SPORTS AND EXERCISE

MALDON DISTRICT SPORTS AWARDS

Nominations are now open for the Maldon District Sports Awards 2017 which will take place on Wednesday 25th October 2017at The Plume School.

It doesn't matter who you are, parent, participant, spectator or club we want you to nominate for those you feel deserve recognition.

After bringing back the awards in 2015 they have gotten bigger and better every year, this year we have some new awards, a new venue and we will be live on Saint FM!

 There are 11 fantastic awards on offer;

Sports personality of the year

Disabled sports personality of the year

Life time achievement award

Volunteer of the year award

Sports club of the year

Coach of the year

Community project of the year

School or college of the year

Young sports personality of the year

Changing lives awards

This girl can award

FURTHER INFORMATION

Nominees must live within or be associated with a club in the Maldon District. Award winners may be eligible for the Essex Sports Awards due to take place in 2017. For nomination forms and more details please contact David Burnham in the Leisure & Sports Development team at Maldon District Council. david.burnham@maldon.gov.uk  / or 01621 876268.

MALDON DISTRICT SPORTS AWARDS WINNERS 2016

Maldon District Sports Awards Winners 2016

Maldon Sports Awards winners 2016, left to right top to bottom

Sabrina Johnson and Danielle Hoad of Blackwater Leisure Centre – Active Workplace of the Year. Mike Hill of Barracudas Swimming Club - Services to Disability Sport. Roy Pipe of Maldon Hockey Club – Volunteer of the Year. Cllr Peter Elliot, Former Chairman of Maldon District Council. Connor O’Hare – Disabled Sports Personality of the Year. Lainey Terkelsen on behalf of Lucy Terkelsen – Coach of the Year. Cllr Miriam Lewis, former Leader of Maldon District Council. Cllr Ron Pratt, Former Chairman of Community Services Committee. Blackwater Junior Triathlon Club - Sports Club of the Year. Plume PE Faculty – School or College of the Year. Aaron Edwards-Hill – Young Sports Personality of the Year. Alisha Duce - Sports Personality. Lucy west of Happy Hearts 50+ - Physical Activity Project of the Year. Maldon parkrun and junior parkrun- Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity.

SPORT CLUBS AND GROUPS

Promenade Park

Parkrun

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Parkrun organises timed runs on a mixture of tarmac paths and grass. Open to everyone. 5km adult route every Saturday. Free admission but please register online before your first run.

Burnham Riverside Park

Parkrun

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Parkrun organises timed runs on a mixture of tarmac paths and grass. Open to everyone. 5km adult route every Saturday. Free admission but please register online before your first run.

Promenade Park

Junior Parkrun

Sun 20 Aug 2017

Junior Parkrun encourages both new and experienced young runners to take part in timed runs with an emphasis on fun and creating a welcoming atmosphere. There is a 2km route for 4 to 14 year olds every Sunday.

Yoga classes

Mon 21 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for beginners

The Chequers Inn

FitSteps Health Walks

Tue 22 Aug 2017

FitSteps Health Walks are led by trained volunteers and are suitable for all abilities, from beginners to seasoned walkers. The walk is two and a half miles long. It is free to attend, but you do need to register beforehand.

Promenade Park

Weekly Walking for Wellbeing

Tue 22 Aug 2017

Walk at your own pace, chat and make friends. Do you want to walk for wellbeing and fresh air but don't have anyone to walk with? Just turn up, meet by the Sandpit and walk. Wheelchairs, buggies and dogs are welcome to join in the walks.

Fitness and Fun - Free Exercise Classes

Wed 23 Aug 2017

Fitness & Fun free exercise classes with Home-Start Essex. Start feeling happier and healthier. The classes are open to all & children of all ages welcome. Stay after 12pm and there will be free refreshments Contact the organiser to book.

Mayland running Club

Wed 23 Aug 2017

A new club that meets in Lawling Park, Mayland twice a week for new & experienced runners. Wednesday evenings & Sunday mornings.

Yoga classes

Wed 23 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for beginners

Yoga classes (intermediate)

Wed 23 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for people used to regular exercise.

FitSteps

Thu 24 Aug 2017

Dengie health walks are up to 4 miles or 90 minutes long and suitable for all levels of fitness. Longer and shorter routes are available at most venues.

FitSteps Health Walks

Thu 24 Aug 2017

FitSteps Health Walks are led by trained volunteers & are suitable for all abilities, from beginners to seasoned walkers. There is the option of a 3 mile and a 3 1/2 mile walk. It is free to attend, but you do need to register beforehand.

Maldon Cricket Club - International Cricket

Fri 25 Aug 2017

Love cricket or think you might? Come down to Drapers Farm on a Friday night and you'll find yourself playing cricket for a national team in our new weekly international tournament. Everyone welcome.

Blackwater Leisure Centre

Maldon Strollers Health Walks

Fri 25 Aug 2017

Maldon Strollers Health Walks are ideally suited for people who are new to exercise or can only walk short distances at a slower pace. The route around Prom Park will take 30 minutes. It is free to attend, but you must register beforehand.

Promenade Park

Parkrun

Sat 26 Aug 2017

Parkrun organises timed runs on a mixture of tarmac paths and grass. Open to everyone. 5km adult route every Saturday. Free admission but please register online before your first run.

Burnham Riverside Park

Parkrun

Sat 26 Aug 2017

Parkrun organises timed runs on a mixture of tarmac paths and grass. Open to everyone. 5km adult route every Saturday. Free admission but please register online before your first run.

Promenade Park

Junior Parkrun

Sun 27 Aug 2017

Junior Parkrun encourages both new and experienced young runners to take part in timed runs with an emphasis on fun and creating a welcoming atmosphere. There is a 2km route for 4 to 14 year olds every Sunday.

Yoga classes

Mon 28 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for beginners

FitSteps Health Walks

Tue 29 Aug 2017

FitSteps Walks are led by trained volunteers and and are suitable for all abilities, from beginners to seasoned walkers. There is the option of a 2 mile and a 4 mile walk. It is free to attend, but you do need to register beforehand.

Promenade Park

Weekly Walking for Wellbeing

Tue 29 Aug 2017

Walk at your own pace, chat and make friends. Do you want to walk for wellbeing and fresh air but don't have anyone to walk with? Just turn up, meet by the Sandpit and walk. Wheelchairs, buggies and dogs are welcome to join in the walks.

Fitness and Fun - Free Exercise Classes

Wed 30 Aug 2017

Fitness & Fun free exercise classes with Home-Start Essex. Start feeling happier and healthier. The classes are open to all & children of all ages welcome. Stay after 12pm and there will be free refreshments Contact the organiser to book.

Mayland running Club

Wed 30 Aug 2017

A new club that meets in Lawling Park, Mayland twice a week for new & experienced runners. Wednesday evenings & Sunday mornings.

Yoga classes

Wed 30 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for beginners

Yoga classes (intermediate)

Wed 30 Aug 2017

Weekly yoga classes for people used to regular exercise.