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Nominate your sporting hero - 2018

Published on Monday, 30th July 2018

Winners of sport awards 2017

Nominations for Hambleton’s annual sports awards are open.

Local people are being urged to nominate the area’s top sporting individuals, teams, clubs and projects to recognise their achievements and the contribution they make to sport and the positive impact they have on their local community.

Awards will be presented in nine categories:

  • Junior Sportsperson of the Year
  • Sportsperson of the Year
  • Sportsperson of the Year with a disability
  • Coach of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Team of the Year
  • Club of the Year
  • Inspired for Sport Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

“Last year the quality and volume of nominations was overwhelming,” said Councillor Mrs Bridget Fortune, Portfolio Holder for Leisure Services. (pictured with some of last years winners).

“We hope we can replicate that again this year or do even better and give our sporting heroes the recognition they deserve by nominating them for an award.”

The awards will be presented at a ceremony in Northallerton in November.

Further details of the award categories and a nomination form can be found at www.hambleton.gov.uk/sportsawards or by emailing communities@hambleton.gov.uk or by telephone on 01609 779977.

The deadline for applications is 10 September, 2018.