SPORT IN BRIEF
NOMINATIONS are open for this year’s Myles Junior Sport Star of the Year Awards.
The annual award recognises the sporting success and contributions of young athletes in the region.
Last year it was rising netball star Shantelle Tassone who took home the award.
Nominations close on August 31 and can only be made by sporting associations or clubs. Contact Katie Merwood for forms and guidelines on 9792 7021.
THE annual Collie Community Bank Collie to Donnybrook and Return Cycling Classic is on this Saturday.
Beginning from 12.30pm, riders will take on the 104km course that stretches from Collie to Donnybrook.
Riders will travel down Preston Road, before turning right at Mumballup Road and then hitting Boyup Brook-Donnybrook Road.
The course then goes along South Western Highway, before turning around at Donnybrook and returning to Collie along the same roads.
Race director Jamie Moloney said organisers were prepared for more than 200 riders.
“It is a good turnout, we are very happy with it,” he said.
Junior and participation rides will take place earlier in the day.
JUVENTUS SOCCER CAMP
JUNIOR soccer stars will get the chance to be coached by some of the best in the world when a number of Juventus Soccer Club coaches come to the region.
The Italian club will be coordinating a Juventus Football Training Camp from October 1-3, at the Hay Park Multisports Pavilion.
Prospective participants are being asked to attend a free one-hour training session this Saturday as a small sample of the bigger event.
Juventus Academy accredited coach Domenico Gangemi as well as a number of qualified assistants will be on hand to train the young players.
Anyone wanting to attend the camp is asked to email email@example.com.
TWO South West drivers have claimed honours in the two-day Targa West rally at the weekend.
Driver Jared Bevan and navigator Tye Summers finished first in their Series One RX 7 after a successful two days of driving in the tough, wet conditions.
The duo are former Bunbury Cathedral Grammar students who now live in Perth where they are studying.