Coach), where the
       athlete must compete in the event for which they seek selection (unless
       otherwise agreed by the Head Coach);

(b)    the European Team Championships;

(c)    the major international event of that year (Paralympic, Olympic, World,
       European or equivalent age-group event); and

(d)    the Televised Event Programme.

6.9    The Athlete agrees to sign an acceptance form for every GB and NI Team
       representative appearance. This form will be sent out with the notification
       of selection letter. The acceptance form binds the Athlete to comply with
       the conditions as set out in the Team Manual (found on UKA website), to
       the extent that such conditions do not conflict with Clause 11 of this
       Agreement.

Attendance at Events, Clothing & Equipment

6.10   The Athlete agrees, subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear
       Sponsorship Agreements): (i) to attend and participate fully in the
       Appearances listed in Clause 6.31 and the “Official GB and NI Team
       Duties” (as defined below) as required by UKA, (ii) to wear the GB and NI
       Team Kit (as required by UKA) when attending the Appearances listed in
       Clause 6.31 and the Official GB and NI Team Duties and (iii) to take such
       other steps as UKA may reasonably request to meet UKA‟s reasonable
       contractual obligations to UK Sport and UKA‟s Commercial Partners
       (including the National Lottery). The Athlete acknowledges that any
       breach of these obligations (other than in respect of the Scheme, to which
       the provisions of the Scheme Agreement would apply) may (at UKA‟s sole
       discretion) result in either (i) UKA withholding from the next instalment of
       the Athlete‟s funding or (ii) the Athlete being required to repay sums paid
       to the Athlete by UKA hereunder, up to the sums set out in Schedule 3,
       Part A. The Athlete acknowledges and agrees that the benefits UKA has
       agreed to provide under this Agreement are conditional upon the Athlete‟s
       full compliance with its obligations and that the above sums are fair and
       proportionate to the breaches in question having regard to the losses
       and/or expenses that UKA would suffer in the event of non-compliance.
       The Athlete further acknowledges that the obligations set out in sub-
       clauses (a) to (h) below (“Official GB and NI Team Duties”) are in addition
       to its obligations under Clause 6.31 and shall not constitute Appearances
       for the purposes of Clause 6.31. The Official GB and NI Team Duties are
       limited to:

(a)    UKA press conferences/announcements relating to GB and NI Team
       selection decisions (which press conferences/announcements are not held
       at or in connection with non-Competition meets);

(b)    all elements of official GB and NI Team travel to and from a Competition,
       including to and from the holding camp (“GB and NI Team Travel”);



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(c)    Send Offs and Homecomings (at all Homecomings the Athlete shall bring
       with him or her any medal that he or she has won at the event);

(d)    photo shoots promoting a Team Partner‟s sponsorship of the GB and NI
       Team held at Send Offs, Homecomings, or during a Competition , and
       involving at least two other athletes;

(e)    Opening and closing ceremonies at Competitions;

(f)    GB and NI Team Competitions within competition and warm up areas and
       within the holding camp;

(g)    UKA press conferences/announcements held during a Competition and
       relating to performance and/or structure of the GB and NI Team or its
       athletes, and media activity within the „mixed zone‟ at any Competition;
       and

(h)    UKA official GB and NI Team photo            shoots   held   at   Send   Offs,
       Homecomings or during a Competition.

This Clause 6.10 and Clause 6.13 below shall not apply to footwear (except
socks), eyewear or personal timing products. The Athlete is expressly permitted
to wear his or her personal choice of these items at events, both WCP designated
and other competitions, providing these items carry standard approved branding
and fully comply with IAAF/IPC (as applicable) regulations. The provisions of
Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements) shall further apply
to this Clause 6.10 and Clause 6.13 below.

6.11   The Athlete acknowledges that team clothing and equipment (including but
       not limited to GB and NI Team Kit) supplied to the Athlete by UKA in
       connection with WCP activities is owned by UKA and is not the personal
       property of the Athlete. Unless otherwise agreed by UKA, the Athlete shall
       return to UKA all equipment and clothing either upon the termination of
       this Agreement or earlier at UKA‟s request.

6.12   Unless permitted to do so under any other provision of this Agreement,
       the Athlete agrees

       not to alter or amend the GB and NI Team Kit or other kit provided under
       this Agreement and not to conceal or interfere with any supplier/sponsor
       logo or advertising material that has been applied to it. The Athlete agrees
       to take reasonable care of and not to cause any damage to either the GB
       and NI Team Kit or other kit provided under this Agreement; and



6.13   The Athlete agrees (if requested) subject to Clause 11 (Third Party
       Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements) to support, and to obtain the
       support of any of their Personal Coaches and/or advisers, for any technical
       or innovative equipment or clothing projects which relate to the
       improvement of the Athlete‟s performance as may be carried out from
       time to time by UKA under the WCP. Such support shall be in the form of
       testing and/or using the equipment (including prototypes), which shall be
       of the highest quality, as reasonably directed by the Head Coach and the
       provision of feedback and information as requested by UKA. Save as
       otherwise agreed between UKA and the Athlete, such testing shall not be
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       undertaken during competitions. Where Athlete has a personal apparel,
       footwear and accessories sponsorship arrangement, the parties agree that
       UKA will not make any request to Athlete (or to Athlete‟s Personal Coaches
       or advisors) under this Clause 6.13.

Fitness, Injury & Illness

6.14   The Athlete agrees to use his or her best efforts, and to work with the
       WCP coaches, the Head Coach, and the Chief Medical Officer or his or her
       representative to obtain and maintain the highest possible level of health
       and physical fitness required for consistent training and competition as an
       elite international competitor in the sport.

6.15   The Athlete understands that in the high performance sport environment a
       fully integrated support system involves a range of support staff working
       together (e.g. doctors, physiotherapists, sports scientists, coaches). This is
       required not only to provide quality health and injury management support
       to the Athlete, but also to make assessments about the Athlete‟s fitness to
       perform optimally in training and competition. For these purposes the
       Athlete consents to relevant details from consultations and treatments
       carried out by the Chief Medical Officer and designated UKA physicians
       (including the results of any test carried out in relation to Clause 6.17)
       being released to the Head Coach and specified UKA support staff.
       Specifically, the Athlete understands and accepts that:

(a)    information about his or her health and injury status must be shared
       within the health care team in order to provide optimal care unless the
       Athlete specifically objects (under Clause 6.16);

(b)    relevant medical and injury information will be recorded on Injury Zone
       (or any other secure information used by the UKA Medical Team) unless
       the Athlete specifically objects under Clause 6.16). If the Athlete objects,
       the Athlete will, in association with the Chief Medical Officer or his or her
       representative, discuss alternative measures to ensure appropriate and
       confidential keeping of medical records and information;

(c)    the Athlete will give his or her full support to the Chief Medical
       Officer/Chief Physiotherapist and/or their respective representative,
       undertaking to fully engage with the medical support team when ill or
       injured. This engagement specifically implies pre-consultation with the
       UKA Medical Team when advice or services from external medical experts
       is considered, excluding medical emergencies. In the case of medical
       emergencies the Chief Medical Officer or his or her representative will be
       informed as soon as practical. This is to ensure appropriate and continued
       medical care by the UKA Medical Team;

(d)    when living and/or training abroad, the Athlete will accept the
       responsibility to appropriately inform the Chief Medical Officer or his or her
       representative of any relevant health or injury issue. The Athlete further
       understands that UKA has limited influence in managing healthcare in
       these circumstances; and

(e)    the Athlete consents to relevant details from consultations and treatments
       carried out by the Chief Medical Officer and designated UKA physicians
       (including the results of any test carried in relation to Clause 6.17) being
       released to the Head Coach and/or specified UKA support staff. The Head
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       Coach and specified UKA support staff will manage sensitive medical
       information appropriately and confidentially and at no point will UKA
       document or store sensitive individual medical information anywhere else
       other than outlined in this Clause 6.15. This does not affect the right of
       the Athlete to object to the disclosure of specific information (Clause
       6.16). In the unusual circumstance(s) of objecting to the disclosure of
       relevant information beyond the medical team, the Head Coach will rely on
       the sensible clinical judgement of the Chief Medical Officer in relation to
       selection for the WCP or representative teams.

6.16   The Athlete further understands that he or she may refuse or withdraw
       consent for the release of medical information at any time by notifying in
       writing the physician carrying out the consultation and understands that
       only the notice of its withdrawal will be released to those specified in
       Clause 6.15. The refusal to give consent for the release of such details will
       not affect the Athlete‟s access to medical or treatment but it may be
       considered in relation to selection for the WCP or representative teams.

6.17   Upon joining the WCP, and at other times as reasonably requested by the
       Head Coach, the Athlete shall attend interviews and/or sports science and
       medical tests, examinations and assessments arranged by the medical and
       science team appointed by UKA.

6.18   The Athlete agrees to notify immediately the Head Coach/Chief Medical
       Officer as soon as the Athlete becomes injured or ill during an event or
       competition or at other times, within 48 hours, if the illness or injury
       interrupts the Athlete‟s training for three or more consecutive days.

6.19   The Athlete agrees to notify immediately the Head Coach/Chief Medical
       Officer as soon as the Athlete suspects or realises that he or she is likely
       to or will be absent from any events or competitions (including organised
       training events) due to injury or illness. Such notification shall (if required
       by the Head Coach/Chief Medical Officer) include a written explanation
       from the Athlete, together with copies of any medical report(s) dealing
       with the injury or illness which the Athlete may have obtained.

6.20   The Athlete understands and accepts that the sport carries a risk of
       physical injury and the Athlete agrees to take all reasonable care to avoid
       causing harm to him or herself and others. The Athlete undertakes to
       diligently perform any injury risk prevention practices and protocols
       agreed with him or her, his or her coach and the UKA Medicine and
       Science Team and to use all reasonable endeavours to avoid activities
       outside the sport that pose any particular risk of injury (eg competing in
       contact sports). When training or competing in regions where there is no
       local UKA Medical Team support, the Athlete agrees to facilitate
       communication between UKA and any local practitioners utilised.

World Class Conduct (Standards of Behaviour & Attitude)

6.21   The Athlete recognises that, as an elite competitor within the WCP, his or
       her behaviour will reflect on UKA and the sport. Accordingly, the Athlete
       agrees to conduct him or herself in a proper manner at all times while
       participating in WCP activities. Further, the Athlete agrees that for the
       duration of the Membership Period he or she will:



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(a)   make a positive commitment to supporting and achieving the aims and
      objectives of the WCP;

(b)   accept and abide by the terms of this Agreement and (subject to Clause
      11 - Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements) all the sports
      policies and procedures currently adopted in relation to membership of
      UKA and the WCP ;

(c)   conduct him or herself at all times when training, competing or on duty as
      a member of the GB and NI Team in a correct and proper manner that
      does not bring UKA, the sport, UK Sport, any Commercial Partner or the
      Athlete into disrepute;

(d)   project a favourable and positive image of the sport and the public/lottery
      WCP programmes by adopting high standards of behaviour and
      appropriate dress standards when carrying out duties in relation to the
      WCP;

(e)   behave reasonably and in a manner that shows proper respect for other
      athletes and colleagues in the sport and other athletes in any other sport
      when training, competing or residing in a multi-sport environment (such
      as in the Athletes‟ Village at the Games);

(f)   refrain from the excessive consumption of alcohol and refrain from the
      consumption of any alcohol during all major championship and
      international events, except with the express prior permission of the Head
      Coach;

(g)   not commit any act that shocks or offends the community or which
      manifests contempt or disregard for public morals and decency;

(h)   keep UKA informed of any change of circumstances that may affect the
      Athlete‟s ability to train or compete to the high standards required by this
      Agreement;

(i)   keep UKA informed of any changes to the Athlete‟s personal
      circumstances, such as any change in mobile phone number, email
      address, passport details or any change of permanent residential address
      and, in respect of periods when the Athlete is outside the country training
      or competing, any temporary overseas address; and

(j)   subject to Clause 11, act as an ambassador for UKA and athletics in the
      UK at all times but specifically when so requested under Clause 6.10
      and/or 6.31 or otherwise in accordance with this Agreement.

      The Athlete acknowledges and agrees that in the event of his or her
      breach of this Clause 6.21, UKA may (at its sole discretion) either (i)
      withhold from the next instalment of the Athlete‟s funding or (ii) require
      the Athlete to repay to UKA, sums up to the amounts as set out in
      Schedule 3, Part A in compensation for such breaches together with any
      costs borne by UKA as a result of the Athlete‟s conduct (eg damage to
      hotel rooms etc). The Athlete acknowledges and agrees that the benefits
      UKA has agreed to provide under this Agreement are conditional upon the
      Athlete‟s full compliance with its obligations and that the above sums are
      fair and proportionate to the breaches in question having regard to the


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       losses and/or expenses that UKA would suffer in the event of non-
       compliance.

Anti-Doping

6.22   The Athlete hereby acknowledges that his or her right to receive
       the benefits    specified  in this  Agreement    is conditional  on   the
       Athlete remaining fully compliant with all applicable Anti Doping Rules
       throughout the Membership Period. It is the Athlete's personal
       responsibility, which he or she cannot delegate to anyone else, to ensure
       such compliance.

6.23   Without prejudice to Clause 6.21, the Athlete further agrees not to risk
       bringing him or herself or the sport or UKA and/or UK Sport or the
       Commercial Partners into disrepute by (a) being involved in any criminal
       offence involving drugs; or (b) accepting any assistance in his/her training
       or competition or having any other professional involvement with, any
       coach or other support personnel, who, in the reasonable opinion of UKA,
       UK Sport or the NADO has a poor anti-doping record.

Withholding of Benefits

6.24   If one of the following happens:

(a)    during or after the Membership Period, the Athlete is found to have
       committed (before or during the Membership Period) a criminal offence
       involving drugs, or an anti-doping rule violation under the Anti-Doping
       Rules; or the Athlete accepts assistance in his or her training or
       competition or has some other professional involvement with, a coach or
       other support personnel, who, in the reasonable opinion of UKA, UK Sport
       or the NADO, has a poor anti-doping record, and fails to end that
       assistance or involvement within 28 days of receipt of notice by UKA, UK
       Sport or the NADO (as applicable) to do so; or

(b)    during or after the Membership Period, the Athlete is found to have acted
       contrary to the Competition Rules of the IAAF/IPC (as applicable) as
       published from time to time (save in circumstances where such action is
       permitted by virtue of Clause 11),

       then the party providing him or her with the benefits specified in this
       Agreement (which may be UKA and/or UK Sport) will have the following
       rights, which it may exercise, cumulatively or otherwise, as it in its
       absolute discretion sees fit:

       (i)     the right to suspend or terminate the Agreement and/or any
               Athlete Personal Award with immediate effect, so that the Athlete
               no longer has the right to receive any further benefits or support
               (including, without limitation, WCP services) under the
               Agreement/Award;

       (ii)    the right to retain any benefits and other support withheld from the
               Athlete in accordance with Clause 6.25, below;

       (iii)   the right to repayment by the Athlete of all or part of any
               cash benefits paid to the Athlete, directly or via UKA, during the


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              period of non-compliance with the Anti-Doping Rules or other
              breach of this Clause 6.24;

       (iv)   the right to payment by the Athlete of the value of any
              other benefits or services provided to the Athlete during the period
              of non-compliance with the Anti-Doping Rules or other breach of
              this Clause 6.24; and

(v)    the right to recover damages from the Athlete to compensate for losses
       flowing from his or her non-compliance/breach that are not compensated
       by the payments contemplated under sub-clauses (iii) and/or (iv) above;

(c)    In the event that the Athlete is found by the IAAF or UKA or the NADO (as
       applicable) to have committed a Whereabouts Failure or a second
       Whereabouts Failure (which, for the avoidance of doubt, includes a Missed
       Test or a Filing Failure), each as defined in the UKA Anti-doping Rules, and
       (in respect of UKA or NADO findings) the Athlete either (i) accepts that
       finding or (ii) (where the Athlete requests that the finding is reviewed by
       an independent panel convened by UK Sport or the NADO (as applicable),
       the independent panel upholds the finding, UKA may, to reflect the
       Athlete's failure to comply with the Anti-Doping Rules (at its sole
       discretion), fine the Athlete a sum up to the level set out in Schedule 3,
       Part B. For the avoidance of doubt, this will only apply to first and second
       Whereabouts Failures; any subsequent Whereabouts Failures will be dealt
       with by the IAAF or the NADO (as applicable) in accordance with the UKA
       Anti-doping Rules.

6.25   Where the Athlete is charged with a criminal offence involving drugs, or it
       is determined that the Athlete has a case to answer for breach of the Anti-
       Doping Rules, he or she shall immediately advise UKA and UK Sport as a
       provider of benefits to him under this Agreement or under an Athlete
       Personal Award (or equivalent), and UKA and/or UK Sport shall have the
       right to withhold from that point the provision to the Athlete of any further
       benefits or support (including, without limitation, any WCP support
       services) pending final determination of the case (including any appeals).
       If it is finally determined that the Athlete has not committed the
       offence/violation charged then any withheld benefits shall be remitted to
       the Athlete as soon as possible (without payment of interest or other
       compensation for delayed payment) and the contracted benefits and
       support shall be reinstated without delay.

Use of Athlete’s Image and Promotional Work

6.26   The Athlete agrees, subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear
       Sponsorship Agreements), to grant a number of rights in relation to the
       use of his or her Image and (without prejudice to Clause 6.10) to carry out
       certain promotion services as provided in Clauses 6.27 to 6.39 inclusive
       below.

Use of Image

6.27   Subject to Clauses 6.28 to 6.30 inclusive and to Clause 11 (Third Party
       Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements), the Athlete agrees to allow UKA
       and (subject to UKA‟s prior written consent) UK Sport and the Commercial
       Partners to use the Athlete‟s Image during the Membership Period. No use
       is permitted under this Clause 6.27 whatsoever by any party if such use
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       would be detrimental to the reputation of the Athlete or otherwise
       derogatory or offensive.

6.28   For the purposes of Clause 6.27, and subject to Clause 11 (Third Party
       Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements), UKA, UK Sport and the National
       Lottery will only be entitled to make use of the Athlete‟s Image in
       connection with the promotion, publicity or explanation of (including of the
       functions and benefits of) the GB and NI Team, UK Sport WCP and the
       National Lottery (including UK Sport‟s function as distributor of Lottery
       Funds). UKA and UK Sport will also be entitled to use the Athlete‟s Image
       for archive and historical record purposes after the termination of this
       Agreement.

6.29   For the purposes of Clause 6.27, and subject to Clause 11 (Third Party
       Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements), the Commercial Partners (other
       than the National Lottery, to which Clause 6.28 will apply) will only be
       entitled to make use of the Athlete‟s Image for reasonable promotional
       and publicity purposes during the terms of their respective agreements
       with UKA and then only for the purposes of advertising their association
       with UKA and/or the GB and NI Team (and not specifically the Athlete).
       Such use by any Commercial Partner will not suggest that the Athlete
       endorses a particular product or service of the Commercial Partner or
       otherwise. Where a Commercial Partner wishes to use the Athlete‟s
       Image, it will ensure that at least two other athletes are shown in the
       same promotion with roughly equal prominence. Upon the Athlete ceasing
       to be a member of the WCP, the Commercial Partners will cease using the
       Athlete‟s Image at the end of the term of their agreement with UKA in
       force at the date of termination of the Athlete‟s WCP membership, and
       shall not be entitled to make use of that Athletes Image under any
       extended or renewed agreement with UKA.

6.30   Save as specifically permitted under this Agreement and subject to Clause
       11 (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements), the Athlete agrees
       not to wear, display, incorporate or promote any logo, device or
       promotional wording of a third party which conflicts or competes with any
       products or services of a Commercial Partner contracted by UKA, nor make
       use of any sponsored goods supplied by any third party which conflicts or
       competes with the products or services of a Commercial Partner without
       the prior written approval of UKA. UKA will carefully consider requests for
       permission under this clause and will recognise the legitimate right of the
       Athlete to engage in commercial activity for his or her own benefit,
       amongst other things UKA will need to establish whether a genuine conflict
       or competition exists, and it may be for instance that a company in the
       same product category but operating on a purely local basis does not
       „compete‟ with a Commercial Partner who operates nationally and/or
       internationally.

Appearances

6.31   Subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements),
       the Athlete agrees to engage in up to a maximum of six (6) full days of
       Appearances in any year of the Membership Period, which shall include
       three (3) full days of Appearances to be allocated, as determined by UK
       Sport, between the promotion of National Lottery and the UK Sport WCP
       and/or the Scheme (to which the Scheme Agreement applies). The
       remaining three (3) full days of Appearances shall be allocated as
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       determined by UKA. The Appearances allocated to UKA may (where
       requested by UKA) include:

(a)    activities associated with the promotion of the WCP whilst at GB and NI
       Team events;

(b)    official GB and NI Team Kit launches;

(c)    Commercial Partner motivational sessions at conferences or workshops
       and staff family sports events;

(d)    General promotion of the Commercial Partner‟s involvement in the sport;
       and

(e)    Commercial Partner grassroots scheme events and photoshoots promoting
       such events.

       The Athlete acknowledges that any breach of these obligations (other than
       in respect of the Scheme, to which the provisions of the Scheme
       Agreement would apply) may (at UKA‟s sole discretion) result in either (i)
       UKA withholding from the next instalment of the Athlete‟s funding or (ii)
       the Athlete being required to repay sums paid to the Athlete by UKA
       hereunder, up to the sums set out in Schedule 3, Part A. The Athlete
       acknowledges and agrees that the benefits UKA has agreed to provide
       under this Agreement are conditional upon the Athlete‟s full compliance
       with its obligations and that the above sums are fair and proportionate to
       the breaches in question having regard to the losses and/or expenses that
       UKA would suffer in the event of non-compliance.

6.32   Attendance at an Appearance shall be calculated as a full day unit. The
       Athlete shall, subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship
       Agreements), make these attendances where reasonably requested to do
       so by UKA or by UK Sport, (i) except when to do so would clearly conflict
       with or otherwise impair the performance of his or her other obligations
       under this Agreement, in particular as to training, competition and anti-
       doping commitments set out under Clauses 6.2 – 6.7 and 6.22 – 6.25
       inclusive.

6.33   Where attendance at an Appearance reasonably requires travel by the
       Athlete, any time directly incurred by the Athlete in travelling to or from
       the Appearance shall be included in determining the Athlete‟s total
       attendance at the Appearance for the purpose of Clause 6.31.

6.34   The National Lottery or UK Sport shall pay or promptly reimburse (subject
       to the Athlete providing satisfactory receipts or invoices) the Athlete‟s
       reasonable travel and other expenses incurred in fulfilling an Appearance
       for the National Lottery or UK Sport WCP respectively under Clause 6.32 in
       line with any policy the National Lottery or UK Sport may have on
       expenses from time to time.

General Media

6.35   The Athlete consents, subject to Clause 11 (Third Party Sportswear
       Sponsorship Agreements), to his or her performance being filmed and
       recorded by or on behalf of UKA whilst the Athlete is training, competing
       or otherwise carrying out any activity as part of the GB and NI Team or as
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       a member of the WCP. The Athlete expressly agrees that these films and
       all rights therein will be the property of UKA and may be used by UKA for
       non-commercial training, coaching and research purposes.

6.36   Without prejudice to Clause 6.2.2, the Athlete agrees to inform the Head
       of Marketing and Communications of UKA or the Head Coach (or their
       substitute) before entering into any agreements which would involve the
       Athlete working in any media capacity, whether as a print journalist, on
       the radio or television or by providing exclusive interviews or diaries or
       columns or blogs.      Any such media activity shall be undertaken in
       compliance with Clause 6.37.

6.37   The Athlete agrees not to make any public statement (whether made as
       part of a formal interview or not and includes statements made on social
       networking sites such as Bebo, Facebook and on websites) which is
       derogatory of UKA, the WCP, the Commercial Partners or any of the bodies
       working to promote high performance sport in the UK, nor to make any
       public statement which constitutes a "personal attack" upon another
       sporting competitor. Fair comment upon UKA or a fellow competitor made
       without the use of offensive language is permitted where the substance of
       the comment is known (or can be shown) to be true and will not constitute
       a "personal attack" for the purpose of this Agreement. The Athlete further
       agrees to make such references to Commercial Partners as UKA may
       reasonably require, including use of designations notified to him or her by
       UKA, save where the Commercial Partner is a competitor of Athlete‟s third
       party personal sponsor.

6.38   In the 7 day period leading up to a Competition in which the Athlete is
       competing and until the day of GB and NI Team return travel from such
       Competition, the Athlete agrees to inform the UKA Head of Marketing and
       Communications and the Head Coach before engaging in or undertaking
       any media or press activity designed to (or having the effect of) promoting
       a personal sponsor of the Athlete. Further, during the period from the
       opening ceremony of the Competition until the Athlete‟s completion of
       his/her final event at such Competition, the Athlete agrees to obtain the
       agreement of the Head Coach before engaging in any such media or press
       activity, such agreement not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed on a
       case by case basis. In the case of disapproval the Head Coach shall
       communicate his reasons to the Athlete in writing. Approval shall be
       deemed given if no approval or disapproval is communicated to the
       Athlete within 24 hours of the Athlete informing the Head Coach of the
       proposed media or press activity.

6.39   The Athlete agrees to provide UKA with information relating to his or her
       personal athletics history and personal interests including hobbies,
       previous experiences of school sport, mentors and inspirations for use by
       UKA and/or (subject to Clause 11 – Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship
       Agreements) their Commercial Partners within press and PR.

Financial

6.40   Pursuant to Clause 2.2 the Athlete accepts sole responsibility for managing
       his or her personal financial and tax affairs, including the payment of any
       tax which might arise on the funding made available to the Athlete as part
       of the WCP and/or the provision by UK Sport of the Athlete Personal
       Award.
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6.41   The Athlete acknowledges that neither UKA nor UK Sport have made any
       deduction from any amounts awarded to the Athlete in respect of income
       tax or national insurance contributions. The Athlete may be liable to pay
       income tax and national insurance on such funding in accordance with
       current tax legislation, and in particular depending on whether or not the
       Athlete is deemed to be a "professional" athlete. For these purposes,
       "professional" is not the same as "full time" and will depend on whether
       there is an identifiable business being conducted by the Athlete through
       his or her sport.      UK Sport has taken advice on this subject and
       information is available from them should the Athlete require it.

6.42   The Athlete hereby agrees to pay to UKA an amount equal to the amount
       of any payments which UKA may be obliged to make in respect of income
       tax and/or national insurance arising out of the payment of grants, or the
       provision of services and other benefits, to the Athlete. This Clause 6.42
       will not apply where the obligation to make a payment arises as a result of
       some fault of UKA, including a misinterpretation of the applicable taxation
       rules.

7.     CONFIDENTIALITY & DATA PROTECTION

Confidentiality

7.1    The Parties will maintain the Athlete Confidential Information and UKA
       Confidential Information as confidential at all times (both during and after
       the termination of this Agreement), and neither Party shall at any time
       (directly or indirectly) use for itself, or use to the detriment of the other
       Party or disclose or permit to be disclosed to any person any Confidential
       Information of the other Party except:

(a)    to its professional advisers;

(b)    as required by law;

(c)    as is already or becomes public knowledge, otherwise than as a result of a
       breach by the Party disclosing or using that Confidential Information, of
       any provision of this Agreement;

(d)    as authorised in writing by the other Party; or

(e)    to the extent reasonably required by this Agreement.

Return of Records

7.2    When requested by the other Party in writing, each Party will as soon as
       reasonably possible return to that other Party all records previously
       exchanged (of whatever type) containing any Confidential Information
       which is then in its possession or under its control.

Data Protection

7.3    The Athlete acknowledges that all personal information (including
       "sensitive" personal information relating to race or ethnic origin, physical
       or mental health, and other matters covered by the data protection
       legislation) provided by him or her or gathered whilst a member of the
       WCP for the purposes of the WCP may be stored electronically or
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      otherwise, and processed for the purposes of and in connection with the
      WCP by employees, agents and contractors of UKA in accordance with
      current data protection legislation, guidelines and practices and may be
      passed to other organisations involved in the management of the sport
      (including without limitation IAAF, IPC, BOA, BPA, UK Sport, Sport England
      and WADA).

7.4   Contact with the Athlete shall be made via UKA and the written approval
      of UKA shall always be required before an Appearance is confirmed with
      the Athlete.

8.    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Intellectual Property

8.1   UKA warrants and the Athlete acknowledges that the Intellectual Property
      and all rights in, attaching to or relating to the WCP, its other
      programmes, events, initiatives and marketing and promotional materials
      is either owned by UKA or that it is a lawful user. The Athlete agrees that
      it will not make use of such Intellectual Property, except where permitted
      or required to do so in accordance with his or her obligations under this
      Agreement. The Athlete agrees that he or she will not use any of the UKA
      Trade Marks or Trade Marks of UK Sport or any of the Commercial
      Partners or any marks or logos that are similar to the UKA Trade Marks or
      Trade Marks of the Commercial Partners in conjunction with any personal
      commercial arrangements of the Athlete without the prior written approval
      of UKA and/or UK Sport or the Commercial Partner(s) (as applicable).

Developed Intellectual Property

8.2   If, at any time during the Membership Period, the Athlete develops any
      new technology or process with regard to any equipment, training or
      competition analysis, or other matter, which provides (or may provide) a
      sport performance benefit and this technology or process is discovered or
      developed substantially as a result of the performance of his or her
      obligations under this Agreement and/or relating to the WCP (the
      "Developed IP"), the Developed IP shall vest in UKA by way of
      assignment. Unless otherwise agreed by UKA and the Athlete in writing to
      the contrary, the Athlete hereby assigns by present assignment of all
      future rights, title and interest that he or she may have in relation to the
      Developed IP to UKA with full title guarantee. The Athlete will enter into
      and execute documents that UKA reasonably requires to perfect its title in
      the Developed IP.

9.    MANAGING DIFFERENCES

9.1   Any disputes or grievances which may arise between the Parties in relation
      to this Agreement, the application of any of the ancillary policies and
      procedures referred to in Clause 5.4 or the Athlete‟s membership of the
      WCP shall be dealt with under the procedures set out in UKA‟s Grievance
      and Disciplinary Policy and Procedure.

9.2   The Parties acknowledge the importance of dealing with disputes openly,
      honestly and fairly as soon as they arise and each of the Parties agrees to
      notify the other of the full details of any dispute at the earliest possible
      opportunity.
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9.3    UKA agrees to appoint an appropriate person, whether or not employed by
       UKA, to take initial responsibility for the conduct of the dispute. In doing
       so, UKA acknowledges the importance of involving someone who is
       sufficiently removed from the issues in dispute to take a take a fair and
       objective view.

10.    TERMINATION & SUSPENSION

Termination and Suspension

10.1   Continued membership of the Athlete on the WCP will be dependent upon:

(a)    continued funding of the WCP by UK Sport;

(b)    the Athlete meeting the performance targets set out in his or her
       Performance Plan;

(c)    the Athlete being considered by the Head Coach (acting reasonably) to be
       likely to achieve a “podium finish” at the Games; and

(d)    the Athlete‟s conformance with this Agreement and the programmes,
       reporting requirements, policies, procedures and reasonable requests of
       UKA (including but not limited to those referred to in Clause 5.4) to the
       extent that such requirements and requests are consistent with Clause 11
       (Third Party Sportswear Sponsorship Agreements).

10.2   UKA will conduct regular reviews, in which it will take into account the
       above (and any other relevant) factors, in order to determine whether to
       continue, suspend or terminate an Athlete‟s membership of the WCP.

10.3   Where suspension or termination relates to the Athlete‟s performance UKA
       will ensure (as a minimum) that the Athlete is given early warning of the
       possibility of removal from the WCP and information on the steps or
       results reasonably required of the Athlete by UKA which would secure the
       Athlete‟s continued membership of the WCP. The Athlete will be given
       sufficient time following notification for the necessary improvement to be
       made (in the case of a performance related decision) and for UKA to have
       time to reasonably make an assessment.

10.4   Subject to the provisions of Clause 6.24 to 6.25 (inclusive) and Clause
       10.6, in all cases where membership of the WCP is terminated,
       membership will terminate three months after the date of the termination
       notice, and all such decisions will be capable of appeal under the
       applicable appeals policy of UKA (the appeals policy can be found on the
       UKA website).

10.5   Without prejudice to its right to terminate and/or suspend this Agreement
       in accordance with Clauses 6.3, 6.10, 6.21, 6.24, 6.25, 10.1 to 10.4 above
       (inclusive) and 10.6, UKA may, at its entire discretion, impose the
       following range of sanctions relating to the breach of the Athlete‟s
       contractual obligations under this Agreement. These may include:

(a)    issuing the Athlete with notice requiring him/her to remedy any breach of
       this Agreement within a specified time period; and



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(b)    reductions in or removal from funding under this Agreement (provided in
       relation to WCP funding the WCP Appeal Process is followed in relation to
       such reduction or removal of funding); and

(c)    refusing to allow the Athlete to enter a Televised Event Agreement for
       Televised Events.

Termination for Cause

10.6   In addition to any other right of termination or remedy conferred on UKA
       under this Agreement, UKA may, at its absolute discretion, terminate or
       suspend this Agreement and the Athlete‟s membership of the WCP at any
       time and with immediate effect by written notice to the Athlete if:

(a)    the Athlete, in accepting membership of the WCP, has made a declaration
       that is untrue;

(b)    it is proved that the Athlete has seriously misled UK Sport or UKA in
       applying for any programme award or lottery award; or

(c)    the Athlete has breached Clause 6.21.

Athlete’s Termination of WCP Membership

10.7   The Athlete shall be entitled to terminate his or her membership of the
       WCP at any time subject to discussing his or her intentions with the Head
       Coach beforehand and thereafter giving 30 days‟ written notice to the
       Head Coach.

Consequences of Termination

10.8   On termination of the Athlete‟s membership of the WCP for any reason:

(a)    the Athlete shall immediately cease to be a member of the WCP;

(b)    the Athlete shall immediately refund to UKA and/or the UK Sport (without
       set-off or deduction) that proportion of any funding/programme awards
       which the Athlete is already in receipt of and which is intended by the
       provider to relate to any period of time running after the date of
       termination; and

(c)    the Athlete will deliver up to UKA or make available for collection (as
       required by UKA) all the property or information which was provided or
       made available to the Athlete under this Agreement (and in the case of
       UKA Confidential Information destroy or delete the same from any
       computer or other information storage device).

10.9   Such termination will be without prejudice to either Party's rights and
       remedies in respect of any breach of this Agreement by the other Party,
       where the breach occurred before the date of termination and rights
       and/or obligations of the parties which expressly or by implication survive
       termination.

11.    THIRD PARTY SPORTSWEAR SPONSORSHIP AGREEMENTS

11.1   UKA recognises that the Athlete may have entered/wish to enter personal

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        sportswear sponsorship agreements with marketing and appearance
        commitments, and so UKA has agreed to carve out the rights set out in
        this Clause 11 from the Athlete‟s general obligations and prohibitions
        under this Agreement.

11.2     Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement (including but not
        limited to any provisions incorporated by virtue of Clauses 6.1 and 6.9), in
        circumstances where the Athlete notifies UKA of the sportswear
        sponsorship arrangement, UKA acknowledges and agrees that:

(i)     if the Athlete is requested to make an Appearance or to perform Official
        GB and NI Team Duties under this Agreement, for or on behalf of UKA, the
        Athlete agrees to wear GB and NI Team Kit provided that: (a) the Athlete
        is part of a selected GB and NI Team to which the Appearance relates; (b)
        at least 2 other athletes from the relevant selected GB and NI Team are
        present (save with respect to the Official GB and NI Team Duties listed at
        sub-clauses 6.10(f) and (g) above); and (c) the request does not relate to
        an    Appearance      or  Official GB     and    NI   Team    Duty    press
        conference/announcement to be made during or in connection with an
        athletics meet that is not a Competition (as defined). For the avoidance of
        doubt, any footwear (excluding socks), eyewear or personal timing
        products worn or used by the Athlete on such occasions shall be those
        branded products of Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear and accessories
        sponsor;

(ii)    if Athlete is requested to make an Appearance under this Agreement on
        behalf of a Commercial Partner (which includes Team Partners) pursuant
        to that Commercial Partner‟s agreement with UKA, or for or on behalf of
        UK Sport – including for the promotion of the National Lottery or the UK
        Sport WCP - (or where any of the conditions at Clause 11.2(i) above are
        not met, including 11(i)(a) to (c)) then the Appearance shall be made in,
        and Athlete shall use, the apparel, footwear, eyewear and personal timing
        products manufactured by and branded with Athlete‟s third party personal
        apparel, footwear and accessories sponsor;

        For the avoidance of doubt, Commercial Partners (or UKA) may require
        the Athlete to wear a competition pin-on race bib or similar branding
        where appropriate during such an Appearance provided any brand on such
        bib does not compete with the Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear and
        accessories sponsor, and further provided that UKA shall not (and shall
        ensure that no Commercial Partner) at any time requires Athlete to cover
        or remove the manufacturer logo or any design feature (wholly or
        partially) appearing on Athlete‟s third party personal apparel, footwear ,
        eyewear or personal timing, or otherwise patch such products. UKA shall
        under no circumstances require (and shall ensure that no Commercial
        Partner or UK Sport requires) Athlete to add any other identification or
        branding (whether of UKA, a Commercial Partner, or otherwise) to
        Athlete‟s third party personal apparel, footwear , eyewear or personal
        timing products;

(iii)   Use of posed Athlete Image by Commercial Partners or UK Sport – save
        where permitted under sub-clause 11.2(iv) below (action shots), UKA shall
        ensure that Commercial Partners and UK Sport use only Athlete Images
        obtained during their respective Appearances pursuant to Clause 6.31,
        save that Team Partners may also be granted the right to use posed
        Athlete‟s Image obtained during certain Official GB and NI Team Duties
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       referred to at Clause 6.10, provided that (a) such Team Partner is not a
       competitor of the Athlete‟s personal sportswear sponsor, (b) at least 2
       other athletes from the relevant selected GB and NI Team are shown in
       the same image in roughly equal prominence, (c) at least 1 of every 3
       athletes shown in such image are not also sponsored by the Athlete‟s
       personal sportswear sponsor (save where the Athlete‟s personal
       sportswear sponsor is also a Team Partner), and (d) such Team Partner
       does not use the image outside of the period for which Athlete remains
       part of the selected GB and NI Team to which the Official GB and NI Team
       Duty related). The Athlete and UKA acknowledge and agree that a Team
       Partner may continue to use such Athlete image for a limited run-through
       period after the Athlete ceases to participate as part of the relevant
       selected GB and NI Team, provided that: (a) such use is for the limited
       purpose of promoting the Team Partner‟s sponsorship of the GB and NI
       Team, (b) such use is not for the promotion of or in connection with any
       specific event or meet, and (c) the Athlete is shown in the footwear
       (excluding socks), eyewear and personal timing of Athlete‟s personal
       sportswear sponsor.     Such run-through period shall be limited to a
       maximum of 3 days following the closing ceremony of the relevant
       Competition, save where the Team Partner is also the personal sportswear
       sponsor of the Athlete;

(iv)   Action shots - UKA shall ensure that Commercial Partners without GB & NI
       Team sponsor status and UK Sport do not use any action shots (non-
       posed) or competition footage of Athlete appearing in or using apparel,
       footwear (excluding socks), eyewear or personal timing products that are
       not the products of the Athlete‟s third party apparel, footwear and
       accessories sponsor. Where UKA itself (for commercial purposes), or any
       Team Partner uses any action shots (non-posed) or competition footage of
       the Athlete appearing as part of a GB and NI Team in GB and NI Team Kit
       then: (a) at least 2 other athletes from the relevant GB and NI Team shall
       be present in the promotional image in roughly equal prominence, (b) a
       Team Partner shall not use the image beyond the period for which Athlete
       remains part of the selected GB and NI Team to which the action shot
       relates, and (c) the Team Partner must not be a competitor of the
       Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear and accessories sponsor. Further
       UKA shall not, and shall ensure that Commercial Partners (which includes
       Team Partners) and UK Sport do not, alter or remaster any action shots or
       footage in any way that obscures the brand of Athletes‟ third party
       personal apparel, footwear and accessories sponsor;

(v)    Testing under Clause 6.13 – the provisions of Clause 6.13 shall not require
       the Athlete to take part in testing of equipment or clothing that is within
       the category of products manufactured by the Athlete’s third party
       personal apparel, footwear and accessories sponsor if the agreement with
       that sponsor prohibits the Athlete from taking part in such testing;

(vi)   UKA shall obtain Athlete‟s approval prior to requesting the performance of
       commercial obligations or granting (or itself using) Athlete‟s Image under
       this Agreement in order to avoid any potential conflicts with personal
       sponsorship or endorsement arrangements to which Athlete is a party.
       For the avoidance of doubt, UKA shall not request the Athlete to perform
       commercial obligations for or on behalf of, and shall not grant use of the
       Athlete‟s image (in an individual or collective context) - to, any
       Commercial Partner (which includes Team Partners) that is a direct

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        competitor of the Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear and accessories
        sponsor; and

(vii)   for the avoidance of doubt, where the Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear
        and accessories sponsor itself requests the Athlete to make an appearance
        at an activity organized by or on behalf of the personal sponsor (otherwise
        than at an Official GB and NI Team Duty as defined at Clause 6.10 above)
        or to use the Athlete‟s image during the Membership Period, then the
        Athlete shall appear/feature in the apparel, footwear and accessories of
        the Athlete‟s personal apparel, footwear and accessories sponsor as may
        be required under the personal sponsorship arrangement.
11.3    UKA acknowledges and agrees that the provisions of this Clause 11 shall
        apply equally to any personal sportswear sponsorship or endorsement
        arrangements entered into with third parties after the date of this
        Agreement (as if such arrangements were current as at the date of this
        Agreement) provided that, for the avoidance of doubt, the Athlete shall
        not enter into any agreements that in any way limit the ability of the
        Athlete to be selected for or participate in the GB and NI Team and/or the
        Competitions.


11.4    If the Athlete is requested to make an Appearance for the Scheme or
        where the Athlete‟s Image is used for the Scheme the provisions set out in
        the Scheme Agreement shall apply. For the avoidance of doubt, in relation
        to the Scheme, in the event of any conflict between the requirements
        under Clause 11 of this Agreement and the requirements under the
        Scheme Agreement, the Scheme Agreement shall prevail. Further, in the
        event of any conflict between the requirements under Clause 11 of this
        Agreement and the requirements under the Televised Event Agreement,
        the provisions of Clause 11 of this Agreement shall prevail.


12.     GENERAL

12.1    Subject to Clause 11, both UKA and the Athlete agree to comply with the
        rules, policies and procedures of the IAAF/IPC (as applicable) as adopted,
        varied and amended from time to time.

12.2    This Agreement (including the Performance Plan and the schedules hereto
        and provisions incorporated by virtue of Clauses 6.1 and 6.9 above)
        constitute the whole and only agreement between the Parties relating to
        the subject-matter of this Agreement. This Agreement may not be altered
        or modified except by written agreement, signed by both parties.


12.4    In respect of:

(a)     the waiver of medical confidentiality granted at Clause 6.15 in favour of
        any doctor or physician disclosing otherwise confidential information, the
        Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 will apply in favour of the
        doctors or other physicians;

(b)     the rights to use the Athlete‟s Image and with regards to the provision of
        Appearances granted in favour of UK Sport pursuant to Clauses 6.31 to
        6.34 inclusive, the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 will apply
        in favour of UK Sport; and

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(c)    rights relating to Anti-Doping matters granted in favour of the NADO at
       Clauses 6.22 to 6.25, the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 will
       apply also in favour of the NADO.

12.5   This Agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales.

13.    MINORS (THOSE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE)

13.1   If the Athlete is under 18 years of age at the date of entering into this
       Agreement:

13.1.1 the Athlete agrees that (for his or her own protection) this Agreement and
       his or her selection for, and participation in, the WCP and his or her ability
       to receive the benefits under this Agreement are conditional on his or her
       parents or guardian also signing the Agreement; and

13.1.2 none of the provisions relating to the Scheme shall apply to the Athlete.



IN WITNESS WHEREOF this Agreement has been executed the day and year
first above-written.

_______________________

SIGNED for and on behalf of
UK ATHLETICS
by:




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Athlete Declaration

By signing below the Athlete confirms that:

1.     I agree to become a member of the WCP;

2.     I have had the opportunity to take advice on the contents of this
       Agreement and understand my entitlements and obligations as a member
       of the WCP and agree to abide by them;

3.     I agree that all personal information (including "sensitive" personal
       information relating to race or ethnic origin, physical or mental health, and
       other matters covered by the data protection legislation) provided by me
       or gathered whilst I am a member of the WCP for the purposes of the WCP
       may be stored electronically or otherwise by UKA and processed for the
       purposes of and in connection with the WCP by employees, agents and
       contractors of UKA in accordance with current data protection legislation,
       guidelines and practices and may be passed to and processed for all such
       purposes and reasonably related purposes by other organisations involved
       in the management of the sport (including without limitation IAAF, IPC,
       BOA, BPA, UK Sport, Sport England and WADA);

       I agree that UKA may (at UKA‟s discretion) disclose my personal contact
       details to the Scheme Administrators for the purposes of contacting me to
       arrange and organise Appearances by me relating to the Scheme only (but
       for no other purposes whatsoever unless I give my specific consent);

4.     I have not entered into any other agreement or contract or have any other
       restriction that might prevent or materially impede my full participation in
       the WCP or that could conflict with my membership of the WCP or with the
       provisions of this Agreement. Subject to this, I understand that nothing in
       this Agreement is intended to prevent me having an existing personal
       sponsorship arrangement or entering into such arrangements during the
       Membership Period to the extent permitted in Clause 11.

5.     I will use my best endeavours to comply with this Agreement at all times
       and further understand and agree that any non-compliance on my part
       may well result in my becoming ineligible for further participation in the
       WCP; and

6.     my UKA affiliated athletics club is ______________________.

Signed by:

_________________                      ________________           _____________
Signature (Athlete)            Print Athlete Name       Date

_________________                  ________________               _____________
Signature of Witness        Print Witness Name            Date
(or parent/guardian, or person with parental responsibility, if Athlete is under the
age of 18)

Relationship to the Athlete:   _________________


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SCHEDULE 1

                                Interpretation

1.1   In this Agreement, the following words and expressions shall have the
      following meanings:

      "Anti-Doping Rules" means all applicable anti-doping rules including
      (without limitation) the anti-doping rules of WADA, UKA, the IAAF/IPC,
      and of the organiser of any event in which the Athlete participates;

      "Appearance" means an appearance, promotion, meeting, photo shoot,
      interview, press conference, filming or other event which the Athlete
      attends at the request of UKA or UK Sport pursuant to Clause 6.31;

      "Athlete     Confidential    Information"      means      all   information
      communicated by the Athlete pursuant to his or her membership of the
      WCP which is clearly by its nature confidential, including (but not limited
      to) any personal information or data about the Athlete, any information or
      data concerning the Athlete‟s fitness and medical condition (including any
      reports on the same from any doctor or other physician) and any financial
      information (other than public information such as programme grants and
      funding);

      "Athlete’s Image" means the Athlete‟s name, nicknames, likeness,
      image,     photograph,     signature,  autograph,     initials,  statements,
      endorsement, facsimile, reputation, story and accomplishments, physical
      details, voice, film (including computer generated or animated portrayal),
      and other personal characteristics and identification of the Athlete and any
      and all intellectual property rights personal appearances (whether now
      known or hereafter invented), in each case whether registered or
      unregistered and including applications for registration Any use of the
      athlete‟s image in a commercial sense will be subject to approval from the
      Athlete or his / her Authorised Representative;

      "Athlete Performance Bonus" means a discretionary performance
      related bonus payable in respect of medal winning and other significant
      performances by the Athlete at certain events (listed in Schedule 4);

      "BOA" means the GB and NI Olympic Association;

      "BPA" means the GB and NI Paralympic Association;

      “Chief Medical Officer” means the Chief Medical Officer of UKA from
      time to time or his or her appointed representative;

      "Commercial Partners" means those sponsors, licensees, supporters,
      official suppliers and any other commercial entity providing financial
      and/or technical support or goods and/or services directly or indirectly to
      UKA from time to time during the Membership Period in consideration of
      publicity, rights of association or other commercial benefit to them (other
      than for consideration of payment in full of the retail cash value of the
      goods or services supplied) (including the National Lottery); an up to date
      list of the Commercial Partners from time to time shall be available on the
      UKA Website;


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“Competition” means any of the following athletic events:
Olympic Games
Paralympic Games
IAAF World Outdoor Championships
IAAF World Indoor Championships
European Outdoor Championships
European Indoor Championships
European Under 23 Championships
World Cup
European Team Championship
IAAF World Cross-Country Championships
European Cross-Country Championships
World Half Marathon Championships
IAAF World Junior Championships
IAAF World Junior Cross-Country Championships
European Junior Cross-Country Championships
European Junior Championships
World Youth Games
together with any other international team competition where athletes
compete as representatives of a GB and NI team as selected by the Head
Coach from time to time against two or more other international teams
that are also required by the rules of such competition to compete in
national team kit.


"Confidential Information" means Athlete Confidential Information
and/or UKA Confidential Information, as applicable;
"Fast Track" means Fast Track Events Limited (a company incorporated
under the laws of England and Wales and under number 3549380 whose
registered office is at 25 Landport Terrace, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1
2RG), which currently acts as the agent of UKA and provides a number of
services under an agreement in relation to the Televised Event
Programme;

"Games" means the Summer Olympic/Paralympic Games and/or the
Winter Olympic/Paralympic Games as appropriate;

“GB and NI” means Great Britain and Northern Ireland;

"GB and NI Team" means the team which is selected by UKA during the
Membership Period as the national representative team for the sport in
any Competition; or, in the case of the Games, is nominated by UKA and
selected to represent Great Britain by the BOA or the BPA;

"GB and NI Team Kit" means all items of sports apparel and clothing
provided by UK Athletics under Clause 5.3 to Athletes selected for the GB
and NI Team. For the avoidance of doubt this excludes footwear (except
socks), eyewear and personal timing products;

"Head Coach" means the Head Coach of UKA from time to time or his or
her appointed representative;

"Homecomings" means an event or function organised for the GB and NI
Team on or within three days of their return from a Competition organised
by UKA or by a Team Partner through the UKA;

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"IAAF" means the International Association of Athletics Federations;

”Injury Zone” means the confidential competition system used by UKA to
record health and injury status of athletes (or any replacement system);

"Intellectual Property" means the Trade Marks, and domain names,
copyright, patents, registered designs, circuit layouts, rights in computer
software, databases and lists, rights in inventions, UKA Confidential
Information, know-how and trade secrets, operating manuals, quality
manuals and all other intellectual property, in each case whether
registered or unregistered (including applications for the grant of any of
the foregoing) and all rights or forms of protection having equivalent or
similar effect to any of the foregoing which may subsist anywhere in the
world, and all rights of action, powers and benefits of the same;

"IPC" means the International Paralympic Committee;

"Membership Period" means the period of time during which the Athlete
is a member of the WCP in accordance with the provisions of this
Agreement;

"NADO" means the United Kingdom‟s National Anti-Doping Organisation,
which carries out in the UK the functions ascribed to such organisations in
the World Anti-Doping Code, currently UK Sport via its Drug Free Sport
directorate or any successor to it;

“Performance Plan” means the integrated performance plan set for the
Athlete by the Head Coach and incorporating individual training,
competition and personal development needs of the Athlete and setting
out targets in respect of the Athlete‟s personal performance and
development;

"Personal Coach" means a WCP athlete‟s coach who is not employed by
UKA;

"Parties" or "Party" means the parties or a party to this Agreement, as
the context requires;

“Rights Schedule” means the deed entered into unilaterally by UKA that
is supplemental to the Scheme Agreement and which varies and clarifies
the Scheme Agreement in favour of the Athlete;

"Scheme" means the appearance and participation in fundraising events
and other promotional activity by Athletes as set out in the Scheme
Agreement in order to raise funds to support UK Sport‟s WCP in
preparation of elite sporting talent participating on the WCP with the
objective of winning medals at the Games and other related major
international championships and competitions;

"Scheme Administrators" means such agency appointed to run and
administer the Scheme from time to time;

"Scheme Agreement" means the deed, and the Rights Schedule,
entered into between UKA and the Athlete in relation to the Athlete‟s
obligation under the Scheme;


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"Scheme Partners" means those parties (and their group companies)
who are the sponsors of the Scheme and recipients of the Scheme Rights
in whole or in part;

"Scheme Rights" means the rights granted to UK Sport and the Scheme
Partners via UKA pursuant to the Scheme Agreement in relation to use of
the Athlete‟s Image and access to Appearances;

"Send Offs" means an event or function held within three days prior to
the Official GB and NI Team departure for a Competition, organised by
UKA or, through UKA, a Commercial Partner;

"Summer Games" means the Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games
held once every four years; and references to the Summer Games shall
mean the forthcoming Summer Games from time to time, which at the
date of this Agreement are due to be held in London in 2012;

“Team Manual” is the document (published on UKA website) outlining
information and obligations relating to being a member of a GB and NI
Team;

"Team Partner" means a Commercial Partner which has rights by virtue
of an agreement with UKA in respect of the GB and NI Team and which is
listed as such on the Website (as defined);

"Televised Event Agreement" means the form of separate agreement
which may be offered to the Athlete from time to time if he/she is invited
to participate in any part of the Televised Event programme by UKA;

"Televised Event Programme" means the programme of athletics
competitions organized by UKA each year, managed by Fast Track and
which are scheduled to be broadcast on terrestrial television and is subject
to terms agreed between Fast Track (or their successor) and the Athlete‟s
official representative.

"Trade Mark" means any mark or logo used as a trade mark from time to
time (and whether registered or unregistered);

"UKA Confidential Information" means any information or data (not
already in the public domain other than as a result of a breach of an
obligation of confidentiality):

(i)     which directly or indirectly relates to financial information, accounts
        or marketing plans of UKA, including information about Commercial
        Partners and potential future Commercial Partners and general
        market opportunities for the sport, which have come to the
        knowledge of the Athlete as a result of his or her membership of
        the WCP;

(ii)    relating to the operations, processes, competition and training
        plans, competition and training tactics and intentions of UKA;

(iii)   relating directly or indirectly to research and development carried
        out or being planned by or on behalf of UKA and/or the WCP,
        including any information relating to the construction and use of


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             specialised equipment and the evaluation of the training loads and
             physical responses of Athletes;

      (iv)   relating directly or indirectly to the contents of the WCP, the One
             Stop Plan or Whole Sport Plan of UKA, including all documentation
             relating to the development of support services and any or all
             drawings, plans, specifications and technical information relating to
             the same; or

      (v)    relating directly or indirectly to UKA and/or the WCP which is
             clearly by its nature confidential or which was communicated by
             UKA to the Athlete on the express or implied condition that it would
             remain confidential between them;

      "UK Sport" means the United Kingdom Sports Council, incorporated by
      Royal Charter, (registered number RC: 000765) or any successor to it;

      "UKA Trade Marks" means the trade marks of UKA which are set out in
      Schedule 2 to this Agreement together with such other marks and logos
      (whether registered or unregistered) which are used by UKA as trade
      marks from time to time;

      "WCP" means the UK Sport funded World Class Performance Programme
      established to promote high-level competitive Athletics with the object of
      winning medals at the Games and other major international
      championships and competitions;

      "Website" means the official website of UKA from time to time; and

      "Winter Games" means the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games held
      once every four years; and references to the Winter Games shall mean the
      forthcoming Winter Games from time to time, which at the date of this
      Agreement are due to be held in Vancouver in 2010.

1.2   In this Agreement, unless the context indicates otherwise:

(a)   where a Party agrees not to do something this includes an obligation not
      to permit or cause that thing to be done indirectly by another person;

(b)   references to the "sport" shall mean the sport of athletics in all its various
      forms and disciplines;

(c)   where any Clause provides for the Athlete‟s or UKA‟s consent or approval
      to be obtained by the other, neither shall be entitled to unreasonably
      withhold or unnecessarily delay such consent. In the case of UKA,
      withholding consent would be reasonable where (amongst other things) in
      the honest and genuine opinion of UKA the giving of consent would have a
      detrimental effect on the performance of the Athlete or on the functioning
      of the WCP (including a detrimental effect on the relationship of UKA with
      its Commercial Partners); and

(d)   the BOA‟s Bye-Law on "Eligibility for Membership of Team GB of Persons
      Found Guilty of a Doping Offence" broadly provides that where an athlete
      has been guilty of a Doping Offence (as defined therein) he or she will not
      be eligible to compete for Great Britain in the Games even after he or she
      has served the period of suspension (or suffered any other punishment)
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laid down in respect of the Doping Offence. There is an appeal mechanism
laid out in the Bye-Law.




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          SCHEDULE 2


      List of Trade Marks




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                                 SCHEDULE 3


        Part A – UKA Compensation in respect of Athlete breaches

1) Appearance breaches (Clause 6.10 and/or 6.31), up to £500 per breach.

2) Code of Conduct breaches (Clause 6.21), up to £50 per breach.

3) Performance Plan breaches (Clause 6.3), up to £50 per breach.


                    Part B – Whereabouts Failures Fines

Fines for Athlete Whereabouts Failures (Clause 6.24(c)) may be levied at up to
the following rates:

        £100 for the first Athlete Whereabouts Failure

        £500 for a second Athlete Whereabouts Failure




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                                  SCHEDULE 4

                            Payment Schedule



                                     Part A

                            PERFORMANCE BONUS

In the event that UKA decides that Performance Bonuses shall be paid in respect
of the forthcoming year, the Athlete shall be eligible to be paid a Performance
Bonus in the event that he/she achieves a qualifying performance at any of the
events specified by UKA and notified to the Athlete from time to time. Such
notification will expire after a period of 12 months.

UKA may identify additional performances (in terms of rankings) at those events
in respect of which a Performance Bonus may be paid.

                                     Part B

                              APPEARANCE FEES

For the purposes of making the payments for additional Appearances under
Clause 5.11, UKA shall each year categorise the Athlete as falling into one of the
categories set out below. The payment due for such additional Appearances shall
correspond to the Athlete‟s category, as set out below.

CATEGORY 1 ATHLETES: PODIUM

Criteria: Athletes currently categorised as Podium A, B, C and Podium Relay
under the UK Sport WCP.

Appearance payment schedule: If the Athlete is asked to attend and does
attend any additional Appearances for UK Athletics under Clause 5.11 they will be
paid at the following rate:

• The first 3 Appearances at a rate of £1,000 each; and

• The next 3 Appearances at a rate of £2,000 each.

CATEGORY 2 ATHLETES: DEVELOPMENT

Criteria: Athletes currently categorised as Development, Talent Confirmation and
Talent ID under the UK Sport WCP.

Appearance payment schedule: If the Athlete is asked to attend and does
attend any additional Appearances for UK Athletics under Clause 5.11 they will be
paid at the following rate:

• The first 3 Appearances at a rate of £500 each; and

• The next 3 Appearances at a rate of £1,000 each.



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