On Monday 16th November 2009, 15 volunteers were recognised for their work in sports volunteering at the Army and Navy Club for the 47th anniversary.
Presented by Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Gloucester, each winner received their award for outstanding contributions after being nominated by their National Governing Body.
Recipients can be found below.
Rick Britton – The Dan Maskill Tennis Trust
Mick Coe – Field in Trust (NPFA)
Rochelle Dazeley – British Fencing
Brian Dent – The Amateur Swimming Association
Jennifer Downs – The Scottish Volleyball Association
Nicola Eames – The Rugby Football Union for Women
John T. Glover – Athletics Northern Ireland
Maggie Hargreaves – The Amateur Swimming Association
Bob Jump – British Cycling
Stephen Keates – Rugby Football Union
Patricia Robb – Scottish Hockey
Norman Saywell – The Football Association
Kenneth Stott OBE – Badminton England
Helen Weston – The Tennis Foundation
Alan Williams – The Football Association