The LUCA awards are held after the AGM at Imperial College Union on the 28th May. Everyone is invited to attend.
The evening will celebrate the achievements of LUCA members – clubs, coaches, athletes, volunteers and partners.
Nominations are now open and the LUCA trustees will select the winners.
Club of the Year Award
-Shown commitment to upskilling members by placing them on training courses
-Have contributed to the wider athletics community through LUCA or their local community
-High level of performance or improvement in the LCL, indoor champs or LCAS.
-Shown evidence of engaging in projects to get more people into athletics OR evidence of a charitable activity OR a club/community partnership
President of the Year
-Shown outstanding leadership
-Achieved demonstrable progress in delivering improved participation and/or performance
Male and Female Athlete of the Year
-For outstanding performance in the LUCA season
Most Improved Male and Female Athlete of the Year
-For significant improvement in performance across the season
Best club partnership
– For successful club partnerships with other organisations (e.g, other clubs, community clubs. etc)
Outstanding Contribution to the club
-For a member who has made a considerable impact to a club
Volunteer of the year
-For a volunteer who has gone beyond the call of duty for their club and/or LUCA.
-For a member who has led projects to widen participation in running and athletics.
Coach of the Year
-Shown outstanding commitment and ability in coaching university athletes.
The 2016 Winners:
|Club of the Year||Essex|
|President of the Year||Calvi Thompson (King’s)|
|Female Athlete of the Year||Filipa McQueen (Essex)|
|Male Athlete of the Year||Dimitri Solomonov (Essex)|
|Most Improved Female||Toyin Olufemi (Essex)|
|Most Improved Male||Charlie Haywood (UCL)|
|Best Club Partnership||Essex / Colchester & Tendring AC|
|Outstanding Contribution||Jason Eghan (Essex)|
|Volunteer of the Year||Victoria Addison (KCL)|
|Widening Participation||Sarah Murphy (UCL)|
|Coach of the Year||Jacob Hood (UEL)|