Some of Nuneaton and Bedworth top athletes, were joined by Oylmpians, coaches , administrators, the Mayor Councillor June Tandy and her Consort Stephen and former Mayors at Weston Hall Hotel, Bulkington, for the annual Nuneaton and Bedworth Sports Forum’s annual awards night.
A new award, in honour of Olympian Basil Heatley, was present jointly by the Mayor and Basil’s widow Gill to Sam Jephcote for the Junior Volunteer award. Sam is also a runner and a member of the Nuneaton Harriers.
Junior sports personality was Tom Harper of American flag football, a non contact form of American football. The Senior sports personality award was awarded to Leyton Ainslie-Huffer, of Nuneaton Tennis club
Other award winners were,
Eva French ,Para swimming, Ben McNeal American Football, Izzie McNeal American Football, Suhana Dhami,Tennis, Madeline Bowes, Tennis, Laura Cross, Netball, Daniel Orton, Hinckley Trampoline Club, Jacob Spencer, Athletics, Hannah Rowley, Archery, Tom Harper, American Flag Football.
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Junior Local Achiever, Izzie McNeal,
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sport Forum Junior Personality award 2019 Tom Harper, American Flag Football
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Junior Volunteer, Sam Jephcote, Bedworth Parkrun
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Junior Team award, Etone Jaguars U17 Youth Contact Team
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Disability award, Josh Bailey, Bedworth Disabled Swimming Club
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Volunteer award, Colin Straker Haunchwoood JFC
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Senior Team award, Nuneaton Tennis Club
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Senior Sports Personality, Leyton-Ainslie-Huffer, Nuneaton Tennis Club
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Services to Sport award, Rachel Smith, Nuneaton Old Edwardians RFC
Nuneaton & Bedworth Sports Forum Long Service award, Mick Tonks, Griff and Coton Bowls Club