Sport gets off to a flying start in 2016

Hockey

Sixteen players from Guernsey Hockey have been selected for the England Hockey Regional Training Programme, the JRPC. The group include eleven Elizabeth College students!

To see the group photograph please click here

From this group, Will Thompson has also been chosen to attend the England age-group squads known as NAGS. Click here to read the England Hockey article from the Guernsey Press.

Cycling 

Based on his incredible season last year, 15 year old Sam Culverwell was highlighted by the Guernsey Press as one of journalist Matt Lihou’s top ten rising stars. To read a summary of Sam’s season please click here

Duathlon

Dan Galpin started the winter duathlon in strong form winning the first of the series, despite having run the Hampshire cross-country the day before! To see the results please click here

Badminton

David Trebert looks set to join his older brother and sister as a senior island badminton player and has been tipped by Guernsey Press journalist Matt Lihou as another star of the future. To read Matt’s report, please click here