Two Academy athletes have been awarded the May 2016 Junior and Senior Sports Star of the Month awards by the Penrith Valley Sports Foundation for their outstanding recent achievements
OnePointHealth is an integrated service centre and health ‘hub’, located on the easily accessed High Street in Penrith.
The New South Wales All Schools Softball teams travelled to Waverley, Victoria, to compete in the Australian All Schools Softball Championships last week.
Emily Johnston is a member of the Academy’s Auburn Lone Star Program and shows undeniable talent in her sport, Ten Pin Bowling.
Academy graduate and Triathlete, Emily Jamgotchian of Cattai, has a State title to her name and can now add to that a National title.
On Wednesday 27th April, St Mary’s Leagues Club hosted the Academy’s Rugby League teams, staff and stakeholders for the annual Rugby League Presentation.
Rachel Wood is one of the Academy’s bright, new stars. As a member of the Academy’s Auburn Lone Star Program, Rachel competes as a Swimmer and Surf Life Saver. Rachel has been working incredibly hard this year in numerous competitions and has achieved some wonderful results.
On 10th April, at just 15 years of age, Academy cyclist Stephen Cuff, put in an incredible effort to win the 2016 Bathurst to Blayney 70km Short Course on 10th April 2016. Sizing up against adult competitors Stephen showed his talent as he took out the Gold medal.
The weekend of 8th-10th April saw the Academy’s Hockey, Netball, Golf and Triathlon squads compete in the 2016 ClubsNSW Academy Games. This year the Games were hosted once again by the Central Coast Academy of Sport who did a great job at welcoming all of the Academies from across NSW, and organising such a large scale event. The weekend was a great showcase of sporting talent and in particular our Western Sydney athletes.
Lalor Parks’ Gordon Allan was one of the Western Sydney Academy of Sport’s (WSAS) top cyclists in 2013/2014/2015.
Recently competing in the National Para-Cycling Championships in Adelaide, Gordon was a testament to his hard work and incredible ability, when he won gold medals in both the road race and the time trial events.