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Engaging People Pod

Sep 8, 2020

First Five Yards is a boutique digital sports consultancy founded by Rob Gevertz.  

Within his career, Rob has worked in senior commercial positions at organisations such as Sky Sports, talkSPORT and most recently City Football Group (Manchester City FC).

Three years ago Rob was diagnosed with Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma & went straight onto a round of chemotherapy. He thought he was in the clear before it returned which is often a difficult sign. Rob has pioneering treatment in the UK & has made a full recovery. 

Hear how his mentality helped him through the tough times & how he's well positioned to thrive in the years ahead.  

You can find him on all the socials @Rob Gevertz and his website is

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