Deadline extended to nominate Corby's sporting stars

Do you know a sporting star in Corby? The deadline to nominate them has been extended.

Tuesday, 11th September 2018, 6:00 am
Who do you think should be nominated for Corby's Sports Awards?

The Corby Sports Awards are a great way to thank local clubs, schools, volunteers and individuals for their contribution to sport – whether it is someone that has gone that extra mile in your local sports club, a team who has gone unbeaten during the season or an athlete that has become a champion in their sport.

Previous winners have included wheelchair tennis sensation Dermot Bailey.

The nomination period for Corby Council’s awards has been extended this year.

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You now have until 12pm on Tuesday, September 18 to nominate your local sporting star.

There a total of 12 categories available, recognising everyone from teams, coaches, volunteers, athletes and more.

To submit your nomination go to and complete the online form.

Winners will be shortlisted by a panel and announced at an invite only awards ceremony later in the year held at the Best Western Rockingham Forest Hotel.

A Corby Council spokesman said: “For more information about the sports awards and nomination process please contact the Sports Team on 01536 464047.

“Your help and generosity is greatly appreciated.”