Today marked the inaugural SCV awards where we recognised those individuals who dedicated themselves to climbing throughout 2018. Many aspects of climbing were incorporated from Ascent of the Year right through to Climber of the Year.
We received a massive 44 nominations for individuals, groups and companies which were then considered by the SCV Board who determined the overall winners.
Congratulations to those members of our community who received an award:
|Gym of the Year: Bayside Rock
|Coach of the Year: Will Hammersla||Volunteer of the Year: Ingemar Johnsson*
*Torsten Johnsson accepting on Ingemar Johnsson’s behalf
|Community Project of the Year: CliffCare Victoria*
*Ally Driessen accepting on CliffCare Victoria’s behalf
|Leadership Award: Romain Thevenot||Team of the Year: Bayside Rock Youth Team|
|Ascent of the Year: Liam Buchanan||Young Climber of the Year (Male): Ned Middlehurst||Young Climber of the Year (Female): Oceana Mackenzie|
|Climber of the Year (Male): James Kassay
|Climber of the Year (Female): Ashlee Hendy*
*Romain Thevenot accepting on Ashlee Hendy’s behalf
Thank you to all those who came down and helped us celebrate!
These awards will continue in 2019, with the option for members of the community to vote on those individuals, groups or companies who are nominated.