Tuesday 8 January 2008

Dame Kelly Holmes Presents Harry’s Award

The Youth Sport Trust presented the Harry Mills Team Maker Award on 8th January at The National Talent Orientation Camp 2008 at Loughborough University. Pictured is Judi with Mikey Wilson the winner, Sports Minister Gerry Sutcliffe and double Olympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes. Michael “Mikey” Wilson won the award for Canoeing having been nominated by all Team Manager’s. Mikey’s achievement was summarised as follows by the Youth Sport Trust.

"This young athlete has outstanding leadership qualities which come from his constant unfaltering energy. He leads by example and has a unique personality which allows others to come out of their shells and develop their self confidence. He is striving for team success in a totally selfless way, with outstanding courage and has been a complete asset and ambassador for this camp.”

The programme for the awards can be viewed by clicking here
For more information about Harry’s Team Maker Award click here
Further information can be found at the Youth Sport Trust web site - click here

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