Winners

We want to thank everyone who put forward their nominations for a Girls Active Award, and huge congratulations to everyone who has been nominated. We can’t wait to judge all the nominees. Winners for the 2018 awards will be announced on 11 October 2018, the International Day of the Girl.

2017 awards winners:

Overall Winner

Megan Lowe
South Dartmoor Community College (South Region)
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Girls Active Committed Learner

Regan O’Brien
Fairfield High School for Girls (North Region)
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Chloe Brownbill
Great Marlow School (Central Region)
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Tala Zayat
Alperton Community School (South Region)
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Girls Active Inspirational Ambassador

Roxanne Foley-Jennison
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School (North Region)
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Sophie Willis
Caroline Chisholm School (Central Region)
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Megan Lowe
South Dartmoor Community College (South Region)
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Alisha Bethal
Highfields School Matlock (Central Region – Highly Commended)

Liah Russell
Bishop Ramsey School (South Region – Highly Commended)
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Girls Active Wellness Transformation

Amy Nugent
George Stephenson High School (North Region)
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Isobel Wilcox
Slated Row Special School (Central Region)
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Gracie Rowe
The John Warner School (South Region)
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Girls who play sport are more confident, have higher self esteem and lower levels of depression then inactive girls, caused by greater social acceptance and positive body image