Welsh Athletics Awards

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If you have anyone from your club who deserves to be nominated or the club itself please can you make sure a nomination is put in (the nominations can be for any of the categories below and the awards evening will take place on 26th October)

Welsh Athletics Club Awards 2013


Award Categories & Criteria


1 Track & Field Club of the Year

2 Off Track Club of the Year

3 Junior Club of the Year

4 Inclusivity Club of the Year



1 Volunteer of the Year

2 Services to Club Development



1 Newcomer to Officiating

2 Off Track Official of the Year

3 Track & Field Official of the Year




1 Participation / Development Coach

(coaches working mainly in the club and community environment)

2 Performance Coach (coaches working mainly with athletes and coaches to a national or international standard)



1 Athletics Partnership

Criteria: nominations should clearly demonstrate why a partnership should be recognised.

Nominees might include, for example:

 a productive partnership between a Welsh Athletics affiliated club and its partner schools, borough or council sports development team or sports partnership, to develop an innovative scheme in their area.


General info Below

The 2013 Welsh Athletics Awards programme will see many volunteers from across the country recognised for their contributions in supporting the development of the sport.

Award categories will recognise the work of clubs, volunteers, officials and coaches.

They will reward contributions and commitments to our sport over the past 12 month period, with a limited number of lifetime service awards.

The Welsh Athletics Clubs Awards programme will culminate at the Welsh Athletics AGM

 Saturday 26th October 2013, Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells.


Welsh National winners in each category will then be considered for nomination for other Welsh and UK wide awards.

To nominate someone for an award, please complete the nomination form and return it by Friday 6th September 2013.


Nomination forms can be downloaded from the Welsh Athletics website.

We encourage people to submit their forms by email to office@welshathletics.org wherever possible. We will also accept postal submissions (address details are on the form).


For further information on the activities of Welsh Athletics please visit www.welshathletics.org



Every winner will be presented with trophy to recognise their achievement which will take place at a prize giving prior to the Welsh Athletics AGM.



• Closing Date for nominations for Welsh Club Awards.  Friday 6th September 2013.

• Awards Panel meet and decide winners.

• Winners notified and presentations will be made at the Welsh Athletics AGM on Saturday 26th October 2013 at the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells.


Many thanks,


Barry Edwards – WA Club Network Officer

01248752037 / 07890080598


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