Club and Volunteer Awards Open for Nominations
British Orienteering are looking for nominees for our 2016 Club and Volunteer Awards and want to recognise and award some of the great work being done across the sport of orienteering by our clubs and volunteers of all ages. Awards will be presented at the next British Orienteering Annual General Meeting on Friday 14 April 2017.
The Award Categories open for nominations:
Club of the Year Award
A proactive club that is an important part of the local community, demonstrates a commitment to development of the club, members, volunteers and coaches and provides a range of activities that promote the club and engage both members and the wider community.
The Club of the Year nomination form is available here.
University Club of the Year Award
A proactive university club that demonstrates a commitment to development of the club, members, volunteers and coaches and provides a range of activities that promote the club and engage both members and the wider student population.
The University Club of the Year nomination form can be found here.
Young Volunteer of the Year Award
A volunteer under the age of 25 who has demonstrated a commitment to supporting delivery of orienteering activity with passion, energy and enthusiasm. The Young Volunteer of the Year Award nomination form can be found here.
A person or persons who have made a very significant contribution to orienteering over a period of years with an emphasis on ‘field' activities rather than committee work. Silva Award nomination form.
Coach of the Year Award
Coach of the Year award is looking for coaches who demonstrate success in engaging new people in orienteering, improving performance of orienteers and mentoring and developing other coaches. The Coach of the Year Award nomination form can be found here.
All nominations need to be submitted and received at National Office by 5.00pm on Friday 10 March 2017.
The nominations will be judged by the Development Steering Group and the awards will be presented at the British Orienteering’s 2017 Annual General Meeting on Friday 14 April 2017 at Brunel University, Uxbridge.
Further details and nomination forms are available here.
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