Wrexham County Borough Council Sports Awards 2018 Supported by Active Wrexham
The presentation evening will take place on Friday 23rd February 2018 at Brymbo Sports and Social Complex. Nominations are encouraged from individuals, sports clubs, schools and volunteers to ensure that the outstanding work and achievement of local people in Wrexham is recognised by the whole community.
The prestigious event highlights and values the excellent work of local people in local communities in and around Wrexham and recognises and honours the achievements of athletes, coaches and volunteers looking to achieve sporting excellence in Wrexham.
Awards will be presented in a number of categories as follows:
An individual who has achieved a high standard of performance in their chosen sport at Regional, National or International levels whilst at the age of 16 or under. The nominee must be 16 or under between 1st November 2016 – 31st October 2017.
An individual who has achieved a high standard of performance in their chosen sport at regional, national or international levels between 1st November 2016 – 31st October 2017.
An individual who has made significant contribution to community or school sport through performance, coaching, volunteering or who has shown a dedication to their club or sport for a sustained period of at least 10 years or more.
This award recognises the outstanding contribution of a coach to getting more people starting, staying and succeeding in sport and physical activity through high quality coaching within a school or community setting. This category is open to voluntary or paid coaches and they must hold a recognised coaching qualification. Achievements must be from the 1st November 2016 – 31st October 2017. There are no age restrictions for nominees.
An individual with a disability who has achieved a high standard of performance in their chosen sport at Regional, National or International level between 1st November 2016 – 31st October 2017. There are no age restrictions for nominees.
We are looking for an individual who, on a voluntary basis, makes a difference to sport within a community or school setting. This may be helping an individual, group or teams. They give up their time to inspire, support and enable more people to participate in sport – by officiating at matches, running events, undertaking administrative or support roles. Achievements must be from the 1st November 2016 – 31st October 2017. There are no age restrictions for nominees.
This award is for an organisation, school, group or club that has encouraged the people of Wrexham to participate in sport and physical activity. We’re looking for an organisation that has developed new participation initiatives, enabled more people to participate in sport.
This award is for an individual nominated by exercise professionals from the National Exercise Referral Scheme (NERS) within Wrexham. We are looking for an individual that has been active on the scheme between November 1st 2016 and October 31st 2017 and has made a significant difference to their health through physical activity and showing commitment and motivation to increase their activity levels whilst on the NERS programme.
We are currently looking for local sponsors to support the event, if you would like to sponsor an award please contact email@example.com.
|Kimberley Dutton||RCF Girls (Wrexham AFC) & North Dragons Netball Club|
|Donna Hughes & Team||Wrexham Rugby Union Club|
|Mark Andrew Jones||North Wales Crusaders|
|Ben Purcell||Wrexham Tennis Club|
|Steve Wilk||Chirk Dragons Swimming Club|
|Ron Coles||Special Olympics Wrexham Athletics Club|
|Richard Houghton||Wrexham Gymnastics Club|
|Stephen Jones||North Wales Crusaders and Wales Wheelchair Rugby League|
|Stephen Parker||Chirk Dragons Swimming Club|
|Sue Williams||Rhosnesni Netball Club|
|Jackie Kearsley||NERS Programme|
|Donna Price||NERS Programme|
|Gary Price||NERS Programme|
|Jo Warne||NERS Programme|
|David Whitehand||NERS Programme|
|Brickfield Rangers Football Club|
|Rhosnesni Netball Club|
|Wrexham Gymnastics Club|
|Wrexham Inclusion Football Club|
|Wrexham Swimming Club|
|Stephen Davies||Special Olympics Wrexham Multisport|
|Damon Hughes||Special Olympics Wrexham Multisport|
|Harry Jones||North Wales Crusaders and Wales Wheelchair Rugby League|
|Greg Vickers||Special Olympics Wrexham Athletic Club|
|Megan Weetman||Special Olympics Wrexham Athletic Club|
|Beth Christy||Matrix Taekwondo|
|Jacob Edwards||Olympus Gymnastics Club|
|Leah Kirby||Wrexham Netball Club / Ysgol y Grango|
|Elliot Odunaiya||Wrexham Amateur Athletics Club|
|Steph Phennah||Wrexham Fencing Club|
|Lowri Davies||Canoe Wales and Llangollen Canoe Club|
|Catherine Parsonage||Chirk Dragons Swimming Club|
|Matthew Willis||Wrexham Amateur Athletic Club|
|David Jones||Maelor Boxing Club|
|Phil Jones||LEX X1 and Wrexham Youth League|
|Bob Rogers||Wrexham Swimming Club|