Morris Tolaram | Award Finalist 2015
Morris Tolaram is known as the face of Balham and as a very strong figure in the local community. He spends most of his time teaching P.E at Ravenstone Primary school as well as working at the after school club. He also gives up his weekends to work with young people who wish to pursue sports and athletics throughout the summer holidays.
In Jan 2014 Morris opened Top 100 Sports Academy at Ravenstone school during the school holidays to provide a range of activities (Judo, Boxing, Kung Fu, Table Tennis, Athletics, Football, Tag Rugby, Tennis, Cricket & Lacrosse for 5-11yrs as well as running a young volunteer programme for 12-18yrs.
With all his hard work this year he has so far managed to achieve:
•Wandsworth Sportshall Athletics: CHAMPIONS.
•London Youth Games Sports hall Athletics: 6th place (of 33 boroughs).
•Wandsworth Quad Kids: CHAMPIONS.
•London Youth Games Quad Kids: 11th (of 33 boroughs).
•NIKE UK Street Athletics Finals (Manchester): 60m Final: 7TH place