Gurpreet Virdee(1991-), London 2012 Young Ambassador
Sitter in 1 portrait
A Langdon School student who is one of thirty young East Londoners who joined the delegation team for the final stage of London's bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2005. These Young Ambassadors represented both the communities that would benefit most from London 2012 and London's ambition to inspire young people. Virdee is a university student.
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