This is Padel

1st August 2018

On Tuesday 17th July a group of children from Year 4 took part in a Padel Festival at the Guernsey Padel Club. For many, it was their first go at trying Guernsey’s newest sport and it proved a hit! Thank you to the Guernsey Padel Club and Rob West for providing this opportunity and we […]

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Powell Inducted into Sporting Heroes Hall of Fame

30th July 2018

The Guernsey Sports Commission has revealed Ian Powell as the 21st sporting hero of the Sporting Hall of Fame. Ian started swimming at the age of three at Beau Sejour and went in to the Beau Sejour Swim School at the age of five, and then on to Barracudas at the age of 11. Ian […]

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Children Set Sail at Year 4 Festival

11th July 2018

On the 10th of July 2018, 24 children from Vauvert, Melrose, Amherst, St Martins and Vale were involved with Year 4 sailing festival that took place on the Model Yacht Pond. This festival was organised by the Guernsey Sport Commission who worked together with the Guernsey Sailing Trust to give the children a free taster […]

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Sports Strategy Consultation – ‘A Plan for Sport’

5th July 2018

The Committee for Education, Sport & Culture is seeking your views on sport and activity in Guernsey, to help deliver a ‘Plan for Sport’. Following a debate last year by the States of Deliberation, it was agreed to develop a ‘comprehensive Sports Strategy by July 2019’, including outlining the funding needed to implement this strategy. […]

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Sport Vouchers Reward for Photo Challenge Winners

5th July 2018

A sports-themed photo competition which challenged schools, children and adults to have a photo taken wearing their trainers has rewarded two winners with £250 vouchers for Fletcher Sports. Run in conjunction with the Guernsey Sports Commissions ‘Sport Your Trainers’ initiative, the challenge saw individuals and schools take creative photos and post them on social media. […]

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