Sandy Football Club
An FA Charter Standard Club
2016/17 training for Sandy FC will continue every Wednesday throughout the season starting at 19:30 till 9pm on the astro turf at sandy upper school.
For the 2016/17 season Mark Pallister has stepped up to the first team managers roll after assisting Jon Bone the previous year.
Jon will still be assisting in training and Sandy FC would like to thank him for all the hard work he did last season.
The management structure for the reserves will remain the same as 15/16 season with Richard Seldon in charge.
We are constantly looking out for new players as well as welcoming back players who have played for the club previously. If you are interested in playing and would like more information you can contact Mark Pallister on 07971583885 and Richard Seldon on 07810688084 or just turn up for training.
Some 60 players and partners attended Sandy Football Club’s Annual Presentation Evening at the Roundabout Club on Saturday evening.
Club Chairman, Colin Osborne, welcomed everyone and reflected on the past year before handing over to the team managers to present their awards.
First Team Manager, Jon Bone, assisted by Mark Pallister gave out awards to the following players –
Goal of the Season: Matt Johnson
Leading Goalscorer; Nathan Morris
Clubman: Ryan Burgess
Players’ Player: Nathan Morris
Manager’s Player: James Hearson
Reserve Team Manager, Richard Seldon, assisted by Richard Wheatley presented his awards to –
Goal of the Season: Mark Jennings
Leading Goalscorer: Aidan London
Clubman: Jackson and Keown Seldon
Players’ Player: Sam Watson
Manager’s Player Recardo McKay
Sunday Team Manager, Ian Rushton, assisted by Mark Geers, made the following presentations –
Goal of the Season: Stevie and Lee Monks
Leading Goalscorer: Connor Green
Clubman: Jackson and Keown Seldon
Players’ Player: Michael Rushton
Manager’s Player: Richard Seldon.
Len Cox Award
Following the death of Life Member Len Cox, an award in Len’s memory had been initiated to be presented annually to someone in the Club whom the Committee believed had contributed greatly to the life of the Club during the preceding 12 months. Colin Osborne introduced the award and it was presented by Betty Ambrose to Mark Pallister. Mark was delighted to be the forth recipient of the award. The Evening concluded with some fun fundraising activities and a Disco.
Training starts at Bedford on Wednesday 7th July and then after every Wednesday at 6.30pm. It then moves onto the astroturf at Sandy upeer school from September 13th and runs from 7.30pm to 9pm.
Car Parking. The Club would like to ask all players, staff and supporters to only park along the pitch side of Bedford Road when attending training, matches and meetings and to avoid parking in Albion Court and the opposite side of Bedford road. If needed additional parking is available in the town centre market square with free all day parking.Thank you for your co-operation.
Fair Play, Respect and Good conduct
Sandy FC as a Charter Standard Club have a strong commitment to providing a fair, safe and respectable family friendly club for their local town. All players are expected to conduct themselves appropriately whenever they represent Sandy FC both during training sessions and at match days.
Players are asked to ensure that when playing, training and spectating they keep bad language to a minimum and respect the local residents that reside around our home ground and training pitches. It is up to the players to set an example to our local community and those young children that come to watch us play. We are all role models for the future generations of Sandy FC players.
We thank all the players in advance for helping the club to promote this message of fair play and respect. Enjoy the 2014/15 season.
Committee Members - The Club are keen to recruit volunteers to join their committee and assist in the running of the club. The club would welcome players from all of it's teams onto the committee as well as individuals who have no current ties with the team. If you are interested in taking a more active role for your local club then please contact Chairman Colin Osborne via email firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01767 682032.
Sandy Football Club Teams
- Sandy 1st Team Sandy will play their football in the Premier Division of the Bedfordshire County League
- Sandy Reserves Sandy's Reserve Team will play their football in Division 3 of the Bedfordshire County Football League
- Sandy Sunday Last years division 4 winners Sandy Sunday now play their football in the Division 2 of the Michael R Peters Sunday League