SPORT WAIKATO COLUMN
Coordinator South Waikato District Sport Waikato is pleased to announce that my replacement has been appointed.
Lisa Mansell will commence the role of South Waikato District Coordinator in a part time capacity on September 29 and then full time later in October.
Lisa lives in Putaruru and has previously worked as an Active Lifestyle Coordinator for Sport Bay of Plenty and more recently with Te Papa Takaro o Te Arawa as an events manager.
Sport Waikato look forward to having Lisa join the South Waikato team, I will continue to keep the role ticking over in the interim.
Sports Awards 2014 – NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN:
Sport Waikato is again acknowledging sporting excellence in the region. District Sports Awards nominations are now open till Friday, October 10. Category winners go forward to be considered for the prestigious Brian Perry Waikato Regional Sports Awards held on Thursday, January 29, 2015, Maree Hawkins did us proud this year taking out the Administrator of the year category.
Clubs, schools and sports organisations need to take the time to fill in a nomination form so that the achievements of people in our district can be highlighted.
Sport Waikato makes it as easy as possible to nominate online.
From Referee/Umpire of the Year to Team of the Year, our categories reflect the various roles in sport.
The South Waikato Awards is Monday, November 10 at the South Waikato Sport and Events Centre, Tokoroa.
Nominations can be made online at sportwaikato.org.nz, forms are also available from the South Waikato Sport Waikato office, 43 Swanston St.
Sport Maker – Nominate a Sporting Volunteer
Once again our Sport Makers have in the South Waikato have been fortunate enough to receive merchandise from Lotto – congratulations to Kelly Allen and David Wilson who received clothing in the monthly draw.
Every month merchandise is distributed throughout the Waikato region so keep those nominations coming in.
From the coaches and officials, to the uniform washers and administrators, a Sport Maker is someone who volunteers their time and effort for sport in the Waikato region.
Nominate the Sport Maker that makes a difference in your sport by clicking on the link below.
Take the time to nominate and reward a local Sport Maker who helps you and your sport. Sportwaikato.org.nz