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2019 Welsh Athletics Award Winners

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24/10/2019 00:00, In Blog /

A big THANK YOU to all who attended our wonderful awards night on Saturday at the Vale Resort. It was another memorable celebration of another fantastic year for Athletics in Wales, with the contributions and endeavours of athletes, clubs, coaches, officials and volunteers all being recognised. A full list of award winners is below - congratulations to all of you! Details of the Run Wales award winners are available here.

Thanks again also to our generous award sponsors.



Category: Clubs 

Sponsored by WebBox

  • Track & Field Club of the Year 

Cardiff Athletics  

  • Off Track Club of the Year 

Swansea Harriers  

  • Junior Track & Field Club of the Year 

Swansea Harriers  

  • Junior Off-Track Club of the Year 

Carmarthen Harriers  

  • Inclusivity Club of the Year  

Parc Bryn Bach Running Club 

  • Development Club of the Year 

Ogmore Phoenix

  • Overall club of the Year 

Cardiff Athletics

Category: Volunteering

Sponsored by Equality Counts

  • Volunteer of the Year 

Gareth Williams (Parc Bryn Bach Running Club) 

  • Services to Club Development 

Brett Bonell (Ogmore Phoenix)  



Category: Officials 

Sponsored by Cobalt HR

  • Newcomer to Officiating 

Neil Gregory (Cardiff Athletics)  

  • Young Official of the Year 

Ella Hunter (Wrexham AAC) and  Sam Williams (Welsh Athletics) 

  • Off Track Official of the Year 

Peter Gregson (Cardiff Athletics) 

  • Track & Field Official of the Year 

Jeff Kirby (Cardiff Athletics)  



Category: Coaching 

Sponsored by Sports Injury Fix

  • Performance Coach of the Year – Track & Field 

Andy Walling  

  • Performance Coach of the Year – Off Track  

Paul Jensen  

  • Participation / Development Coach of the Year – Track & Field  

Alyson Hourihan (Cardiff Athletics)   

  • Participation / Development Coach of the Year – Off Track 

Emma Lyons ( Ogmore Phoenix)

  • International Performance Coach of the Year 

Kevin Evans 



Category: Athlete 

Sponsored by Direct Source

  • Senior Male – Track & Field 

Osian Jones (Liverpool Harriers)  

  • Senior Male – Off Track  

Dan Nash (Cardiff Athletics) 

  • Senior Female – Track & Field  

Melissa Courtney (Poole AC) 

  • Senior Female – Off Track   

Charlotte Arter (Cardiff Athletics) 

  • Junior Male – Track & Field  

James Tomlinson (Pembrokeshire Harriers) 

  • Junior Male – Off Track 

Jake Heyward (Cardiff Athletics) 

  • Junior Female – Track & Field  

Sarah Omoregie (Cardiff Athletics) 

  • Junior Female – Off Track 

Cari Hughes (Menai Track & Field) 

  • Athlete’s Athlete 

Heather Lewis (Pembrokeshire)