London Region Volunteer Award winners announced
England Athletics London Region is pleased to announce its volunteer award winners for 2014. The awards encompass the whole sport of Athletics and this year’s winners have been chosen from the nominations received from a wide range of volunteers and clubs.
The awards and their winners are as follows:
- Club Partnership of the Year: Highgate Harriers and Corporation of London, in recognition of the success of the Highgate 10,000 night
- Participation Project of the Year: London City Runners
- Coach of the Year: Coral Nourrice, Newham and Essex Beagles
- Official of the Year: Dave Holder
- Volunteer of the Year: Pete Mulholland, Hercules Wimbledon
- Run England Group Leader of the Year: Kelvin Walker, Ealing Eagles
- Services to Athletics: Madeleine Weston
Regional winners are shortlisted for the England Athletics National Volunteer Awards, and we are pleased to announce that Dave Holder won this title and was presented with his award at the England Athletics Hall of Fame gala evening. David Barnett from sponsor Track & Field Tours and Wendy Sly, Olympic silver medalist and England Athletics Board Member presented Dave with his award. Dave told us, “I am very surprised; it was a 100% surprise. I didn’t think there was anyone out there who would put me forward."
The London Regional awards will be presented in a few weeks.
England Athletics London Region would like to congratulate all of these deserving award winners.