The activities of „K.S. Górnik Football Club ” as an example of civil initiatives in Poland. HISTORY. 1925. - a group of soccer enthusiasts establishes the first football club in the town of Bobrowniki Śląskie ( now a district of Tarnowskie Góry).
The activities of „K.S. Górnik Football Club” as an example of civilinitiativesin Poland
- a group of soccerenthusiastsestablishesthe first football clubinthetown of Bobrowniki Śląskie (now a district of Tarnowskie Góry).
The name of theclubchangedovertheyears:
1925 – „Sokół”
The 1930’s – „Jutrzenka”
AfterWorld War II – „Polonia”
Since 1957 – „Górnik Bobrowniki Śląskie”
Until 1987 – a woodenbarrack and a football field
Since 1987 – a brickbuildingbuiltwithsupport of theDolomite Plant in Bytom
Since that time a lot of renovationworkhasbeendonethanks to privatesponsors:
1998 - first general renovation
2000 - a fencehasbeenbuilt
2004 - opening of theatheticrenewalfacilitiesinthebasement of thebuilding
2007 – a tenniscourt and a beachvolleyball field opened to the community
2008-2011 – theMunicipality of Tarnowskie Góry dedicatedEUR 130.000 to thethoroughrenovation of theclub, as a recognition of thecommitmentmade by theclubmembers to raiseitsstandards
The clubis an association. Itsauthoritiesarechosenevery 4 years by theannual general meeting of themembers.
Thereare 4 sportsinstructors and 95 athletes.
Themission of theclub:
•Propagatingsports, culture and tourism
• Trainingfreshmen, junior and senior soccerplayers and participatinginsoccercompetitions
• Organizingfree time for thelocalresidents: cultureevents, festivals, football, tennis and beachvolleyballcompetitions, cross-country running
Theclubis a non-profit organization. Themanagment and themembers do not receiveremuneration for theirwork.
• contributionsmade by privatesponsors
PLANS FOR THE FUTURE
In spite of smallbudget we have 95 athletes on football, tennis and beachvolleyballteams and participatein many competitions.
In soccerour team is on the 3rd spot inthe city of Tarnowskie Góry.
3 of ourformerplayers play nowinthePolish 1st league.
Thankyou for yourattention