A fabulous evening “the best yet” was had by all at this year’s Godolphin Sports Awards. Guest Speaker, Vicky Gosling OBE gave an inspirational talk about her career path including her time as Group Captain in the Royal Air Force, CEO of the Invictus Games and her more recent appointment to GB Snowsport.
The PE Department put on a slick, well presented evening including slide shows of fun moments and achievements during the year. Award winners proudly received their medals from Vicky including MIPs, MVPs and Good Eggs. International Awards went to Maddie Coupe (Wales U15B Lacrosse, Alicia Finis (Cyprus U18 Athletics), Anna Merritt (England U17 Discus), Chloe Lemieux (GB Show Jumping), and Emma Jowett (GB Eventing).
The Sandy Martin Cup for most enthusiastic swimmer went to Amelia Johns; Sports Personality to Molly Thomlinson and Most Improved over-all performer to Summer Walker-Candy. This year’s Sports Woman of the Year went to Emma Jowett for her world class performances with Strike A Pose. The evening drew to a close with fond farewells to the Upper Sixth and a special acknowledgement to Mrs Venn who received a standing ovation for her invaluable contribution of 18 years to the Sport and PE Department at Godolphin.
Photos can be found here.
Sarah Pokai, Head of Sport