Charlie Burnside

Charlie is a Partnerships & Events coordinator at BYCS. Prior to joining BYCS she gained experience in event management, fundraising and was the relationship manager for some key supporters of an international development charity. Charlie is a graduate of the Bachelor program Sports Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Amsterdam, where she spent some time focussing on Sport Development. She grew a huge interest in how sports can address social challenges and is eager to create a lasting impact with BYCS through cycling.

In her role, Charlie focuses on developing key partnerships, securing crucial funding for our projects and organizes various stakeholder events.

What motivates me most is seeing how any form of exercise can address so many challenges we face. Cycling is one of those activities that can positively impact your own well-being or even bring communities closer together, that’s so inspiring to me.