Sailing Top Sport

Sailing took the top honors at the 2015 Eden District Sports Awards.

The Sportsman of the Year Award was presented by Ilana Meyer to Blaine Dodds, in recognition of his achievements over the past year, including winning the Hobie 14 World Championships and 2nd place in the Hobie Tiger Worlds.  Elana Meyer was guest speaker at this event.

Eden Sports Awards with Elana Meyer

Also at the 2015 Eden Sports Awards, Team ClemenGold, comprising William and Douglas Edwards was awarded the Team of the Year Trophy, in recognition of their sailing achievements over the past year, including winning the Hobie Tiger Worlds. William was there with Lucinda to receive this award.

Eden Sports Awards best Team Clemen Gold
Robyn Hellstrom of GLYC was a finalist in the category Junior Sportswomen of the Year (on right in photo)

JuniorSportswoman
Evelyn Osborne was a finalist in the category Sport Legends, in recognition of her contribution to coaching in Sailing for many years.

Ev Osborne

 

Article by Malcolm Osborne (GLYC)

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