Newport Live decided nominations for numerous awards in their annual Volunteer in Sport Awards to recognise all the time, effort and commitment given in volunteering. The awards that were recognised this year were as follows;
 
  • VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2018 β€“  This award is for a volunteer who goes above and beyond and stands out above anyone else. They may have volunteered the longest, been the most committed or simply volunteered on a variety of programmes.

Nominees: Amy Turner, Nathan Owen

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**WINNER** Nathan Owen

  • COACH OF THE YEAR 2018  -  This award is for a paid for coach who has gone above and beyond in their role. 

Nominees: Thomas Hole, Nick Evans   

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**WINNER** Nick Evans

  • EXTRA MILE AWARD β€“  This award is for a volunteer who has shown real commitment.

Nominees: Declan Grant, Dale Clark       

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**WINNER** Dale Clark

  • CLUB VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2018 β€“  Nominated by the clubs that work with Newport Live. 

Nominees: Marilyn Bryan-Jones, Luke Martin           

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 **WINNER** Marilyn Bryan Jones

  • COMMUNITY CLUB OF THE YEAR 2018 - A community club that stands out for all its hard work and the difference it makes to their community and members.

Nominees: Riot City Ravens, Newport Seals   

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  **WINNER** Riot City Ravens

  • DISABILITY SPORT VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2018 - This award is for volunteers that volunteer on disability specific sessions. 

Nominees: Gareth Hale, Kieran Richards   

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**WINNER** Gareth Hale

 

  • SCHOOL SPORT VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2018 - This award is for volunteers working on school programmes. 

Nominees: Krystian Kapusta, Tommy Vaughan    **WINNER** Tommy Vaughan

 

  • COMMUNITY SPORT VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2018 - This award is for volunteers working on a community programme.

Nominees: Emily Edwards, Chelsea Thomas & Nikki Hoare     

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 **WINNER** Emily Edwards

 
The Volunteer in Sport Awards took place on Friday 16 February 2018 at the Newport Centre. If you would like to find out more about next years's event then please call 01633 656757 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.