Jenny Wood Allen Memorial Trophy

Dundee City Disability Sport

This award is presented to an athlete with a physical, learning or sensory disability in recognition of their commitment and achievements over the past 12 months.


Core Criteria

  1. The nominee must be someone who has either a physical, learning or visual disability or someone who has overcome great barriers to participate or excel within their chosen sport.
  2. The nominee must be a resident of Dundee and part of a Dundee based sport club.
  3. Only achievements gained in 2019 will be taken into consideration.
  4. Nominations will be considered on the quality of the nominee not the quantity of nominations received.
  5. Nominations will be judged on the entry form alone.
  6. Previous winners of this award will be considered based on the current nomination only.

The nomination will be considered on merit in the following areas of priority:

  • Barriers / personal factors that have been overcome by the athlete.
  • The level of competition in which the athlete competed in gaining their achievements.
  • Attitude towards fellow athletes, coaches and personal improvement.
  • Improvements in performance through the year.
  • Any other significant areas highlighted by the nomination will be considered as long as they highlight a contribution to sport.
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