Meritorious Award for Services to Athletics in Wales 2016

A total of 15 individuals were recognised to receive the Welsh Athletics Meritorious Award for Services to Athletics in Wales as part of the 2016 Service Awards scheme. 

The Welsh Athletics Meritorious Award is open to individuals to mark a special achievement, or for service (minimum 15 years) at club, regional, school, district schools, university or at national level for Welsh Schools or Welsh Athletics Ltd.

  1. Arwyn Davies (Cardiff AAC)
  2. Bernie Plain (Cardiff AAC)
  3. Rob Glaves (Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan Schools)
  4. Phil Lewis (Neath Harriers)
  5. Jenny Cook (Newport Harriers)
  6. Stephen Leach (Newport Harriers)
  7. Darryn McAtee (Newport Harriers)
  8. Keith Powell (Newport Harriers)
  9. Jean Rogers (Newport Harriers)
  10. Phil Cook (Les Croupiers / SWRAC)
  11. Darran Williams (SWRAC)
  12. Marilyn Davies (Swansea Harriers)
  13. Christine McCoubrey (Swansea Harriers)
  14. Ann Owen (Swansea Harriers)
  15. Mary Davies (Talgarth) 

Llongyfachiadau to all recipients.


Above:  Meritorious Award recipient Rob Glaves receiving his award from John Penny, President, South Wales Regional Athletics Council.

Further details of the Welsh Athletics Service Awards can be found here:

Below: Darryn McAtee of Newport Harriers receiving his Meritorious Award from Dean Turner, Chairman, East Wales Regional Athletics Council at the Welsh Athletics Junior Open last Saturday.

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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