Guernsey to host 2021 Island Games

island games committee guernsey signing

Guernsey has been selected to host the 2021 Island Games and two new sports have been added to the 2019 Games, Beach Volleyball and Road Cycling.

Thursday, 7th July, 2016 11:02am

By Martin Goodall

Isle of Wight Jess Andrews qualifies for Rio Olympics

Jess Andrews

Former Sandown Bay pupil, Jess Andrews, ran the race of her life over the weekend and qualified to represent Great Britain in the Rio Olympics this summer. Go Jess!

Monday, 23rd May, 2016 12:24pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Special Olympics team compete in Eastbourne

Ross Eglinton 800m race

With the season now commenced, the Isle of Wight Special Olympics team are looking for volunteers and fundraisers.

Tuesday, 3rd May, 2016 11:32am

By Claire Collins

Do you know a talented athlete? They could qualify for support

Northern Inter-counties athletics

The application closing date for support for talented athletes is 31 December. If you know a talented athlete let them know about this council scheme.

Wednesday, 18th November, 2015 9:30am

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Nick Percy, Isle of Wight athlete, declared Freshman of the Year

Nick Percy in US

Not only has Bonchurch athlete , Nick Percy, had a strong season in the US, he's now been named Freshman of the Year. Well done Nick!

Friday, 19th June, 2015 11:16am

By Nate Pohlen

Young Island athlete, Nick Percy, trains with Olympians

Nick Percy - USA Training with Shaun Pickering:

Nick Percy from Bonchurch, has been very busy training in the USA alongside Olympic champions and achieved some personal bests whilst competing out there.

Monday, 19th May, 2014 9:11am

By Nick Percy

More awards for Bonchurch athlete Nick Percy

More awards for Bonchurch athlete Nick Percy

Congratulations to Nick Percy from Bonchurch, whose development over the last few years should be an inspiration to us all.

Thursday, 10th April, 2014 8:56am

By Deborah Percy

Nick Percy wins Most Outstanding Athlete award

Nick Percy with silver medal

The determination and commitment shown by Bonchurch athlete Nick Percy is fantastic to see. What a great role model he makes for young people on the Island.

Friday, 6th December, 2013 4:37pm

By Deborah Percy

Islander Nick Percy awarded under 20 Athlete of the Year

Nick Percy :

It's fantastic to hear of Nick's continued success. We expect his name will remain in the sporting news for many years to come.

Friday, 8th November, 2013 2:04pm

By Deborah Percy

Bonchurch athlete Nick Percy ranked No.4 in the World

Bonchurch athlete Nick Percy ranked No.4 in the World

Those who have been following Nick's progress will be pleased to hear he's now ranked No.3 on the All Time British List. and No.4 in the World rankings.

Friday, 5th July, 2013 2:00pm

By Deborah Percy with one comment

Nick Percy has credible start to the season

Nick Percy has credible start to the season

His throw at Loughborough placed Nick fourth on the European rankings.

Friday, 12th April, 2013 1:00pm

By Deborah Percy

Nick Percy: Island sporting star recovers well from injury

Nick Percy:

It's good to hear that Nick is on the mend and getting the support he needs to continue with his sporting career.

Tuesday, 12th February, 2013 9:13am

By Evelyn Knowles with one comment