Empowering little bleeders through sport

Little Bleeders charity supports young people with blood disorders. It was set up by professional British cyclist and haemophiliac Alex Dowsett

What do we do?

Photography Competition Winners Chosen

The competition drew to a close at end of May and after much deliberation, our winners have finally been chosen. We want to say a huge thank you to everyone who sent in their action shots. Your love for your chosen sports and activities, your determination to keep being the best you can be at them and the fact that you don’t let haemophilia hold you back is truly inspirational.

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Alex Dowsett

Alex Dowsett is a British professional road racing cyclist who despite having haemophilia, has achieved great success and continues to offer support to young people with haemophilia.

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What is haemophilia?

What is Haemophilia?

Haemophilia is a genetic bleeding disorder that prevents the blood from clotting, the severity of which depends on your type of Haemophilia. It can cause bleeding to never end due to clotting issues and joints to bruise and flare for no apparent reason, there is no cure but it is treatable.

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Do you have a bleeder?

Does your child suffer from a blood disorder? We’d love to know your story!
We’ve helped a lot of children in many different situations.
Find out how we can support you or simply give a little advice.

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