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Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sports Awards shortlist revealed

Posted: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:59

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sports Awards shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sports Awards 2017 has been announced.

Organised by the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire, the Awards aim to reward and recognise those people from across the two counties that take part, work, coach and volunteer in sport and physical activity.

Those shortlisted encompass a wide variety of sports, from WadoKai Karate to Roller Derby, showcasing the talent and commitment of individuals from the area.

The winners will be unveiled at the annual event, which is attended by more than 250 amateur and professional sports people, local businesses and dignitaries, on Thursday 23rd November at Sixways Stadium, Worcester.

Olympic hockey gold medallist Kate Richardson-Walsh, OBE will be there to inspire those attending as guest speaker.

Stephen Brewster, Chief Executive of the Sports Partnership, said: "These awards are an opportunity for local people, clubs and organisations to be celebrated for their hard work, commitment and passion for grass roots sport as well as those who are participating at both amateur and professional levels."

"We are looking forward to unveiling the winners."

The full shortlist https://www.sportspartnershiphw.co.uk/2017-shortlist

Tickets for the event can be purchased from https://www.sportspartnershiphw.co.uk/tickets

Tags: Herefordshire, Sport Awards, Worcestershire