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Active Durham Sport and Physical Activity Awards

County Winners 2017The awards, hosted by the Active Durham partnership, recognise the outstanding achievements of participants in all aspects of sport and physical activity: athletes, coaches, volunteers, officials and teachers who develop and deliver sport and physical activity in schools, clubs and community settings throughout County Durham.

The glittering awards ceremony held at the Gala Theatre in Durham City, was the culmination of four local awards held in Derwentside, Durham & Chester le Street, East Durham & Sedgefield and Mid-Durham & Dales with the winners in 13 categories from each area competing against each other for the County accolades.

See Awards Criteria for further information. 

County Winners

Contribution to Physical Activity - Alan Lawson - Mid Durham & Dales

Sport & Physical Activity Achievement of the Year - Andrew Robertson - Durham & CLS

Coach of the Year - Michael Shaw - East Durham & Sedgefield

Young Coach of the Year - Matthew Lynn - East Durham & Sedgefield

Primary School Contribution to Sport & Physical Activity - St Cuthbert's RCVA Primary School - East Durham & Sedgefield

Secondary School Contribution to Sport & Physical Activity - King James I Academy - Mid Durham & Dales

Volunteer of the Year - Sandra & Paul Chapman - Durham & CLS

Young Volunteer of the Year - Jordan Evans - East Durham & Sedgefield

Sports Club of the Year - Hunwick Cricket Club - Mid Durham & Dales

Junior Sports Club of the Year - Consett Steelers Netball Club - Derwentside

Sports Performance of the Year - Jenny Todd - Derwentside

Young Sports Performance of the Year - Georgia O'Connor - East Durham & Sedgefield

Contribution to Sport - Julie Scurfield - Durham & CLS

If you would like to know any further information regarding the awards please contact Jeanette Turner-Gudgeon at County Durham Sport on 0191 374 6127 or