Trips and volunteer Awards reminder

Dear Paddler


Severn Trip

 

River Severn Trip 24th September – Coach led suitable for those at roughly 2 star standard, 20km so a long touring trip, Pool Quay to Melverly.  Green flow moving water with some riffles and dodge the trees.  Contact Ian Scott on hppcc@btinternet.com for more information and to register your interest.

 

Anyone interesting in attending the trip please let us know by Wednesday so we can arrange collection of equipment on Thursday or Saturday.

 

British Canoeing Annual awards and Recognition

 

The annual awards and Recognition awards nominations need to be with British Canoeing by the end of September, if there is anyone in the club you think should be given an award please go to the British Canoeing website and nominate them.

 

National Volunteer & Recognition Awards 

Nominations for the Recognition Awards 2017 are now open!

Do you know someone in the sport who goes above and beyond the call of duty?

Is there a coach or leader that inspires you?

Or do you just want to recognise someone who helps make a difference?

We want to hear from you!

The National Volunteer & Recognition Awards will take place on Saturday 24th March 2018.

There are 7 awards in the 2017/18 Volunteer & Recognition Awards; 

  1. Young Volunteer
  2. Volunteer of the Year
  3. Impact on Equality & Diversity
  4. Geoff Good Coach/Leader of the Year
  5. John MacGregor Outstanding Challenge Award
  6. Club and Centre of the year.
  7. Outstanding Contribution 

There are 4 awards at the Coaching & Leadership Conference on 17th/18th February 2018 (one of these award winners will be put forward for the Geoff Good Coach/Leader of the Year award):

  1. Impact on Coaching Award
  2. Performance Coach of the Year
  3. Community Coach of the Year
  4. Junior Coach/Leader of the Year

To nominate a Volunteer for a Volunteer Recognition Award or a Coach for the Annual Coach & Leader Awards, please read the below award categories and fill out the necessary forms below. 

British Canoeing may chose not to present an award should less than 3 nominations be received.

Award Categories 

Young Volunteer

Impact on Equality and Diversity

Geoff Good Coach/Leader of the Year

John MacGregor Outstanding Challenge Award

Club and Centre of the Year

Outstanding Contribution 

Annual Coach & Leader Awards

Impact on Coaching Award

Performance Coach of the Year

Community Coach of the Year

Junior Coach/Leader of the Year

 

Volunteer Coach And Outstanding Contribution Nomination Form 2017

Club Or Centre Of The Year Nomination Form 2017

John Mac Gregor Challenge Nomination Form 2017



Information on the pool sessions will be coming out later this week.


Regards

Dawn Scott

Club Chair.