Sports Council

Sports Council

Armidale Regional Sports Council

The Armidale Regional Sports Council is made up of local volunteers from Armidale and Guyra that work together with Council to improve sporting opportunities for members of the community.

The Sports Council also provide small grants to local sporting stars to help cover the cost of participating at high level competitions. The program is open year round to residents of the Armidale Regional Council Local Government Area or sporting groups affiliated with the Sports Council. 

Over the past 12 months the Sports Council has provided support to a number of worthy athletes including:

Janine Widders-Lockwood - Netball

Madison Moran - Netball

Joy Harrison - Shooting

Sarah Parker – Hockey

Sophie Hansen – Netball

Tyler McCann – Hockey

Katherine Hosking – Cycling

Chelsea Thornton – Hockey

Stuart Geddes – Athletics

Oliver Freeman – Athletics

Mia Emanuel – Hockey

Kelsie Youman – Athletics

Amelia Mazzei – Special Olympics Athletics

Clarence Barker - AFL

Cameron Graham - AFL

Mitchell Hayden – Swimming

Katherine Hosking – MTB

Holly Harris - MTB