Gemma Wiseman 2023

UK Deaf Sport was deeply saddened to learn of the loss of Gemma Wiseman.

Gemma was an outstanding footballer who represented both England and Great Britain Deaf Women on multiple occasions. Amongst her many achievements were four bronze medals at the 2011 European Football Championships, the 2013 Deaflympics, 2014 European Futsal Championships and the 2016 World Cup.

She was an inspiration to others and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and condolences are with her family.

If you or someone you know are struggling with your mental health you can contact the following services for support:

Psychological Therapy – SignHealth

How to look after your mental health and wellbeing – RNID

SPUK – Suicide Prevention UK Charity 1187866

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