Nominations sought for Canon Hayes sports awards

It’s that time of the year again when we honour our top sporting talent as the Canon Hayes National Sports Awards Committee has announced that they are now accepting nominations for the 2013 Awards.

It’s that time of the year again when we honour our top sporting talent as the Canon Hayes National Sports Awards Committee has announced that they are now accepting nominations for the 2013 Awards.

Members of the public along with representatives of clubs and sporting organisations are invited to submit nominations for the Awards in the categories of Local Award (Tipperary Town & West Tipperary area), County Award (Tipperary County), National Award and Outstanding Achievement Award (National/International).

All persons nominated should be over the age of 16 years and the nomination should relate to achievements in the past 12 months.

A brief resumé of the nominees’ sporting achievements should be submitted along with the nomination to: Sports Awards Committee, Canon Hayes Recreation Centre, Avondale Crescent, Tipperary Town, or by e-mail to martinquinns@eircom.net to arrive on or before Thursday October 31.

All nominations will be considered by the judging panels and a shortlist of nominees will be announced in November. The Awards are open to all sporting disciplines and the committee are looking forward to receiving many nominations for the respective categories. The Canon Hayes Awards will be presented at a Gala Black Tie Banquet at Ballykisteen Hotel and Golf Resort on Saturday November 30, 2013.