Island Roads thanked for their support to Isle of Wight athletes

Island Roads - Athletes

The award by Island Roads to the IW Island Games Association helped 33 athletes attend the Gotland Island Games.

Wednesday, 9th August, 2017 10:36am

By Gavin Foster

Isle of Wight’s Jess Martin shortlisted as British Breakthrough – Vote today!

Jess Andrews

Let's all get behind this former Sandown Bay pupil and vote for Jess today to help her win the British Breakthrough Award.

Thursday, 1st December, 2016 6:06pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Island Games Team receives generous anonymous donation


The team are crowdfunding to help with costs of travelling to Gotland next year to take part in the NatWest Island Games. There's still time to make a donation however small or large.

Monday, 10th October, 2016 5:08pm

By Martin Goodall

Island Games: Great initial response to crowdfunding appeal

iow island games team

It will cost in the region of £1,000 per person to attend the Games, where competitors will have the opportunity to compete on the international stage.

Wednesday, 28th September, 2016 12:36pm

By Martin Goodall

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