Nominees sought for Canon Hayes awards

Nominations are currently sought for the prestigious Canon Hayes National Sports Awards.

Nominations are currently sought for the prestigious Canon Hayes National Sports Awards.

Members of the public, along with representatives of clubs and sporting organisations are invited to submit nominations for the awards in the following categories: Local Award (Tipperary Town & West Tipperary area), County Award (Tipperary county), National Award and Outstanding Achievement Award (national/international). All nominees must be over-16 and their achievements over the past 12 months must form must be included in the nomination.

All nominations will be considered by judging panels and a shortlist will be announced in November. Along with the main category Awards there is also a special Volunteer in Sport Award, which is sponsored by the South Tipperary Sports Partnership, and honours an individual who contributes their time and effort, through the structure of sports clubs and organisations, to sport in South Tipperary. Nomination forms are now available from the South Tipperary Sports Partnership, Civic Offices, Cashel. Call 062-64737 for information about the Volunteer Award. General nominations must be sent to Sports Awards Committee, Canon Hayes Recreation Centre, Avondale Crescent, Tipperary Town, or e-mail martinquinns@eircom.net on or before Thursday October 31.