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British Orienteering Awards 2020 - Young Volunteer of the Year Announced

Today we are proud to announce the Young Volunteer of the Year 2020.

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

This year’s winner is:  Dom Dakin (South Yorkshire Orienteers).

Commenting on his award Dom says:  “I'm delighted to have been awarded Junior volunteer for 2020. SYO is an incredibly active club, with ample opportunities for all ages and abilities - both participating and volunteering. I've particularly appreciated the supportive expertise found in fellow club members, and the appreciative comments from participants that make volunteering so rewarding!” 

Dom Dakin - Winner of Young Volunteer of the Year.  Photo credit:  Scott Bailey
Dom Dakin - Young Volunteer of the Year with his award certificate

Thank you to all who submitted nominations for British Orienteering's Annual Awards this year. 

Many congratulations Dom.


The winner of the University Club of the Year Award will be announced tomorrow (Saturday 24 April) at 10am.