Category 'Overseas'

19
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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The sunshine came out at last and we had great weather for our match against a team of mainly Turkish friends from Schladming.  It was almost too warm to play!!  Several came just to watch the game and to enjoy the sunshine. It was a great game and friendships were built on and off the […]

18
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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Sooty sharing with some of the youth that were in Schladming for the big youth camp over the weekend after they had played football.

17
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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Our latest match was Friday afternoon when SportsReach and Tauernhof combined teams – ‘SportsHof’ and ‘TauernReach’!! A close, fun game played in a good atmosphere finished 3 – 3. Basti shared testimony prior to the game which again took place on the 3G Schladming pitch. Praise God for this fantastic facility which has enabled us […]

16
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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Thursday evening saw SportsReach play a team of friends and locals to Tauernhof including Jhengis who we have known and witnessed to for many years.  Again we were on the 3G pitch in Schladming and after another tense first half which saw us lead 1-0 at half time after a goal from Caleb, we dominated […]

15
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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Sue sharing her testimony with the Tauernhof students on Tuesday morning.

14
May

SportsReach Austria 2014

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Praise God for another great night! The rain held off and the game against Rohrmoos (Tuesday) went ahead.  1-1 at half time and the game could have gone either way but a great second half performance saw SportsReach triumph 4-1 with goals from Bill Gibbons, Will Marsden and 2 from Joel Law (one of which […]

12
May

SportsReach Football League Awards Evening

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Monday 5th May was the league awards evening held at Capernwray Hall. A great meal was followed by an excellent, moving and challenging testimony from Billy Ainscough, who was at Hillsborough 25 years ago in the stadium disaster that saw 96 Liverpool fans lose their lives. Awards were presented afterwards to: Team awards: League winners – […]

10
May

A SportsReach First!!!

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Hockey!!! Saturday 3rd May saw our first ever SportsReach Hockey match.  It was held at St Martins, Lancaster and was contested between a SportsReach team and a Jackson family team and was held in memory of John Jackson who passed into glory last October.  The scoreline (0-0) did not reflect on what was an exciting […]

6
Mar

SportsReach at Friday night football, with Church in the barn, Penrith

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Friday 27th Feb saw SportsReach take both Men’s and Ladie’s teams to Penrith, Church in the barn Friday football: The men played two games, drawing the first 1-1 and winning the second 4-1: The ladies played Penrith Ladies in what was a fantastic game but sadly lost 3-1: Again we had a great time sharing the truths of the […]

20
Feb

Sponsored swim

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Saturday 15th February saw over 60 swimmers descend on Lancaster University swimming pool throughout the day to try to swim a collective 100 miles to raise sponsorship for SportsReach and Breast Cancer Research. Some swimmers came and swam a mile or so.  Others stayed and swam for most of the day,  many of them swimming several […]