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By GreaterSport | 21 September 2014 | TAGS:

Nominations are now been taken for the 2014 Pride of Sport Awards, which comprises of 11 categories.

The 11 awards are: 

Lifetime Achievement Award

Inspirational Performance


Young Sports Person

Local Hero

Local Team


Sporting Charity Challenge

Disability Sport Award

Community Sports Project

Sporting Event

The awards are in partnership with the Daily Mirror and the National Lottery and see coaches and volunteers a like recognised for their work and is a celebration of the work done in the local communities at the grass roots level of sport. If you have any heart warming stories of people in your local community you can vote here

The Mirror and Sport England Pride of Sport Awards celebrate and recognise the unsung heroes of sport.

As well as raising awareness about sport and encouraging people to be more active on a regular basis, the event will highlight people who have contributed to sport at a local or national level, across all walks of life.

Do you know someone that has gone the extra mile to help others, young or old, achieve their personal best and reach their goals?

It could be a selfless volunteer who has given up their time to coach youngsters for years, or someone who washes kits to make sure players look their best week in week out.

We want to hear your heart-warming and inspiring stories, so if you know someone that deserves to be recognised then nominate them for a Pride of Sport Award!

All nominations need to be made no later than Friday 24th October to be considered for the 2014 awards, so don’t delay and make your nomination today.

All winners will be announced at a prestigious awards ceremony, hosted by a famous sports personality, at the Grosvenor House Hotel, on Wednesday 3rd December 2014.

The award ceremony is taking place on Wednesday 3 December and will be hosted by Ben Shepherd.
Nominations are now open and will close next month on Friday 24 October.

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