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livewell Maldon District Sports Awards

Published on Thursday, 2nd August 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 livewell Maldon District Sports Awards.

Each year the livewell Maldon District Sports Awards recognises some of the amazingly talented, determined and committed people from across the Maldon District.

The number of entries has increased each year and this is your chance to get nominating. Maybe you wish to nominate a club, coach, volunteer, young person or professional. These awards recognise sporting achievement and passion during the last year.

The awards night will take place on Thursday 25th October at the Plume Academy Stage Hall. There are 10 fantastic awards on offer;

  • Sports personality of the year
  • Disabled sports personality of the year
  • livewell education champion of the year
  • livewell community project of the year
  • Coach of the year
  • Community club of the year
  • Services to inclusive sport award
  • Lifetime achievement award
  • livewell changing lives awards
  • This girl can award

Councillor Bob Boyce MBE, Chairman of the Council’s Community Services Committee, said; “The livewell Maldon Sports Awards provide a great opportunity for the community to recognise those who are involved in sport, whether through participation, coaching or volunteering.”

The awards nomination closing date is Wednesday 10th October and those candidates who are shortlisted for awards will be contacted by Monday 15th October and invited to the Awards Ceremony to take place on the evening of Thursday 25th October 2018.

Award organisers David Burnham and Ben Page from the Maldon District Council said “It is fantastic to host the Sports Awards again this year and recognise achievements within the District; we look forward to receiving nominations in the coming weeks.”

Nominees must live within or be associated with a club in the Maldon District. Award winners may be eligible for the Essex Sports Awards due to take place in December 2018.

Nominations can be made online via www.VisitMaldonDistrict.co.uk/sportsawards  and via the eform link

Nominations can also be made in paper form, for more details or to request a nomination form please contact David Burnham at Maldon District Council. david.burnham@maldon.gov.uk  or 01621 876268.