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The ‘Mourant Ozannes Surf Academy’ is launched

The ‘Mourant Ozannes Surf Academy’ is launched

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Surfboard Club is pleased to announce that their Surf Academy, which will be formally launched at El Tico on Sunday 27 April 2014, is being sponsored by Mourant Ozannes. Surfing, and particularly youth surfing, continues to enjoy huge popularity in Jersey. It’s a healthy sport which appeals to every age group, gender and […]

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Le Tournoi set for 14th Annual Challenge

Le Tournoi set for 14th Annual Challenge

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 14th annual Le Tournoi Football Challenge will take place at Les Quennevais Sports Centre over the weekend of 28th and 29th June. Le Tournoi co-founder Andy Le Seelleur described the event as the biggest football tournament in the Channel Islands and is looking forward to welcoming many new faces as well as more established […]

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Jersey Cheshire Home Trek Slovenia 2015 challenge

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following treks to discover the mysteries of the Inca in Peru, explore the magic of the ‘Land of Ice and Fire’- and experience the beauty of the Indian state of Kerala – 2015 offers Islanders the chance to be enchanted by Slovenia. Slovenia has more than 7,000 km of trekking trails and this challenge will […]

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Collas Crill Island Walk registration now open!

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rotary de la Manche’s round the Island walk is now in its 23rd year and Collas Crill has picked up the baton to continue the great tradition of what has become one of the Island’s largest fund raising events. The 2014 walk starts at 3am on Saturday 21st June from Elizabeth Terminal at the Harbour […]

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Preparing for the toughest footrace on earth – the Marathon des Sables

Preparing for the toughest footrace on earth – the Marathon des Sables

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey runner James Manners is to run six laps of St Ouen’s beach carrying a heavily laden rucksack – and that is going to be a walk in the park compared to the reason why he’s training – the Marathon des Sables. The Marathon des Sables – or Marathon of the sands has been called […]

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Record numbers at the 2014 Rathbones Spring Term Cricket Courses

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since its commencement in January, over 150 school children have participated in the 2014 Rathbones Spring Term Cricket Courses, which are again providing fantastic opportunities for a large number of young boys and girls to enjoy cricket and learn new skills and techniques. The weekly courses are run by qualified coaches and cater for children […]

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Schools ‘en garde’ thanks to Moore Stephens sponsorship

Schools ‘en garde’ thanks to Moore Stephens sponsorship

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens Jersey has provided Jersey Fencing with additional high quality fencing kit in order to increase the uptake of the sport in Jersey’s Primary schools. The firm first provided a set of kit to Jersey Fencing in 2012 where demand for the sport was increasing but the association didn’t have the funds to provide […]

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Role Model for Deutsche Bank Hockey Development Programme selected to play at the Futures Cup

Role Model for Deutsche Bank Hockey Development Programme selected to play at the Futures Cup

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jersey Hockey player Jenna Volpert has been selected into the Wessex Leopards squad of the England Hockey Futures Cup for the second year. Following a Coaching and Assessment weekend in May arranged by the Jersey Hockey Association for the Deutsche Bank Development Programme, 17 year old Jenna Volpert will be playing for the Under 18s […]

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Disabled swimmers going for gold – again!

Disabled swimmers going for gold – again!

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Young swimmers with disabilities will be able to compete in the UK and Guernsey next year thanks to funding from the Lloyds TSB Foundation for the Channel Islands. The founder of Swim Easy Jersey, Ken Sheehan, said the donation of £8,189 would make all the difference to the non-profit club which provides a safe swimming […]

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Crabbé centre to be revitalised

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s young people will benefit from a new outdoor activity centre if a plan to rebuild the Queen’s Silver Jubilee Activity Base at Crabbé is approved. Jersey Youth Service, in partnership with Jersey Property Holdings, have submitted a planning application for the project, which will replace the existing cabins and classroom with a single-storey chalet-style […]

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