Sporting Excellence Awards

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Sporting Excellence Awards

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Sport is an important part of the Hedland community and the Town of Port Hedland understands the importance of celebrating local sporting excellence. 

Port Hedland Sporting Excellence Awards have been running for over 10 years and seek to recognize the achievements of local athletes and sporting groups. There are four different awards for which local athletes or sporting clubs can be nominates. These include the Junior Sports Person of the Year Award, the Sports Star of the Year Award, The Percy Gratwick Sporting Club of the Year Award and the Sporting Volunteer of the Year Award – details of which can be found below.

Junior Sports Person of the Year

Awarded to a young person who has resided in Port Hedland for a minimum of two of the last three years and who has excelled in a sport at a local, regional, state or national level. Nominees can participate in one or more sports over the past 12 months.

A prize of $2500 traditionally given by ITOCHU to accompany this award.

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Sports Star of the Year

Awarded to a current Port Hedland resident who has excelled in a sport at a local, regional, state or national level in one or more sports over the past 12 months.

A prize of $1000 given by the Town of Port Hedland to accompany this award.

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Percy Gratwick Sporting Club of the Year

Awarded to a local sporting club or association that excelled at a local, regional, state or national level during the last 12 months. Excellence may be demonstrated in the areas of governance, sporting excellence and/or club growth.

A prize of $500 given to club by RSL.

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Sporting Volunteer of the Year

Recognition of an individual who has made a significant contribution to a sport through volunteering. The commitment by an individual to a sport of sporting club needs to be over a sustained period of time.

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