Sport awards extend deadline

The Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards announced this week that it is extending the nomination deadline until Friday (Dec. 19).

There was so much sport achievement this year in Nanaimo that it couldn’t be contained by an awards deadline.

The Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards announced this week that it is extending the nomination deadline until Friday (Dec. 19). The decision was made because of last-minute interest from people wishing to submit nominations.

There are 18 awards categories, including Junior Male Individual Athlete of the Year, Junior Female Individual Athlete of the Year, Junior Male Team Athlete of the Year, Junior Female Team Athlete of the Year, Male Individual Athlete of the Year, Female Individual Athlete of the Year, Male Team Athlete of the Year, Female Team Athlete of the Year, Team of the Year, Junior Team of the Year, Masters Athlete of the Year, Partners of the Year, Grassroots Coach of the Year, High-Performance Coach of the Year, Official of the Year, Sport Administrator of the Year, Best Sports News Story of the Year and the Michael Rhode Memorial Award.

For more information or to access a fillable online nomination form, please visit www.nanaimosportachievementawards.com.