Introducing our Young Volunteer Coach of the Year nominees! Here’s what their nominators had to say about them:

Shirshara Lewis-Pelage (Faith) – Multi Ethnic Sports & Cultures NI

“Shirshara is an inspiration to ethnic minority young females and ladies in sports a true young sports ambassador.” 

Jasmine Sherrard – Limavady CFRFC

“After a very difficult year Jasmine has come back fighting, embodying the culture and values of the Club and what it seeks to achieve – #OneClubOneCommunity.” 

Erin Elliot – Newcastle Netball Club

“Erin is enthusiastic, passionate and deeply committed to seeing the sport grow. How she engages and interacts shows a maturity beyond her years and I know Newcastle Netball Club will miss her while she goes off to University.”

Tom Kearney – Phoenix Basketball Club Coach / NI Youth Forum

“Tom through his dedication and commitment to basketball sets a fantastic example of a young person selflessly giving of their time and energy to be a Sportmaker to his community.”

Thomas Martin – Knights Wheelchair Basketball

“Thomas is dedicated to championing and supporting the profile of wheelchair basketball and the awareness of disability sports.”