2017/18 Perpetual Trophy Recipients

Each season the Club recognises some truly well deserved individuals for their contribution to Ginninderra Athletics. The 2018 perpetual Trophy Award winners are:

Goldsmith Bronte Harris
Colman (Male) Taryn Sbikos
Colman (Female) Bronte Harris
Jennie Dean Trophies (male) Mitch Baker
Jennie Dean Trophies (female) Molly Sturgiss
Ron Henderson Memorial Shield Grace Ryan
President's Trophy Mitch Foster
President's Thank you Luke Allard
Junior Coach of the Year Nicholas Donaldson
Rohan Robinson Hurdler’s Trophy Jacob Todd
Brendon Reading Walker’s Trophy Mitchell Baker

Goldsmith Trophy
This award goes to the athlete providing most help and support to the club regardless of ability. The award is decided by the Committee on the basis of nominations by age marshals or members.

Colman trophies
These are awarded to the boy and girl athlete who most epitomise the meaning of Little Athletics, ie Family, Fun and Fitness. The awards are decided by the Committee on the basis of nominations from age marshals or members.

Jennie Dean trophies
These two trophies are awarded to senior athletes who have excelled over the years at Ginninderra Little Athletics and ACTLAA Competitions. One is awarded to a female athlete and the other to a male athlete as decided by the Committee.

Ron Henderson Memorial Shield
This award is for the athlete showing most effort at training, as decided by the Head Coach.

President’s Shield
This shield was introduced by Geoff Bartley (President 2010-11). It is awarded to a non-Committee member of the GLAC community to recognise assistance provided to the Club throughout the season.

Junior Coach of the Year
This shield was introduced by Steve Dodt (President 2017-18). It is awarded to a member of the Junior Coach Cohort to recognise their performance in encouraging, supporting, mentoring and training Tiger Cubs throughout the season.

Rohan Robinson Hurdler’s Trophy
This trophy donated by Australian Champion 400m hurdler Rohan Robinson, is awarded to the athlete who achieves the best hurdles performance relative to the age group record.

Brendon Reading Walker’s Trophy
This trophy donated by Australian Champion Race Walker Brendon Reading, is awarded to the athlete who achieves the best walks performance relative to the age group record.