The Blue Stars recently held their Awards and Presentation evening where over 100 members, parents and friends attended to see the athletes and club officials rewarded for their achievements over the past year. The Club President, Ian Cribb, welcomed everyone and gave a brief resume of the Club’s past year, which had been a successful one, with many medals gained at County Championship and National Championships events, as well as success in the various leagues in which the Club competed.
in the Sussex Cross Country Championships. Trophies were given to athletes for the best performance in their age group from last year’s track & field competitions, as well as to leading point scorers from the various leagues. A total of 12 Club records were broken last year and the athletes achieving these were rewarded with an engraved momento. The Brian Abbot Shield, for the most improved girl Under 18 went to Annabel Morton, and the Boys equivalent, the Margaret Cup, was awarded to Alex Wadley. The Ernie Gough Memorial Cup, for the person who has done the most for the Club over the past year went to the Club’s longstanding Treasurer and Membership Secretary, Mick Carrington and the President’s Cup, awarded purely at the President’s discretion was awarded to Sue May.