An email was sent to all o18’s Members on Sunday 3rd Nov, inviting you to submit your votes for both the 2019 ‘Poole Runner of the Year ‘ & ‘Poole Runners Distinction Award’
- Both these awards are only to be voted for by current paid up (Associate & EA Registered) over 18 years of age members.
- One vote per member for each award.
- The winners being those that receive the highest number of votes. In the event of a tie, the award will be shared.
- Voting deadline: midnight on Sunday 17th November, this allows time for trophies to be engraved in time for the presentations at the club’s Dinner Dance Evening on 7th December.
‘Poole Runner of the Year 2019’ is awarded to the member that receives the most votes for their voluntary work, contribution/involvement with Poole Runners. This could be, but not restricted to, one of our coaching team, club event/race organiser, committee member, club training session/run organisers/leaders or anyone behind the scenes volunteering for our club.
Our club wouldn’t exist & thrive without the hard work & commitment of so many fantastic volunteers. Your vote allows you to acknowledge someone who you think has been more than just a Poole Runners member.
Poole Runner of the Year recipients since 2000:
2000 RUPERT PEPPER
2001 DAVEENA TWEED
2002 MIKE TOWNER
2003 GEOFF SCOTT
2004 ALAN LEWIS
2005 GILL WALMSLEY
2006 MARTIN LEWIS
2007 MAUREEN & BRIAN PANTON
2008 ANDY PALMER
2009 REX BALE
2010 STEVE WARDMAN
2011 LES TURNER
2012 PAUL INGHAM
2013 ANDY PALMER
2014 MIKE TOWNER
2015 ANNETTE LEWIS
2016 SARAH SWIFT
2017 ROGER CROSS
2018 SARAH SWIFT
‘Poole Runners Distinction Award 2019’ which is specifically for Running/Athletics performance & achievement/s during the year, is awarded to the member that receives the most votes. Your reasons for your choice could include:
- Best single performance or performances during 2019
- Most consistent performance during the year
- Representing our club throughout the year
- Or any other reason you feel warrants the Distinction Award. However, this award is intended for running/athletics activities not service to the club.
Poole Runners Distinction Award 2019 recipients since it was introduced in 2016:
2016 SERENA O’CONNOR
2017 STEVE CLAXTON
2018 PAUL CURRAH