RISING STAR RACH AWARDS ACADEMY ACES!
Our rising star right-back, Rachel Newborough, joined the celebrations at Oasis Academy Immingham to highlight the successes of the school’s impressive award-winners. As well as the awards ceremony, Newborough shared a rare insight into her life as a footballer and what it takes to succeed in the beautiful game and answered questions from the students. See more by CLICKING HERE
GRASSROOTS CLUB PROVE PITCH PERFECT FOR LIPKA!
Belles' midfielder Kasia Lipka attended the grand opening of Kiveton Park FC's new all-weather pitch and gave some advice to the youngsters. Lipka popped along to the opening of Kiveton Park FC's new 3G pitch which will be used to promote more grassroots football opportunities for both boys and girls across Kiveton and neighbouring areas. The grand opening was an all-day event, based at the Kiveton Community Sports Park, which included access to Football, Zorb ball, Walking football, tag rugby, visually impaired sports, Boccia and disabled cricket. Read more by CLICKING HERE
CSK AND SAMMY T INSPIRE NEXT GENERATION!
Courtney Sweetman-Kirk and Sam Tierney were on hand to help inspire the next generation of girl footballers at events in Doncaster and Rotherham respectively back in April 2016. Footballers in the making from the West and East Riding areas visited Doncaster for the Sheffield FA-organised Player Development Centre event to hear all about Sweetman-Kirk’s experiences as a professional footballer, receive invaluable advice and get the forward’s answers to all of their burning questions. Meanwhile, Tierney headed to Rotherham prior to the England Women’s Euro 2017 qualifying match against Belgium to engage with the fans at Rotherham's AESSEAL New York Stadium.The FA Fanzone saw Sam sign pictures and footballing items as well as take photos with the young Lionesses supporters before England's 1-1 draw with Belgium. Read the full story by CLICKING HERE
SUPERFAN MADDI GETS A HERO'S WELCOME!
Belles duo Sweetman-Kirk and Rhiannon Roberts visited Maddi Risby's home in Doncaster to deliver the superfan her season ticket ahead of the 2016 FA WSL 1 campaign.Along with her ticket, the Plover Primary School youngster also got to interview and have her photo taken with Doncaster's sharp-shooting striker and stalwart defender in March 2016. Check out Maddi's surprise visit on our BellesTV channel HERE. And read more of Maddi's story by CLICKING HERE