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16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Senior Citizen Sport Award

Sylvia Collingwood, Redhill Bowling Club Sylvia was introduced to Redhill Bowling Club by her late husband and she first became a Social Member in 1977.  Having enjoyed watching the bowls that year, she decided she would like to join in and learnt to play in 1978. Since then she has […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Coach of the Year

Kate Holah, Earlswood Running Club After gaining an athletics qualification in 2018 Kate guided a small group of family and friends through a beginners’ running programme. Buoyed by their weekly improvement and enthusiasm she established a running club and offered an open structured Couch to 5k schedule designed for new […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Club of the Year

Merstham Cricket Club 2019 has seen this club reach new heights having nearly collapsed at the end of the 1990. The effort put into encouraging local people to get involved has seen it field 5 Saturday sides, 3 Sunday sides, over 250 juniors, including two girls’ sides and a disability […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Team Of the Year

Reigate Rhinos, Reigate Lawn Tennis Club Team Tennis is a national league event with county, regional and national level tiers and this team has won through from the regional tier to the national level of the LTA Team Tennis Competition.  This is equivalent to a football club who has won […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Club Official of the Year

Sam Cates, Redhill Bowling Club Sam started bowling at the age of 13 and began to play Club matches and competitions in his second season. He reached his first final in 2012 and in 2014 joined the Committee as Junior Representative.  He remains a Committee Member to date.  Also in […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Young Sports Person of the Year

Alleke Allum, Basketball Alleke has been playing Basketball since she decided she wanted to play ball aged 5. She started with after school basketball club at her primary school and was quickly picked by her school club to start playing in the Surrey CVL local league when she was just […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Volunteer of the Year

Arthur Cumings, Reigate Squash Club The membership at Reigate Squash Club is so thankful for the key role that Arthur has played over so many years in inspiring so many young players through his high energy, positivity and kindness. He is 85 years young, and has been a member of […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Inclusive Sport Award

Matthew Labbett, Surrey Choices Matthew has made a significant impact on disability sport in Reigate and Banstead. He has completely changed the lives of disabled people through his commitment, determination and perseverance to the people that he supports. He works with disabled adults to help them to improve their fitness, […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Young Volunteer of the Year – The Robin Elsdon-Dew Trophy

Benjamin Turrington, Reigate Football Club Benjamin has been one of the U6 coaches for Reigate Football Club for the past 4 seasons.  The Club’s 32 U6s train every Saturday in Priory Park and he is there every week in all weathers.  The children love his enthusiasm and he makes even […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Young Boys Team of the Year

Reigate Priory Cricket Club u14 Surrey Junior Invitation League Team Playing at the highest level for their age of club cricket in Surrey, this team went through the entire season unbeaten, finishing top of their league with 30 points, 6 points clear of second place. This was a true team […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Young Girls Team of the Year

Old Reigatians u13 Girls Rugby ‘A’ Team This team has won every cup match over the 2018-19 season and won the Waterfall Cup in April 2019 to become under 13 girls Surrey Champions. This is the first time since the club was formed in 1927 that one of its girls’ […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Junior Team of the Year

East Surrey Acrobatics Competitive Squad This team, who run in partnership with the YMCA East Surrey have had a very successful year, with the Competitive Squad competing regionally & nationally within the Sports Acrobatics discipline. The competitive squad comprises of 19 members who vary in age between 5 & 12 […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Senior Citizen Sport Award

Sylvia Collingwood, Redhill Bowling Club Sylvia was introduced to Redhill Bowling Club by her late husband and she first became a Social Member in 1977.  Having enjoyed watching the bowls that year, she decided she would like to join in and learnt to play in 1978. Since then she has […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Coach of the Year

Kate Holah, Earlswood Running Club After gaining an athletics qualification in 2018 Kate guided a small group of family and friends through a beginners’ running programme. Buoyed by their weekly improvement and enthusiasm she established a running club and offered an open structured Couch to 5k schedule designed for new […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Club of the Year

Merstham Cricket Club 2019 has seen this club reach new heights having nearly collapsed at the end of the 1990. The effort put into encouraging local people to get involved has seen it field 5 Saturday sides, 3 Sunday sides, over 250 juniors, including two girls’ sides and a disability […]
16th January 2020

Reigate & Banstead District Sports Council Awards 2020 – Team Of the Year

Reigate Rhinos, Reigate Lawn Tennis Club Team Tennis is a national league event with county, regional and national level tiers and this team has won through from the regional tier to the national level of the LTA Team Tennis Competition.  This is equivalent to a football club who has won […]