Our awards ceremony this year will be held on Friday 24th November at Bulmershe School. Nominations are sought for individuals who have produced outstanding performance either within a club or at representative level in the following categories: Under 14 Girl Under 18 Girl Senior Woman Under 14 Boy Under 18 Boy Senior Man Nominations are […]
Wokingham has had a Sports Council for over 40 years with members representing a good cross section of sports in the Borough.
The Constitution, briefly summarised, aims to co-ordinate, promote and develop opportunities and facilities for Sport in the Borough of Wokingham.
With a membership open to all local sporting bodies, schools, local government, sports centres and other national sporting bodies and councils, we aim to act as a focal point for concerns and queries about sport in the present and the future.
- courses in child protection and first aid in conjunction with WBC Sports Development;
- sport sponsorship for individuals under 18
- a new coaching initiative
- representation at the local strategic partnership dealing with health and well being
- our Annual Sports Awards
With our interface to local government the Sports Council is well placed to offer help and lobbying on sports-related matters.
Hannah Evans from Wokingham’s archery club, Bowmen of Burleigh, has had a very successful July. At the Junior National Outdoor Championship held at the National Sports Centre, Lilleshall, Shropshire in early July, Hannah (15) competed in the Ladies under 16 category with her recurve (Olympic) bow winning silver medals on both days of the event. […]
Jamie Liu, a young table tennis player who won the Excellence Award at the 2015 Sports Council Awards, recently became this year’s U13 English Table Tennis Champion in both Singles and Doubles. This follows on from his U11 and 2x U12 National titles from previous years. Well done again Jamie. https://tabletennisengland.co.uk/news/archived/twins-peak-at-nationals-two-titles-for-liu/