Nominations open for Allerdale Sports Awards

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Nominations are now open for the fifth annual Allerdale Sports Awards with people encouraged to put forward their own local sporting heroes.

Allerdale Borough Council is coordinating the awards and all nominations must be in by midnight on 19th September 2016.

Olympic distance runner and world medal winner, Jenny Meadows, will be the special guest at the event, which will be held on 21 October 2016 at the Wave Centre in Maryport.

Nominations are now open for the following categories:

  • Sports Person

  • Junior Sports Person

  • Rising Stars

  • Coach of the Year 2015-16

  • Volunteer of the Year 2015-16

  • Performance Award for a Person with a Disability

  • Young Leader

  • Team of the Year: Senior 2015-16

  • Team of the Year: Junior 2015-16