Nominations open for Elmbridge Sports Awards 2019

Elmbridge Borough Council event at Painshill Park Cobham

Nominations for the 2019 Elmbridge Sports Awards are open until 20 October. The Awards ceremony will be held on Friday 13 December 2019 at ACS Cobham International School.

There is a wide range of categories you can nominate across. If you know an individual, volunteer, coach or club from Elmbridge who has shown great dedication or excelled in sport over the last year, then this is your chance to nominate them for the recognition they deserve.

Councillor Janet Turner, Portfolio Holder for Leisure and Culture, said, “The annual awards is an opportunity to credit all the achievements and efforts of the sporting community in Elmbridge. We have a great history of sporting success within the Borough and we hope to encourage people to continue in their chosen sports and achieve their very best”.

 

dedicated athletes, teams, coaches and volunteers work really hard for their Elmbridge sports clubs
dedicated athletes, teams, coaches and volunteers work really hard for their Elmbridge sports clubs

Councillor Barry Cheyne, Chairman of the Elmbridge Sports Council, said, “So many dedicated athletes, teams, coaches and volunteers work really hard for their local sports clubs and these awards are a fitting way to recognise and celebrate them for all their efforts and achievements. I encourage residents to nominate their local sporting heroes to show them that their dedication for the sporting community has not gone unnoticed.”

 

Awards Categories

  • Junior Personality Awards (U12)
  • Youth Personality Awards (U18)
  • Senior Sports Personality Awards (18+)
  • Inclusive Sports Personality Awards
  • Sports Club of the Year Award
  • Coach of the Year Award
  • Outstanding Service to Sport
  • Volunteer of the Year Awards
  • Active Community Project of the Year
  • Active School Innovation of the Year

Nominations can be made online at elmbridge.gov.uk/news/sports-personality-2019/ and will close on Sunday 20 October at 9am. Winners go on to be nominated in the Surrey Sport Awards where they can get recognition at county level.

For further information please go to elmbridge.gov.uk/sport , email sport@elmbridge.gov.uk or call 01372 474570 and mention the All About Weybridge website.

Elmbridge Sports Awards Event
Save the date! The Elmbridge Sports Awards will be taking place on Friday 13th December 2019.
The venue will be ACS Cobham International School, Portsmouth Road, Hersham, Cobham, Surrey KT11 1BL