Andrew Simpson Olympic Bursaries

Two bursaries each year are awarded to promising youngsters who have achieved a high standard in their chosen sport.

In memory of Olympic gold-medalist sailor Andrew Simpson, who was from Sherborne and tragically lost is life during the America’s Cup in 2013, our club created an Olympic Bursary for Sherborne. Two £500 bursaries are awarded each year to promising youngsters who have achieved county standard or above in their chosen sport.

Read about the two outstanding young athletes who received the 2019 awards.