Orange Sports Awards
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Orange Sports Awards.
The annual Orange Sports Awards are designed to recognise the city’s outstanding sporting achievers.
Each year there are major achievements in sport by Orange residents. Submitting nominations for the Sports Awards can be an important way of acknowledging these achievements.
You can download the 2016 Sports awards nomination form (290 KB), which should be completed and returned to the City Council by:
Wednesday 25 May 2016.
Nominations are being accepted in five categories:
- Sportsperson of the Year
- Junior Sportsperson of the Year (Under 18)
- Sporting Team of the Year
- Sports Personality of the Year (This Award is presented in recognition of people actively involved in the organisation, coaching or officiating of sport in the Orange District. These people often remain in the background and receive little recognition from the community at large.)
All nominations in these four categories will be considered by the Awards Selection Panel who will decide on a group of finalists in each category.Finalists will be notified by telephone and invited to attend a gala presentation evening where they will receive a commemorative plaque.
- Sports Acheivement Award
An award will be presented to each nominee in this category. Nominees must been selected to represent New South Wales or higher as part of a team or as an individual.
Local associations, clubs and schools are actively encouraged to submit nominations for appropriate achievements.
Orange City Council's Sport & Recreation Coordinator
Ben Keegan ~ 6393 8535