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Senior Athlete with a Disability Sportsmanship Award 2017 – Mudgee

Senior Athlete with a Disability Sportsmanship Award 2016 – Mudgee

The Mudgee Senior Athlete with a Disability Sportsmanship Award recognises good sportsmanship and participation for senior athletes with a disability during 2016.

Sporting club and association members are invited to nominate individual athletes with a disability who would be deserving of such an award.

Eligibility criteria

Nominees can be nominated for their participation in non-competitive or service coordinated sport and active recreational activities.

To be eligible for the award the nominee must:

  • Be at least 17 years of age as of 31 December 2016
  • Have participated in the sport they are being nominated for during 2016
  • Reside within the Mid-Western Regional Council area.


The winner will be awarded an individual trophy, and a perpetual trophy.

The winning athlete will be announced and presented at the annual Mudgee Sports Council Awards in February 2017.

How to nominate

To nominate your athlete with a disability, please complete the details below, and tell us in 200 words or less why your nominee is the most deserving Senior Athlete with a Disability Sportsmanship winner for 2016. This might include:

  • The positive attitude they demonstrate at the club
  • Being a good role model for others at the club
  • Attending practice sessions with enthusiasm and energy
  • Demonstrating excellent sportsmanship on and off the field.

Nomination closing date

Nominations must be lodged with the Sport and Recreation’s Orange Regional Office by 4:30 pm on 31 December 2016.

How to submit nominations

Download the nomination form

Or nominate online below. 

Entry rules

  • Nominations will only be accepted for individuals (i.e. not a whole team).
  • Multiple entries from one club or association will be accepted.
  • You may be contacted to provide further information if required.
  • The additional club contact (you have provided) may be contacted to verify your nomination.
  • The competition will be judged by an independent panel of staff from the Office of Sport, Sport and Recreation, Care West, Ability Links, and the Benevolent Society.
  • The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Winners will be notified by phone and mail.

Nominate online

Contact details of nominating person
Nominee details