Celebrate Local Sport
Written by Sam Martin on 08/08/2018
Local people are being encouraged to make a nomination in the Chorley Sports Awards 2018 to recognise the success of local sports people.
Chorley Council is working in partnership with the Lancashire Sports Awards to help celebrate sporting achievement in the area.
Councillor Peter Wilson, Deputy Leader of Chorley Council said:
“We have a very strong sporting community in Chorley so it’s important that we recognise those who have done a lot for sports in their local community. Sport is not only a way to keep healthy but it also offers people the chance to meet new people and do something as part of a community. If you know someone who has achieved a lot in the sporting community make sure to nominate them by Wednesday 15 August.”
The Awards aim to pay tribute to those, young and old, that shows dedication and work tirelessly to support individuals or clubs week in, week out, for the love of sport.
The award categories are;
- Club of the Year
- Coach of the Year
- Volunteer of the Year
- Young Achiever of the Year
- Primary School of the Year
- Secondary School of the Year
- Under-Represented Groups
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- Community Project of the Year
All nominees will be recognised with a judging panel selecting winners from each category to go forward and represent Chorley at the countywide Lancashire Sports Awards.
To nominate visit lancashiresportsawards.co.uk where you can nominate online or download an application form. The deadline for nominations is Wednesday 15 August.