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Katy and Jemima up for top county award
11:39am Thursday 19th September 2013 in Sport
BOX mountain bike ace Katy Curd and Devizes judoka Jemima Duxberry have been nominated for the top sports personality of the year award at next week's fourth Wiltshire and Swindon Sports Awards.
Devizes Rugby Club are also in line for the team of the year accolade.
The night at County Hall in Trowbridge will be compered by former England rugby skipper Phil de Glanville alongside Paralympic swimming legend David Roberts, who is guest speaker.
The awards are jointly hosted by Wiltshire Council, Wiltshire Health Improvement Partnership, NHS, Swindon Borough Council and Wiltshire and Swindon Sports Partnership.
More than 100 nominations were received this year.
AWARD CATEGORIES AND SHORTLIST
Official of the year: Andrew Evans (Trowbridge).
Young volunteer of the year: Geraint Davies (Chippenham), Swindon Dolphin ASA young volunteer team (Swindon), Tom North (Chippenham).
Coach of the year - high performance: David Bullock (Swindon), Catherine Fletcher (Burderop), Deb Hows (Swindon).
Coach of the year - participation: Will Baillie (Devizes), Geoff Mascall (Chippenham), Ron Marshall (Trowbridge), Brian Roberts (Swindon).
Inclusion coach of the year: Chris Adlam (Amesbury), Tony Ellis (Swindon), Rich Watkins (Swindon).
Young coach of the year: Jonnie Crowley (Devizes), Sinead Deedigan (Chippenham), Cameron Garbutt (Devizes).
Roger Byrne unsung hero of the year: Debbie Adlam (Alderbury), Michele Greenan (Trowbridge), Richard Hopkins (Devizes), Dianne Lee (Swindon), Neil Morrison (Swindon).
Long service award to sport: Dave Amey (Salisbury), David and Shirley Bullock (Swindon), Fred Kerley (Calne), John Stow (Swindon).
Most inclusive club of the year: Sarum Orienteering (Salisbury), Swindon Shock Wheelchair Basketball (Swindon), Wiltshire Wildcats Wheelchair Basketball (Tidworth).
Most innovative club of the year: Junior Avon Valley Runners (Melksham), Swindon Shin Splints (Swindon), Wiltshire Martial Arts (Melksham).
Sports club of the year: Devizes RFC (Devizes), Sarum Orienteering (Salisbury), Swindon Dolphin (Swindon).
Sports personality of the year - disability: Craig Harris (Swindon), Martin Lane (Swindon), Jonah Wright (Trowbridge).
Young sports personality of the year: Jake Ness (Salisbury), Amy Oram (Devizes), Steph Walker (Swindon).
Sports personality of the year: Emily Benham (Salisbury), Katy Curd (Box), Laura Halford (Cricklade), Jemima Duxberry (Devizes).
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