Leisure Charity present Junior Awards to North Cheshire finalists and winners

By Matthew Shannon November 25, 2022

Leisure Charity present Junior Awards to North Cheshire finalists and winners

Everybody Health and Leisure are delighted to announce the finalists and winners for the 2022 Junior Awards. Everybody went out to present awards in their schools and clubs and recognised children aged 5-11 for their inspirational efforts and contributions to local sporting and activity success.

The winner and finalist from the North Cheshire area is:

Member of the Year

Winner: Nathaniel Bird, 10 years old from Handforth

Nathan participates in the Everybody Learn to Swim Scheme and is currently in stage 7.

Thomas Barton, CEO of Everybody presenting Nathaniel Bird with his Junior Award

Nathan started Taekwondo when he was just 4 years old. He has trained hard, week in and out to get where he is today, a black belt at the age of 10 years old. Nathan helps to train others who are of lower grades and has competed in local competitions throughout his 6 years in Taekwondo, winning various medals for his Pattern work.

He also took on a second dance class, which was a hip hop dance class that he started in September 2021 and within 3 months had his first dance exam at which he scored 96 out of 100!


Sports Personality of the Year (9-11 years old):


  • Charlie Burrows-Jarvis – gaining national champions team with Macclesfield Trampoline Club and 1st place at the national championships for Maximum Cheer.

Kerry Shea, Director of Health & Communities at Everybody Health and Leisure shares,

“Presenting the Junior Awards get better every year and it’s amazing to see how many talented children we have across Cheshire East. Going out to the children’s clubs and schools was great, with the finalists and winners being recognised for their amazing efforts in sport and activity.”

Read more about Everybody’s winners and finalists across Cheshire East on their website here www.everybody.org.uk/news/



Notes to Editor

Everybody Health and Leisure are a registered charity which aims to provide ‘leisure for life’ by improving the health and wellbeing of local communities. The charity operates 16 leisure facilities including 9 swimming pools and 7 Taste for Life cafes across the Cheshire East region, and delivers a range of targeted health, sports and disability and inclusion programmes. For more information please visit: www.everybody.org.uk or follow on Twitter @ebleisure.

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