Regional Awards presented at ACM

Thank you to all those that turned out at the Swim England East Region ACM on 15thSeptember representing their clubs or counties for the occasion. The event saw the new President, Chris Vinter take the reins for the year, and Ian Macleod voted in as Diving Manager. However, another highlight of the event, was the annual Regional Recognition Awards. These highlighted a small sample of the great work going on in the region, and was a great opportunity to celebrate the talent and services of our members. The winners were as follows:

Jeff Cook Salver – Derek Beaumont (Beaumont Diving)

Services to Aquatics – Jill Walker (Lowestoft & Oulton Broad SC)

Coach of the year – Ben Negus (City of Peterborough SC)

Teacher of the Year – Wade Piercy (Canvey Island SC)

Volunteer of the year – Deborah Swann (Lowestoft and Oulton Broad SC)

Young Volunteer of the Year – Eleanor Short (Hoddesdon SC)

Silver Pin Award. In recognition of the hard work our volunteers contribute to the sport in our region.

Charles Dainton (Berkhamsted SC)

Michael Haines (City of Cambridge SC)

Andy Hunter (St Ives SC)

Tom Baster (Management Board)

Andrew Morton (Management Board)

Jill Walker (Lowestoft and Oulton Broad SC)

Jacqui Kendall (Open water committee)

Paul Kendall (Open water committee)

Adam Lelean (Diss Otters SC)

Ian Macleod (Southend Diving)

Stewart Murray (West Norfolk SC)

Roger Page (Dacorum Diving)

Stephen Christian (Deben SC)

Caroline Cofield (Felixstowe SC)

Sean Jarvis (Thurrock SC)