Finalist announced for Active Wandsworth Awards
Published: Friday 29th January 16
Some of the borough’s finest sportspeople, teams, volunteers, teachers and coaches are in the running for this year’s Active Wandsworth Awards.
Nominees are competing across 11 separate categories and the eventual winners will be revealed by Sky Sports News presenter David Garrido at the prize giving event on Thursday 11 February at the Wandsworth Civic Suite.
Shortlisted: Spencer Hockey Club Girls U12's.
The awards are run by Enable Leisure & Culture which provides sports services on behalf of Wandsworth Council. The competition is designed to recognise and celebrate the talent, dedication and commitment that fuels the borough’s sporting life.
Shortlisted: Penwortham Primary School Football Team
Wandsworth Council’s sport and leisure spokesman, Cllr Jonathan Cook, said: “Sports bring people together, keeps us healthy and teach our young people valuable lessons about discipline, team work and rising to a challenge. These awards are about recognising local people who have made a special contribution to this important part of community life here in Wandsworth."