This Girl Can is a celebration of active women everywhere. It shows that whatever our size, ability or previous experience, sport can be a fun and enjoyable part of our lives.
It is a national campaign, developed by Sport England and delivered in partnership with a wide range of organisations.
If you or your organisation would like to find out how to get involved, access marketing materials or learn more about the campaign then please register at Sport England.
Monday to Friday
2pm to 4pm at Pulse Soccer Centre
Wednesday and Friday
11am to 12 noon Hindpool Urban Park
Free for 8 to 15 year olds.
Dalton sessions will take place at Dowdales School’s DASH Sports Hall on Mondays at 5pm - 6pm
Walney sessions will take place at Walney School on Wednesday evening at 5pm – 6pm
Sessions are free, no need to book – just turn up. Sessions will resume again after the Christmas holiday.
Adult Sportsperson is our martial arts World Champion Tom Younger.
Junior Sportperson is England footballer Georgia Stanway.
In the team categories, Furness Cricket Club won the open age and Dowdales Year 11 rugby league team won the young team award.
Dowdales Year 11 Rugby League Young team of the Year
Team of the Year Furness Cricket Club
The packed crowd at the Forum also saw young volunteers recognised along with the annual Service to Sports Awards for long service to local sport.
Service to Sport
Finalists in each category were
Furness Cricket Club
Furness Karate Team
Duddon Canoe Club
Dowdales Year11 Rugby
Barrow Island Under12 Rugby
Furness Cavaliers Under12 Football
The following are recognised for their support to local sport.
If you have any sports activities open to the general public, we can promote them in our weekly email, on What's happening, on our calendar and on facebook. Our weekly email goes out directly to over 1000 people every week and we have over 2000 friends of Facebook. So if you've got anything on, we can promote it to hundreds of people for free. Just email us your activity, the date, time, venue, cost and contact details and we'll do the rest.
We welcome new nominations for members of the Sports Council from local clubs all year round. So if you want to join us, don't wait for our next AGM. You can nominate a member now. Click here to open the nomination form!
If you want to know who we are and what we do, have a look here or ring us on 407575.
Kick it Out aims to remove racism in sport and to increase the participation in sport by the black and minority ethnic community.
Report any incidents of discrimination, abuse or harassment to your local Police on 101
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