Saturday 23rd January saw the Great Harwood Otters presentation disco held at Great Harwood Cricket Club. The sell out event was held to share the swimmers achievements over the previous year with their coaches, families & friends.
Local business’s kindly donated prizes for the raffle.
At the Otters annual gala held in November Sienna Davies & Logan Hindle were victorious in their races & were presented with the Allan & Ann Maddoc Novice Shields.
Other awards were presented for achievement & performance in training the F.J. Neale Trophy for Endeavour was awarded to Merle Walmsley & Etienne Ward.
The coaches award was given to 1st group swimmers Molly Johns & Ronnie Calverley-Sumner.
Merit awards Cubs Nicholas Ward, 1st group Cameron King & Top group Emily Robertson.
Top girl cub 2015 Alice Hindle & Top boy cub Jacob Hacking.
A special annual award in honour of Milly Walmsley donated by her family was awarded to Ella Grimshaw as most improved swimmer of 2015.
The prestigious Shackleton Otter which was last presented 5 years ago was awarded to 11 year old Stevie Hacking for bringing the most recognition to the club.
A very surprised Joyce Miller membership secretary & treasurer was awarded with her own trophy for lifetime commitment to the club.