On Thursday 5th February, Westway Sports & Fitness Centre played host to Sky Sports Living for Sport Live, delivered by SportInspired. 390 pupils from 9 different primary schools, 40 Young Leaders from secondary schools Sion Manning and Westminster City College, 139 Sky volunteers, 4 Sky Sports Living for Sport athletes and special guest star Darren Campbell came together to take part in this brilliant community project.
On Thursday 22nd January, Westway Sports & Fitness played proud host to a tough game between the ‘Let Me Play Football Academy’ and Brentford FC Development squad. The Let Me Play side train regularly at our Westway football pitches as part of their Football Education programme. This match gave them the added experience of competing against professional academy players.
Congratulations to Westway Tennis player Andrea Pineda, who has been representing Great Britain in the Winter Cup team tennis event in Estonia. The Winter Cup is the biggest junior team event in Europe, so is taken very seriously by every country that enters. In order to be selected, a player must be ranked as one of the top 3 players in their age group.
2014 has been an extremely successful year on court at Westway Tennis, as the programme continued to grow from strength to strength.
The year started with Westway being honored as ‘Middlesex Team of the Year’ by the Middlesex LTA at their annual awards dinner. This was the first time that Westway Tennis has won such an award and is a testament to a fantastic coaching team and the strength in depth that we have in the junior programme.
Westway Climbing centre was home to numerous highlights in 2014, many of those coming from our outstanding Performance Climbing Squad. Throughout the calendar the climbers did their coaches, families, and most importantly themselves, proud, reaching new heights and setting new standards. We are delighted to share with you some of the highlights of Team Westway’s year on the wall.
What a 2014 it has been in the world of football! The mouthful of excitement that was the World Cup in Brazil, an FA Cup final for the ages, the Fergie-less Manchester United and a year of great news on the Westway Sports & Fitness pitches. We have had great stories both on and off the pitch; here is a review of a few of them.
It's January again, resolution time, the decorations are back in the boxes and the fridge has been emptied of all the sins of the festive period.
The first thing on many people's list is often to lose weight and eat more healthily. But how exactly do you go about doing that, how do you keep yourself from giving in to all of that tasty temptation?
Here is a top 10 list we've compiled to help set you on your path.
Westway Trust is delighted to announce that we will be awarding the inaugural Tim Davis Sports Scholarship this year. This scholarship is an annual award of up to £5,000 and is made in honour of Tim Davis, who was a Trustee of Westway Trust and the Chair of the Sports and Fitness Board, and sadly passed away in April 2014. The closing date for applications is 30th January 2015 at 5pm.