December 4, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Sport Newcastle scholar, Alex Wise is one of 4 elite archers to achieve the criteria to join the archery Great Britain Olympic squad ahead of Tokyo 2020.

Final selection will take place at the end of the selection score window in March...

July 8, 2019

Matfen Hall recently hosted the Sport Newcastle Annual Charity Golf Day for the 8th year running. In glorious weather 76 golfers enjoyed the beautifully conditioned golf course, with the team from Northumbria University just edging Steve Harper’s Odd Balls team in to s...

June 23, 2019

Alex Wise (Sport Newcastle funded scholar) recently competed as part of the G.B. men's recurve team at the 2019 Hyundai World Archery Championships in the Netherlands.

The team of 3 archers beat a very strong Japanese team, winning all 3 sets, to secure a team place at...

April 15, 2019

European double gold medal winner, Nick Pyle became the first person to benefit from Sport Newcastle's new fundraising campaign. 

At last year's European swimming championships Nick showed his potential by swimming the backstroke leg in the men's 4x100m medley final and...

November 4, 2018

Toby, pictured in his G.B. kit on the right of the podium with partner, Lizzie Ryan, displaying their bronze medals at the recent Triathle World Championships.

The relay event involved both team members taking part in the run, shoot and swim sections in temperatures rea...

September 22, 2018

Congratulations to Sport Newcastle scholar, Alex Wise, who recently became the National Tour Recurve Champion at Lillieshall National Sports Centre.

Alex overcame difficult weather conditions and higher seeded opponents to become one of the youngest archers ever to win...

August 23, 2018

Three of this year's Rising Stars, who received their awards at the Annual Dinner in March, have already shown that they are on track to be stars of the future.

Nicholas Pyle, who was already the British Seniors 50m backstroke champion, joined forces with Adam Peaty, Ja...

July 27, 2018

Sport Newcastle recently awarded grants totalling £4150 to 11 individuals and 4 sports clubs/organisations.

Grants ranged from £150 to £500 and covered 10 different sports.

One of the individuals to receive a grant was Ciaran McGovern, who lives in Gosforth, and is alrea...