CAP Bursary Scheme Funding 2013-14
At present CSW Sport is negotiating 2013-14 funding with local partners so currently we cannot confirm when funding will be available for the 2013-14 year. Once funding has been confirmed an announcement will be made on this webpage and via the CSW Sport home page and E-Newsletter (please sign up using the link on the CSW Sport home page).
Thank you for your patience and interest in the CAP Bursary Scheme.
NANCY EVE CREEDY
TALENTED CAP ATHLETE-WAKEBOARDING
End of Season Review 2012
Nancy's season kicked of in February for the European and South African Championships, which where held in South Africa. Nancy headed over with the rest of Team Great Britain and competed in the Junior Ladies Division. She took second place and gained a new silver medal to go towards the rest of the medals collected by team GB.
Due to her 2nd at the Europeans and her British Rankings Nancy was ranked: 1st Junior Ladies Overall in the European Rankings 2011/2012.
In March Nancy was invited to the Stratford‐Upon‐Avon Sports Award, where she had been nominated for Sport Person of the Year 2012. There where lots of fantastic sporting stars that had also been nominated. The votes were counted and Nancy won Sports Person of the year. David Moorcroft presented Nancy with her award.
In April she went out to Winter Haven, Florida for some training with top coach Steward Mackie at the Chain of Wakes. Nancy said "This was 3 weeks of intense training and improved my riding loads. So this was a very successful trip which got me ready for competing when I got home".
Nancy's first Competition in the UK was the 1st stop of the Master Craft Rider League where she took 1st place in Junior Ladies.
Nancy then had the 1st stop of the AOD (all other division) tour. Where she took 3rd place in Junior Ladies.
Next was the 2nd Stop of the Master Craft Rider League tour where she took 1st place in Junior Ladies.
Nancy then had the 2nd stop of the AOD (all other division) tour. Where she took 3rd place in Junior Ladies. All in all some great results!
Despite a torn Ligament in her knee, Nancy received a Gold Medal along with Team GB in the European and South African Championships in the Ukraine.
Finding time for her studies, Nancy finished college with the A Levels required to take her onto University, where she is studying Sport Science.
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CAP Athlete Launch Event 2012/13
Talented young athletes from Coventry and Warwickshire have been given valuable support as they continue to develop their sporting potential.
A group of 30 young sports stars from across Coventry and Warwickshire have been awarded a total of £12,578 to help them achieve their sporting ambitions.
The bursaries were awarded during a special event at the University of Warwick’s Cryfield Pavilion in Coventry.
CAP, now in its fifth year, is a bursary scheme co-ordinated by CSW Sport which provides support to talented athletes from across the sub-region. The bursaries are funded by Warwickshire County Council and Coventry City Council.
The funding is used by athletes to assist their development by covering some of the costs associated with their sports including coaching, equipment, travel and competition entry fees.
The athletes were presented with their awards by Cllr Carolyn Robbins from Warwickshire County Council and David Nuttall from Coventry City Council.
Among those recognised during the presentations were Coventry triathlete Sian Rainsley, Stratford archer Michael McCarthy, Warwick fencer Ellie Cormack, Rugby golfer Lauren Taylor and Nuneaton judo expert Kyle Sweet.
Updated Profiles 2012 for all CAP Athletes
CAP 2012/2013 - Applications now closed
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