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Dacorum Sports Awards

On Friday the 19th May 2017 the Borough of Dacorum celebrated the varied and excellent sporting achievements of 2016. The awards recognised the dedication and effort our sports people make. Sports Person of the Year -   Alice Hewson - Golf  runners up Ben Clarke -FootGolf  Thomas Langdown - Running…

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Kitcheners Bowls Club Open Day

Kitcheners Bowls Club had a very successful Open Day on Sunday with over 15 people trying out Lawn Bowls. They are now holding Coaching Sessions on a Tuesday and Wednesday Evening 6pm for the next 4 weeks and anyone who would like to try the game will be most welcome.

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Rush gain medals in international Contest

The Berkhamsted-based Rush Judo club returned from the Northern Ireland Judo International contest at the weekend with a great haul of medals.  inRead invented by Teads The team won three gold medals, a silver and four bronze medals in what was the second week of internationals competition. Held at the…

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19 Runners from Dacorum in London Marathon

Dacorum and Tring had 19 runners in action at the London Marathon on Sunday. First home for the club was Jack Parslow in a super speedy 2:37. He was pacing fellow club member Andy Cracknall, who unfortunately had to retire after the half-way point. Despite not putting in his usual…

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More Silver for Berkhamsted

Following on from the ladies’ first team being crowned champions seven days’ earlier, this weekend it was the turn of Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead Hockey Club men’s first team. They played an end of season winner-takes-all game against second-placed Hertford to decide the title. Berko came out 3-1 winners with…

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Berkhamsted win Herts charity shield

Berkhamsted beat Tring 3-2 to take the Herts Charity Shield at Hemel on Tuesday night in front of a large crowd. Carl Tasker was unavailable for Berko so keeper James Weatherill made his debut in goal and Lewis Rodrigoe was fit to return at sweeper while Josh Chamberlain returned up…

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Berkhamsted has a new world champion

We are proud to tell everyone who backed Sarah Marshall, their efforts have been rewarded. In a tense nervy last match Sarah came back from 14 - 4 down to win 18 - 15 against her Israeli opponent and lift the World Blind Bowls Ladies Championship. Here is Sarah with…

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Dacorum do well in Herts Indoor Championships

Dacorum and Tring AC’s young guns enjoyed a fantastic weekend at the Herts County Indoor Championships at Lee Valley Athletic Centre. It proved to be one of the most successful hauls in club history with a combined total of 21 medals. Standout performer was Marli Jessop who came away with…

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Mike Penning and Lottery Funding

Mike Penning the Hemel MP has urged more local arts, sports, heritage and community groups to apply for National Lottery Funding. A massive £15,737,226 has already gone to 285 projects in Hemel since the start of the National Lottery in 1994. It can be used for buying equipment, modernise your…

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