Surrey Heath Borough Council announce opening of nomination for their 2017 Sports Awards
It’s the perfect opportunity to recognise and reward talented local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams and clubs for their outstanding commitment and achievements in sport over the past 12 months.
Nominations for a range of individual, team and club awards are open now – award categories include:
- Young Sports Team of the Year
- Sports Team of the Year
- Club of the Year
- Young Volunteer of the Year
- Disability Sport Award
- Coach of the Year
- Young Sports Personality of the Year
- Sports Personality of the Year
- Outstanding Service to Sport
The deadline for nominations is 31 August, with the winners announced at a ceremony held at Camberley Theatre on 23 October.
Last year’s winners included Team GB rugby sevens star Phil Burgess as Sports Personality of the Year, and Club of the Year Swifts Juniors Badminton Club.
All the winners in the Surrey Heath Sports Awards are automatically entered into the Surrey Sports Awards. Last year, two Surrey Heath winners – Pedro Lemos (Coach of the Year) and Penny Froude (Disability Sports Award) – went on to triumph at the county-wide event.
For more information, including award criteria and to make a nomination, visit www.surreyheath.gov.uk/sportsawards. The nomination form is quick and easy to complete.