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Spinmarathon raises record amount for charity

Spinmarathon raises record amount for charity

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Kings Premier Heath Club Spinmarathon this year benefitted The Guernsey Specials Gymnastics Club and The Oakley Waterman Caravan Foundation to the sum of just over £4,000, the most the event has raised over three years. Fifty participants took part in a gruelling four hours of spinning classes, cycling on static bikes in the gym. […]

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Five new faces as the 2014 Guernsey Golf Development Squad is named

Five new faces as the 2014 Guernsey Golf Development Squad is named

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

FIVE new golfing hopefuls have had their names added to the Guernsey Golf Development Squad. The squad initiative, launched in 2013 and sponsored by ABN AMRO, aims to develop the talent of the island’s most promising young golfers of all ages and from all golf clubs. This year Steve Wilford, professional coach from St Pierre […]

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Titans rule first night of KPMG Touch Super League

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE first night of the KPMG Touch Super League saw the Titans win both its games. Playing for the first time at the sport’s new home at KGV and with a new sponsor in the form of KPMG in place, the first league of the season saw the three teams taking part each scoring touchdowns. […]

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Vale Vipers win Senior Cup at Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival

Vale Vipers win Senior Cup at Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Vale Vipers lifted the senior cup after a close final match against St Martin’s team, the Saints Smashers, winning five points to four at this year’s Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival. The festival, sponsored by Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management, celebrated its 15th year in the sunshine with around 400 primary school children taking part […]

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Will your children be ‘Quids in’ in the Easter Holidays?

Will your children be ‘Quids in’ in the Easter Holidays?

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Sports Commission have teamed up with the Ray Lowe Sporting Foundation and Liberation Management Limited to offer a selection of activities to keep young people active during the upcoming Easter Holidays. The programme, which offers those in Primary & Secondary School the chance to play different sports for only £1, will return from […]

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Greenfield back to winning ways

Greenfield back to winning ways

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jon Greenfield was back on form and back to his winning ways last Sunday at the fourth event in Guernsey Triathlon Club’s winter duathlon series, sponsored by the Ana Leaf Foundation. The popular Reservoir circuit was home to the race. Based at St Saviour’s Community Centre at the top of Neuf Chemin road, the race […]

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Thompson & Munro are new Rising Stars

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Sports Commission are proud to announce that Clementine Thompson & Miles Munro have been added to our Rising Stars Programme. Jeremy Frith, Performance Director, said “the scheme is about supporting people who are on an Olympic pathway, or on their way to full time professional careers. We support athletes who are fully focused […]

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Sure Community Foundation helps Guernsey Rugby Academy Colts with kit sponsorship

Sure Community Foundation helps Guernsey Rugby Academy Colts with kit sponsorship

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE Sure Community Foundation helped secure future away trips for the Guernsey Rugby Academy’s Colts with a £2,200 donation. The squad of 16 to 18 years olds played their first match on Saturday wearing new Sure branded shorts. They beat Kenilworth from Warwickshire by 23-17. Coach Matt Chammings thanked the Sure Community Foundation for its […]

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Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival takes place this weekend

Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival takes place this weekend

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE 15th Annual Schools’ Tag Rugby Festival sponsored by Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management will take place this weekend. 37 school teams have signed up to take part involving more than 400 primary school children. Tag Rugby is a non-contact version of rugby and is played in teams of seven players. School teams are split into […]

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Support Commonwealth Day by Sporting Your Trainers

Support Commonwealth Day by Sporting Your Trainers

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Sports Commission and Guernsey Commonwealth Games Association are joining forces to encourage islanders to support Commonwealth Day by wearing their trainers on Monday 10th March 2014.  Sport Your Trainers (SYT) encourages communities to celebrate Commonwealth Day in the year Scotland hosts the 20th Commonwealth Games. The objective of SYT is to engage and […]

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