Chris Mitchell – Reigate Priory Hockey Club (Runner-Up: Mike Griffin – Merstham Cricket Club) At Reigate Priory Hockey Club Chris has been a long-standing volunteer, official, organiser, umpire, coach, player and committee member. He has been head of girls colts and mini colts for a number of years where the […]
Reigate Priory Cricket Club Boys Under 15’s ESC Team (Runner-Up: Banstead Cricket Club u13) This team had an excellent 2018 season topping their league undefeated, a first ever league win for this squad since forming at u6. This squad have lost almost no players for 9 years, a testament to […]
South Park Girls Under 12’s (Runner-Up: Reigate Priory Cricket Club Girls u15) Last year the same group of girls won only 1 game, only scored 9 goals and conceded over 100 goals. This season they have won the title losing only 1 game and only conceding 8 goals scoring 60 […]
Fay Hart – Boccia Fay has Cerebral Palsy. She uses a power chair to enable her to be mobile and has 24 hour support. The majority of sports are not suitable for her but Boccia is her one passion where she can train hard and aims to succeed. During the […]
Merstham Cricket Club Under 9’s (Runner-Up: Reigate Youth FC u12 Rapids) The Under 9’s at Merstham have won the ESCL cricket league two years in a row. They are a good bunch of young cricketers who improve year on year. They followed up last year’s Under 8’s title with this […]
This may be useful for local sports club safeguarding & volunteer recruitment officers. Voluntary Action is working with NACRO to run a training day on “Recruiting Safely and Fairly” for voluntary organisations who are recruiting volunteers. I think this may be a relevant course for many of the sports organisations […]
We are pleased to announce that we are awarding Kane with a grant for his Basketball with the Surrey Scorchers Academy. We hear the first year was a great success and the team featured in the article below (Kane is on the far right)!
We are pleased to announce that we are awarding Katie a grant towards her football. Katie is a player with Chelsea FC women and is now in the under 16’s Squad! Congratulations and we wish you best of luck with your club.
Liam travelled to Liberec in the Czech Republic last weekend (6th Oct 2018) for the first European Under 14 fencing competition of the new season. He was up against competitors from the home nation, Germany, Slovenia and Poland. After the preliminary poule stages he had won 9 fights and lost […]
Julie Mayo – Netball For the 10th year running Julie, has stepped in to lead netball training sessions for the Surrey Youth Games. Last year she led and mentored a team of six volunteers so that over sixty five girls, none of whom were members of a netball club, could […]
Reigate Priory Hockey Club (Runner-up: Sovereign Gymnastics Club) The club and its twenty teams had another highly successful season. It has nine colts league teams across various girls and boys age groups from under 10’s to under 16’s although coaching starts from school year two. The club encourages colts from […]
Megan Matthews – Livingwell Taekwondo (Runner-Up: Katie Mackison) Megan has been training in taekwondo since she was 6 years old. She has achieved black belt (due to be tested for 2nd dan) and has competed and medalled nationally and represented GB in the national Poomsae (non-contact) team internationally. Her ambition […]