Club and Volunteer Awards 2015

It is that time of year again when we seek to recognise some of the great work being done across the sport of orienteering by clubs and volunteers both old and young.

Nominations for the Club and Volunteer Awards are open now and all nominations for the awards below should be made by Friday 19th February 2016 to be presented at the 2016 AGM.This year we have brought back the Peter Palmer Coach of the Year Award and encourage members to nominate coaches who have had an impact on their orienteering be that engaging new people, improving performance or mentoring and developing other coaches.

 

Club of the Year

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.

 

University Club of the Year

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.

 

Young Volunteer of the Year

A volunteer under the age of 25 who has demonstrated a commitment to supporting delivery of orienteering activity with passion, energy and enthusiasm.

 

SILVA Award

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.

 

All details and nomination forms are available here.

Item posted by Scott Parker.


Posted on Friday 12th February 2016