Young Team of the Year
Sports Awards 2010

February 2011

Pictured above just some of Kin Ryu's Young Judoka

A Night to Remember as Stars are Honoured

There was glitz and there was glamour at the East Surrey & Sussex News & Media Sports Awards.

Hosted at Lingfield Park Racecourse, the 165 strong audience of winners and guests enjoyed a night to remember.

The evening was hosted by BBC newsreader Nicholas Owen who proved popular throughout and was often surrounded by young athletes keen to get his autograph.

A total of 27 awards were presented.

Parts of the evening were also filmed by a crew from Channel 4 who are following footballer Rob Hughes in the buildup to 2012.

Young Team Kin Ryu Judo Club

Kin Ryu Judo Club were honoured for being consistently one of the most successful sports teams in Crawley. Almost every week the club had juniors out at competitions all over the country. The club combine high level performance sport with giving children of all abilities the chance to develop new skills and increase their self confidence.

Crawley News Wednesday 9 March 2011