Simon has been a key figure in the life of Great Alne Cricket Club for almost forty years. As a player he has been a regular since 1978 playing 620 games for the Club. Simon has served on the Club Committee for at least 35 years; was Club Captain for 12 years, Fixtures Secretary for seven years and Secretary for one year. He has been responsible for raising in excess of £20,000 for the Club, helping to provide a new pavilion and other facilities. In 2005, Simon instigated a 'kids week' in the summer holiday, which he has run annually since that date. In 2007, he started a junior section of the club. Having just completed his 11th season in his role in charge of the development of junior players, he has had to step down due to work commitments. In this time he has inspired and developed hundreds of youngsters.
An individual who has made an exceptional impact and outstanding contribution to sport in Stratford-on-Avon District over a number of years.
Sport: Youth Football
Club: Stratford Town Colts Football Club
Club: Great Alne Cricket Club
Club: Snitterfield Sports Club
Club: Alcester Academy PE
Sport: Karate - Tang Soo Do