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Coach of the Year, Sporting Hero and Team of the Year winners announced

The Ravenscroft Coach of the Year Award 2015 Winner - Nic Pothas from Guernsey Cricket

Nic Pothas helped transform Guernsey Cricket during his three year tenure. In 2015 the players that he kept faith in delivered the sort of performance he always promised they could. With tears in his eyes Pothas saw Guernsey beat Jersey for the first time since he took over before leaving to take up a role with Leicestershire's Academy.

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The Michael Lucas Sporting Hero AwardWinner - Dave le Noury, Groundsman at Vale Rec FC

Octogenarian Dave le Noury, initially took up the post at Vale Rec's Corbet Field pitch after retirement, although his association to the club began long before that. When he attended St Sampson's School he was one of the the first juniors to sign for the club. Ever since then he has given decades of dedication to Vale Rec.

The Race Nation Award for Achievement Epic48, Phillip Smith and Warren Mauger

Phillip Smith and Warren Mauger and their team took on the gruelling task of running for 48-hours on a treadmill in the aim of raising £100,000 for charity in September. In doing so, themselves and their team broke a number of British and World Records.

Find out more about the pair by clicking here.

The LRD Team of the Year Winners - Team Jets

In May, Team Jets made it three promotions in four seasons as they reached Premier 2 following a dramatic play-off weekend in Loughborough.

As they near the pinnacle of English netball, they're beginning to establish themselves at their highest level yet.

Jersey also retained the inter-insular trophy with a convincing win over Guernsey.

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