Nominations sought for prestigious Canon Hayes Sports Awards

The Canon Hayes National Sports Awards Committee (Tipperary) has announced that they are now accepting nominations for the 2012 Awards.

The Canon Hayes National Sports Awards Committee (Tipperary) has announced that they are now accepting nominations for the 2012 Awards.

Members of the public along with representatives of clubs or sporting organisations are invited to submit nominations for the Awards.

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 resume of the nominees sporting achievements should be submitted along with the nomination to: Sports Awards Committee, Canon Hayes Recreation Centre, Avondale Crescent, Tipperary Town, to arrive on or before Friday November 2 or to e-mail: martinquinns@eircom.net.

All nominations will be considered by the judging panels and a shortlist of nominees will be announced in mid November. The Awards are open to all sporting disciplines and the committee are looking forward to receiving many nominations for the respective categories.

There are 2 awards (Local and County) which are for Tipperary nominees and 2 awards (National and Outstanding Achievement) which are for nominees who have excelled on the national/international stage. The Awards will be presented at a Gala Black Tie Banquet by Minister for Sport, Michael Ring, TD, on Saturday November 24, 2012 and shortlisted nominees are required to be in attendance.