Sports Awards to Shine a Spotlight on Local Talent

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Nominations have opened for the Wigan Borough’s 2019 Believe Sports Awards. The prestigious annual event is a chance to shine a spotlight on volunteers, clubs and people who are passionate about local sport, as well as celebrating the achievements of local athletes, all wrapped up in a special ceremony organised by Inspiring healthy lifestyles on behalf of Wigan Council. 

Nominations can be made in the following categories:
Young Sports Achiever of the Year (Sponsored by Debit Finance Collections)
Club of the Year (Sponsored by Big Wave Media)
Volunteer of the Year (Sponsored by Wigan Athletic Community Trust)
Workforce Advocate of the Year (Sponsored by Agilisys) 
The Wilf Brogan Unsung Hero Award (Sponsored by Link Contracting Ltd)
Changing Lifestyle Recognition Award (Sponsored by Technogym)
Team of the Year (Sponsored by Wigan Warriors Community Foundation)
The Martin Lynn School Commitment to PE and S port (Sponsored by Alliance Leisure)
Sports Apprentice of the Year 
The Deal Community Programme of the Year (Sponsored by Wigan Council)

Nominations should reflect achievements between September 2018 and the closing date of 26th July 2019.

This year’s ceremony will take place at the DW Stadium on Friday 11th October and nominations can be made by filling in the online form at 

Or, for more information, contact Inspiring healthy lifestyles on 01942 488495