WA Little Athletics recognises and acknowledges the important contributions of people to our sport through a variety of special awards for athletes and volunteers.
The LAWA Awards and recognition Policy has been developed to ensure that volunteers and athletes are recognised in the best possible manner.
The full criteria which must be addressed when considering eligibility for all awards is contained in the policy. Awards Recognition Policy
Nominations are now open for a range of annual athlete and volunteer awards – read more here.
Closing date is Tuesday 11 February 2020.
All nominations should preferably be submitted by the Centre. If you are a club or an individual member, please refer to your Centre.
Information about Coles Athlete and Volunteer of the Month Awards is also available here.
Congratulations to the recipients of the following volunteer awards which were presented at the LAWA State Conference on 4 August 2019:
LAWA Life Membership:
Robert (Bob) Chalmers – Rockingham LAC
Distinguished Merit Award:
Allan Kelly – Belmont LAC
Award of Merit:
Ian Bell – Kingsway LAC
Teresa Blackman – Melville LAC
Rebecca (Bec) Miller – Kingsway LAC
Official of the Year
Kylee McVee – Kingsway LAC
The following awards were presented at the 2019 State Track & Field Championships:
Congratulations to the recipients of the following awards presented by the Centre:
Little Athletics Australia Roll of Excellence:
Little Athletics Australia call for nominations from State Associations on an annual basis for the Coles LAA Roll of Excellence.
LAWA Roll of Achievers:
Little Athletics WA also recognises past members who have gone on to excel in their chosen field as an adult. The LAWA Roll of Excellence was inaugurated in 2018 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Little Athletics in WA.
Read more about the inaugural LAWA Roll of Achievers, presented at our 50th Anniversary function on 24 February 2018: