Derbyshire sports awards nominations are now open : With a great range of local sports clubs and activities across the area, from bowls to cricket to football and many more, there may be someone involved who you think deserves recognition, and the Derby Telegraph Sports Awards provide that opportunity to celebrate and reward the outstanding achievements of sporting successes.
Across professional and amateur sport in the area, disabled and non-disabled people will be recognised, demonstrating to the wider community that Derbyshire really is home to some of the most successful sporting talents and rising stars in the country today.
The awards which are organised by Derbyshire Sport, will see folk been recognised across the whole of Derbyshire, along with the local awards in each of 9 district. The nominations are run through the central Derby Telegraph Sports Awards system and then filtered through to each district, so you can be recognised in your local community and even by your county.
The nominations for the 2016 awards are now open and you can nominate your friend, family member, coach, team or athlete in the awards.
The closing date for nominations is Friday 09 September 2016 and nominations are wanted for the following categories:
- Club of the Year
- Community Award
- Disabled Sportsperson of the Year
- Junior Sportsperson of the Year
- Junior Team of the Year
- Manager/Coach of the Year
- Service to Sport
- Sportsman of the Year
- Sportswoman of the Year
- Team of the Year
- Volunteer of the Year
- Young Sportsman of the Year
- Young Sportswoman of the Year
To nominate your local sporting hero click here or alternatively if you would like a printed copy of the form, please call Katie Crockett, Marketing Officer, Derbyshire Sport on 01773 571224