Sask Sport Inc. honours excellence at the Saskatchewan Sport Awards
Sask Sport Inc. honoured the province's top athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers at the 2016 Saskatchewan Sport Awards at TCU Place on March 23. The Saskatchewan Sport Awards is a program designed to celebrate outstanding athletic achievements and the people who contribute to the success of the amateur sport system.
"We are honoured to bring the sports community together and celebrate the achievements of our outstanding athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers," said Tavia Laliberte, Chair of Sask Sport Inc. "The award recipients represented Saskatchewan on national and international stages, served as positive role models and helped develop the next generation of athletes."
Information on these outstanding 2016 Sport Awards recipients can be found at www.sasksport.sk.ca/SportAwards
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