Active Wandsworth Awards 2018

Active Wandsworth Awards 2018

The 2018 Active Wandsworth Awards took place on Friday 22 February recognising the commitment and achievement of the many people involved in sport and physical activity within Wandsworth.

Photos from the evening can be found on the Active Wandsworth Facebook page

Awards were presented by England Footballer Fara Williams and GB Katie Snowden. The evening saw England and Harlequins prop Kyle Sinckler claim the Sport Person of the Year prize with talented Waterskier Molly Lee winning the Junior Sports Person of the Year.

Volunteers were recognised for their work in the community with Rachel Denning of Battersea Ironsides RFC becoming Volunteer of the Year and Nicolas Flores Pujols Young Volunteer of the Year for his work at Southfields Academies Basketball Academy.

The fantastic girls from Burntwood School won the Mayor’s Award for raising the profile of Disability Sport within their school and locally in the community.

 

Simon Haspal was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Sport & Physical Activity trophy for his dedication as fixtures secretary at Wayfarers Hockey Club. Broadwater Primary won the newly introduced Active School of the Year for their work in encouraging all pupils to be active through a range of clubs and initiatives.

Balham Football Club won Sports Club of the Year and Leonard Cheshire scooped the Physical Activity Project of the Year award for their continued work with Adults with a disability.

 2018 Active Wandsworth Award Winners

Active School of the Year – Broadwater Primary School

Young Volunteer of the Year – Nicolas Flores Pujols

Volunteer of the Year – Rachel Denning

Mayor’s Award – Burntwood School Para Team

Coach/Instructor of the Year – Mike Mounowah

Outstanding Contribution to Sport & Physical Activity – Simon Haspel

Sports Club/Organisation of the Year – Balham Football Club

Physical Activity Project of the Year – Leonard Cheshire

Junior Sports Person of the Year – Molly Lee

Sports Person of the Year – Kyle Sinckler