Athletics Ireland are pleased to announce the nominations for the 2014 National Athletics Awards in association with GloHealth and Emerald Crystal. The awards will take place on Wednesday 26th of November in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood.
|Track and Field Athlete||Endurance Athlete|
|Thomas Barr (Ferrybank AC)||Mick Clohissey (Raheny Shamrock AC)|
|Mark English (UCD AC)||Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC)|
|Paul Robinson (St. Coca's AC)||Brendan Boyce (Letterkenny AC)|
|Kelly Proper (Ferrybank AC)||Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders AC)|
|Junior Athlete||Emerging Athlete|
|Marcus Lawler (St Laurence O'Toole AC)||Phil Healy (Bandon AC)|
|Emma O'Hara (GCH AC)||Ciara Mageean (UCD AC)|
|Sarah Collins (Finn Valley AC)||Sarah Lavin (UCD AC)|
|Karl Griffin (UCD AC)||Christine McMahon (Ballymena & Anntrim AC)|
Peoples Choice & Hall of Fame
The People’s Choice Award is an exciting new awards category this year, full details on the nominees and the voting options will be available on Wednesday 15th of October. Following on from this the 2014 Hall of Fame Inductee will be revealed on the 22nd of October.
The prestigious Athlete of the Year Award will be presented on the day.
Other awards presented on the night will include the Ultra Running Award, Mountain Running Award, Master Athlete of the Year, Tailteann Schools Boy and Girl Award, Team Performance of the Year and University Athlete.
For the third year running there will be awards presented to Performance Club of the Year and Development Club of the Year.
Applications are now open for the Development Club of the Year Category, please return your Completed Form by post to Development Club of the Year, Athletics Ireland Unit 19, Northwood Court, Northwood Business Campus, Santry Dublin 9 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Wednesday 15th of October 2014
The award ceremony also commemorates our exceptional volunteer base. In recognition of that, awards will be presented to Outstanding Coach Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The ceremony will once again take the format of an Awards Luncheon. Please join us in celebrating and congratulating the awards winners. The lunch will take place from 12.00pm to 3.30pm. Please note: There is a limited amount of tickets available for purchase; the deadline for purchase of tickets is Friday 7th of November. The cost of the tickets is €50 per head and the dress code is smart. Tables of 10 can be purchased at €450. To purchase tickets please telephone: (01) 8869933 or book online HERE