March 11, 2020

Rising Star Award Winners

Back row (l-r): Callum Pascoe (rugby union), Mobin Khalafzadeh (boxing), Sauveur Kande (basketball), Philip Brantingham (rugby union), Ross Charlton (pentathlon).

Middle row (l-r): Poppy Deakin (show jumping), Ciara Boaden (cricket), Nesta Baxte...

March 10, 2020

St Mary's Catholic School student Joy Eze was awarded a platinum scholars award at the Annual Awards Dinner at Newcastle Civic Centre. She is seen here receiving her 'big' cheque from 1984 Olympic 1000m silver medalist, Mike McLeod.

Joy has been on Sport Newcastle’s ‘ra...

February 27, 2020

North East Wealth Management experts announce partnership with Sport Newcastle to help support ‘Olympic rising stars’

Newcastle upon Tyne based wealth management experts, Tier One Capital, have announced a partnership deal with Sport Newcastle which will support the dre...

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...