Dance It, Live It with Sophie Johnson win local award –
‘Junior Sports Club of the Year’ in the County Durham Sport and Physical Activity Awards, Sedgefield Area.

Back in August, Sophie Johnson (dance school principal) received notification that they had been nominated in the Junior Sports Club of the Year category.
The Sport and Physical Activity Awards is ran by County Durham Sport, and celebrates local talent from individuals and clubs within the area. Sophie Johnson attended the local awards and was delighted when she won!

The Awards Ceremony was on Friday 18th September at East Durham College.

Over 200 nominations were entered and a panel of local sports specialists narrowed down the nominees invited to the event at East Durham College, Sophie was up against four other local clubs.

The dance school have now also been invited to perform at a County Durham Sport Event in October at The Ramside Durham, as the opening act.

Sophie said;
‘To be nominated itself, was a huge achievement – and to then go ahead and win in such a strong category was amazing! I am VERY proud.  The evening was wonderful – to be surrounded by so many local people and clubs making a super contribution to sport and physical activity was overwhelming – so proud ’

For more information about the competition or about Dance It Live It, including days and times of classes contact:
Sophie Johnson on 07788620265 or

Parental Consent given for all dancers and for photographs to be used.


Junior Sports Club Of The Year
22 Sept 2015