RFU President’s XV Awards 2016 – Nominations Invited

January 20th, 2016 by

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President’s Awards 2016

The President’s Awards are now open for nomination here.  The Nomination Guidelines & Flyer will give you lots more information about the awards.

The overarching theme is to identify, recognize and reward outstanding volunteers from across the Rugby landscape. The 7 basic categories have been broadened this year to make it easier to identify and nominate volunteers who have made a real difference to the game.

PLAYER RETENTION
The team of volunteers receiving this award will have worked creatively to recruit new players from different backgrounds.

PLAYER RECRUITMENT
This team of volunteers will have used all formats to keep players enjoying rugby.

PEOPLE POWER 
We are inviting nominations of exceptional and inspirational volunteers in the following categories:
Coaches
•Referees
•Club volunteers
•Under 20’s

BETTER FACILITIES
These volunteers will have developed fantastic facilities to transform their club environment for everyone who visits.

CLUB MANAGEMENT 
The winning club will have developed innovative and sustainable ways of increasing & diversifying their revenue streams to invest back into rugby eg Social Spaces, NatWest Rugby Force.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT 
The award winners will have forged links with schools, colleges, universities, businesses, community groups and/or people that traditionally have had little contact with the game.

PRESIDENT’S CATEGORY – ‘Beyond Rugby’
This award will go to the person or people who have used the game as a vehicle for social change. The winner or winners will have used rugby to transform lives or communities.

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