England Rugby Union Coach, Stuart Lancaster presented the Jamie Payne-Ross Award at St. Mary’s, Menston on Tuesday 16 June 2015.
Jamie Payne-Ross Award 2015 photo gallery (28 photos)
The Award is presented annually at the school in memory of Jamie Payne-Ross who died in a tragic accident in December 1993. The Award is for outstanding achievement in sport for a Year 8 boy (12-13 year old) and was presented to the school by Jamie’s mother Colleen and elder brother Adam. Previous presenters of the Award include Sir Trevor Brooking, Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson and the Kaiser Chiefs.
The presenter of the award this year was England Rugby Union Head Coach, Stuart Lancaster. Stuart is widely respected internationally for his coaching and is credited with transforming the England team since his appointment in 2012. Stuart is currently preparing the team for the World Cup later this year.
The recipient of the Award this year was Ciaran Hammond (8 Postgate).
Year 8 students Finlay Jezzard and Sam Clifford-Hassan provided outstanding musical performances during this important school event
England RFU Coach presents sports award at Menston school [ILKLEY GAZETTE]
England RFU Coach presents sports award at Menston school [TELEGRAPH & ARGUS]
England RFU Coach presents sports award at Menston school [WHARFEDALE OBSERVER]
England rugby’s head coach Stuart Lancaster at St Mary’s [MENSTONVILLAGEWHARFEDALE.COM]