Nominate your Ashfield sporting hero

Residents of Ashfield are being urged to nominate their favourite local sportsperson for an Active Ashfield Sports Award.

The Active Ashfield Sports Awards is an annual event which aims to recognise the achievements in sport, physical activity and health in the district.

Nominations are now open for the following awards categories:

Junior Team of the Year

Junior Sportsperson of the Year

Junior Volunteer of the Year

Junior Disabled Sportsperson of the Year

Primary School Team of the Year

Secondary School Team of the year

Team of the Year

Coach of the Year

Young Coach of the Year

Volunteer of the Year

Service to Sport

Disabled Sportsperson

Club of the Year

Nominations are open for all categories until Monday 8th October 2012. To make an online nomination or for further information about eligibility criteria for each award, download the Active Ashfield Nomination form at

For more information or if you require a paper copy of the nomination form please contact the Sports Development Team, Ashfield District Council on 01623 457537.