Kent Netball Awards

Kent Netball presents awards at two points during the year.  The Kent Awards are presented at the AGM in September and the Goalden Awards are presented in the New Year.  For more details on our awards see the Kent Netball Recognition Policy here.

KENT AWARDS

Kent netball takes nominations for the following awards by the end of May each year (end of June in 2021 only).   Presentations are made at the AGM which takes place on the second Thursday in September.

Honorary Life Membership

KN shall be empowered to confer Honorary Life Membership on any person for outstanding service to KN or netball in the County.

Joyce Crust Salver

The Joyce Crust Salver is presented to an individual for services to KN or netball in the County.

Marge Millar Award

The Marge Millar Award is presented to an organisation that has made an outstanding contribution to the development of netball in the County.

Needham Rider Award

The Needham Rider Salver is presented to an individual for services to youth netball in the County.

Team of the Year Award

The Kent Netball Team of the Year Award is presented to one netball team (not club) for outstanding achievement in any capacity.

Young Netballer Award

The Young Netballer Award is presented to a young netball athlete for outstanding performance.  Nominations are made internally through the Academy Programme

Internal

GOALDEN AWARDS

Kent netball takes nominations for the following awards by the end of November each year.   Presentations are made in the New Year with details to be posted near the time.

Administrator Award

The Administrator Award is presented to a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to netball delivery through administration.

Coach Award

The Kent Netball Coach Award is presented to a coach who has made an outstanding contribution to their club/organisation/community and progression of netball athletes in the County for a period of at least three years. 

Inclusion and Diversity Award

The Inclusion and Diversity Award is presented to a volunteer who has developed netball to address equality for the inclusion and participation of all people.

Officials Award

The Officials Award is presented to a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to officiating in netball in the County.

Teacher Award

The Kent Netball Teacher Award is presented to a teacher at any level who has made an outstanding contribution to the development of netball in primary and/or secondary school, outside of their statutory teaching responsibilities.

Unsung Hero Award

The Unsung Hero Award will be presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding contribution to netball in any capacity.

Young Vounteer Award

The Young Netball Volunteer Award is presented to a young person under 25 years, who has made an outstanding contribution to the development of netball in the County.

WINNERS

For details of Kent's award winners in previous years: