A record number of nominations have been received for the 2023 Sport Pembrokeshire Awards.
A total of 296 nominations have been received in 13 categories for individuals and teams involved in a variety of different sports.
The overall winners will be unveiled at a gala ceremony at Folly Farm on November 24, organised by Sport Pembrokeshire.
Cllr Rhys Sinnett, Cabinet Member for Residents’ Services, said: “It’s fantastic that we have received a record number of nominations for the Sport Pembrokeshire Awards.
“It shows that sports and the Sports Awards are going from strength to strength in our County and people want to take the opportunity to acknowledge the hard work and achievements of our local sportspeople, coaches and volunteers.”
The nominations are as follows, with some individuals or teams receiving more than one nomination:
Girls U16’s - Sophie Howell (Swimming); Jemma Nand-Lal (Golf); Elisa Tyrell (Gymnastics); Nina Marsh (Sailing); Katie David (Surfing); Chanel Griffiths (Dance); Catrin Owens (Windsurfing); Ava Davies (Gymnastics); Maggi Clewitt (Gymnastics); Matti Davies (Horse Riding); Bronwyn Clissold (Swimming); Imi Scourfield (Dance); Grace Morris (Weightlifting); Chloe John-Driscoll(Shooting); Josie Hawke (Surfing).
Boys U16’s - Kyle Gammer (Parkour); Kieran George (Swimming); Reuben Lerwill (Gymnastics); Jayden Crawford (Football); Finn Macare (Hockey); Ramon Siso (Football); Finley Bruce (Running); Macs Adams (Football); Tomos Nicholas (Rugby, Football, Cricket); Carter Heywood (Football); Ned Rees-Wigmore (Hockey); Sean Bolger (Boxing).
Club of the Year - Windswept Watersports; Haverfordweat Badminton Club; South Pembs Sharks Under 14’s; Pembrokeshire Vikings; Pembrokeshire Parkour Club; FF Dancers; Crossfit Pembrokeshire; Haverfordwest Gymnastics Club; Vibe School of Dance; Milford Waterfront Parkrun; Pembrokeshire Tri Club; Broad Haven Buccaneers Surf Lifesaving Club; Neyland Yacht Club; Haverfordwest Gymnastics Club; Blue Horizons Surf Club; Neyland Cricket Club; Pembroke Cricket Club; Haverfordwest Tennis Cub; Tenby Dolphins Swimming Club; Tavernspite Short Mat Bowls Club; Fishguard Thunderbolts; Hook Cricket Club.
Junior Disability Award - Lewis Crawford (Boccia); Ella Meacham (Paddle Ability); Saskia Webb (Swimming); Ioan Williams (Boccia).
Young Volunteer of the Year - Ellie Phillips (Swimming); Leon Jarvis (Football); YHT Ambassadors; Keira Edwards (Sailing); Carys Ribbon (HHVCS); Lukas Tyrrell (Sailing); Shannon Macarney (Disability Sport); Elizabeth Clissold (Swimming).
Junior Team - South Pembs Sharks Under 14’s (Rugby); Pembs Schools County Football U14’s; Johnston Tigers u8’s mini football; Tenby Primary School Football Team; Kilgetty Cricket Club u13’s & u15’s; Haverfordwest Cricket Club U11’s; Fishguard Netball Club Under 12’s; Ysgol Penrhyn Dewi Tennis Team; Neyland Pink Pirates U13’s.
Unsung Hero - Andrew Richards (Rowing); Ross Hardy (Cricket); Jon Phillips (Parkrun Milford); Luke Howell (Sailing); Teresa James (Football); Kyle Davies (Cricket, Football, Rugby); Dave Astins (Triathlon); Sean Hannon (Cricket); Emyr Hughes (Ysgol Bro Gwaun); Richard Arthur (Cricket); Craig, Max, Toby &Tipper (Rugby); Sam Rossiter (Cricket); Piers Beckett (Sailing); Dave Petrie (Cricket); Karen Lewis (Parkrun).
Senior Team - Hook Black Diamonds T20 Cricket team; East Williamston Short Mat Bowls Club; Llangwm RFC Youth; Fishguard Thunderbolts; Milford Haven Ladies Hockey Club; Haverfordwest County AFC; Haverfordwest Ladies Rugby Team; Cresselly Ladies Cricket Team; Jonathan Gladstone & Andrew Hudson (Short Mat Bowls).
Male Achievement - Bleddyn Gibbs (Weightlifting); Simon Richards (Cricket); Jack Paul Newman (Parkour); Liam Ashley Davies (Parkour); Jeremy Cross (Tennis); Ceri Stone (Cycling); Moritz Neumann (Crossfit); Jonathan Gladstone (Short Mat Bowls); Rhys Llewellyn (Athletics); Mickey Beckett (Sailing).
Female Achievement - Sophie Butland (Dance); Sanna Duthie (Running); Nel Allen (Golf); Imogen Scourfield (Football & Dance); Gracie Griffiths (Race Walking); Makala Jones (Swimming); Seren Thorne (Target Shooting); Ava Midgeley (Cricket); Katie Dickinson (Bowls).
Disability Sport Award - Bleddyn Gibbs (Weightlifting); Jack Surtees (Football); Jules King (Crossfit); Nia Morgan (Paddle Ability); Michael Jenkins (Discus).
Club Organiser - Rachel Grieve (Rugby); Llangwm RFC Youth; Jon and Debbie Phllips (Parkrun Milford); Kelly Griffiths (Athletics); Jen Harries (Athletics); Brian Millard (Disability Sport); Nadine Tyrell (Gymnastics); Huw Jones (Golf); Daisy Griffiths (Gymnastics); Stefan Jenkins (Cricket); Jack Kinnersley (Rugby); Fraser Watson (Cricket); Jamie Phelps (Cricket).
Coach of the Year - Chris McEwen (Boxing); Georgia Picton (Dance); Sam Feeneck (Crossfit); Joseph Lewis (Football); Simon Thomas (Football); Hannah Davey (Dance); Jamie Barrellie (Rugby); Mike Jarvis (Football); Lewis Davies; Joel Codd (Football); Tyler James (Parkour); Michael Newman (Parkour); Brad (Football); Colin Williams (Cricket); Luke Hayward (Football); Andrew Barcoe (Football); Wayne Griffiths (Athletics); Nathan Greene; Barry Parsons and Gareth Scourfield (Rugby); Simon Roach (Weightlifting); Angiolina Martib (Rugby); Phil Sadler (Surfing); Daisy Griffiths (Gymnastics); Kyle Davies (Cricket, Rugby, Football); Nadine Tyrell (Gymnastics); Lowri Jones (Dance); Lauren Smith (Gymnastics); Chris Barker (Squash); Dayfdd Bowen (Rugby); Ross Hardy (Cricket); Trevor Badham and Colin Williams (Cricket); Mark James (Rugby); Tom Richards (Tennis); Rhian Homer & Emily O’Connor (Netball); Stuart Tyrie (Ju Jitsu); Bruce Evans (Tennis).
The 2023 Sport Pembrokeshire Awards are sponsored by Valero, the Western Telegraph, Folly Farm, and Pure West Radio.