Bulli bags a heap of awards at Illawarra Awards of Excellence night
Last Saturday night at the Novotel North Wollongong 30 members of our club attended the 2015 Surf Life Saving Illawarra Awards of Excellence night.
What a great achievement for the club and it's members with BULLI SLSC winning a heap of awards and thoroughly desrved we might say!!
Surf Sports were up first and congratulations to Surf Sports Junior Athlete's Zara Sharman & Kaimana Fittock who both received a high commendation in their category. Dave Greene was announced Surf Sports Official of the Year & our Open Men's Boat crew (Shane Geloven, Heath Mercer, Ben Lowe, Dean Roberts, Dan Porra & Adam Barlow) won Surf Sports Team of the Year. Our U15 Girls Pool Rescue Relay Team (Mali Taylor, Sheree Farrell, Natasha Burke & Kelsey Cresswell) also received a high commendation in this category. BULLI SLSC won Surf Sports Club of the Year for a 9th consecutive season.
Next up was Sean Taylor and he was acknowledged as Administrator of the Year.
Maria Caldwell was acknowledged for her Outstanding Contribution to Surf Life Saving Illawarra.
Father & son duo Scott Gordon & Joshua Gordon won the Ted Marshall Memorial Life Saver of the Year & Young Life Saver of the Year (15yrs-19yrs).
BULLI SLSC finished a close 2nd as Patrolling Club of the Year.
And last but not least BULLI SLSC was acknowledged as CLUB OF THE YEAR (joint winner with Woonona SLSC).
A great night for the club and its members, well done to everybody that is associated with the club, these awards are an acknowledgement for all the hard work during the 2014-2015 season.