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.
Christmas holiday fun days are on Friday 19th, Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd December. For more information or to book a place contact us on 01229 870458 or by email..
Barrow AFC Performance Centre camp at Furness College 3G pitch on Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd December. U11’s-13’s from 10am-12pm, and U14’s-16’s from 1-3pm, £5 per day. To book on contact us on 01229 870458 or by email.
The course will be open to girls in school years 1-6. For anyone interested in booking a place on our girls course, please contact us at the office on 01229 870458 or by email.
Dalton sessions will take place at Dowdales School’s DASH Sports Hall on Mondays at 5pm - 6pm until 22 December (indoors)
Walney sessions will take place at Walney School on Wednesday evening at 5pm – 6pm until 17 December (indoors)
Sessions are free, no need to book – just turn up. Sessions will resume again after the Christmas holiday.
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.
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