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Littlehampton Sports Awards – Don’t Miss out, Nominate Now

Sports Awards 2019

Nominations for the Littlehampton Sports Awards are now being sought. This is the chance to get your friends, relatives and club mates into the sporting spotlight.

The initiative, managed by Littlehampton Sports Forum and the Town Council, is aimed at recognising the achievements and contributions made by local sporting heroes and community champions.

Anyone from junior to senior, team and individual as well as off-pitch heroes can be put forward for an award; there are ten categories to choose from.

The award categories are as follows:

 

Sportsperson of the Year – Sponsored by the Coco Lounge

Young Sportsperson of the Year – Sponsored by Littlehampton Trader’s Partnership

Coach of the Year – Sponsored by C & M Trophies

Sports Team of the Year – Sponsored by Mewsbrook Park Café

Youth Sports Team of the Year – Sponsored by Bah Humbug Sweets

Administrator of the Year – Sponsored by Going Spare

Contribution to Youth Sports – Sponsored by Dizzy: Support for Diabetes

Contribution to Disabled Sports – Sponsored by FA Holland & Son

Unsung Hero (dedicated to non-sporting people who have made invaluable contributions in the last 12 months) – Sponsored by Mewsbrook Park Café  

Lifetime Contribution to Sport - Mayor’s Award

 

The Chair of the Town Council’s Community Resources Committee, Councillor Billy Blanchard-Cooper said: “The Sports Awards not only recognise the dedicated sports people of Littlehampton but also the people behind the clubs and organisations that work tirelessly to support our local clubs and ensure their success.” The closing date will be the 31st July 2019 and nominations will be considered by a judging panel with the winners announced at an invitation only awards ceremony to be held on the 1st October at the New Millennium Chamber.

Go on, get behind your sporting star from Littlehampton who has excelled at local, national or even international level.

The Ceremony will be hosted by Former Great Britain Olympic Gold Medalist Tessa Sanderson CBE. Nominations can be made online or pick up your nomination form from the Town Council Offices.