A new year has begun and it is the perfect time to reflect on the incredible achievements of the past year and recognize those who were outstanding in their field.
Equine Canada’s national awards recognition program celebrates the impressive achievements of individuals, equines and organizations who have contributed to the growth and success of our community.
Take the opportunity to recognize those you feel have made a significant impact in the Canadian equestrian community by nominating them for a national award.
Full award criteria and nomination forms can be found at www.equinecanada.ca. Nomination deadline is February 16, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. EST.
Recipients of these prestigious awards will be announced and honoured at the Equine Canada Annual Awards Gala which will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Gatineau-Ottawa on Friday, March 27, 2015 as part of the Equine Canada Annual Convention.
Nominations can be submitted electronically to Carmen Marson-Awad, Manager of Marketing and Communications at firstname.lastname@example.org, by mail to Equine Canada, 100-308 Legget Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K2K 1Y6, or by fax to 613-248-3484.
The following is a summary of the national awards open to nominations from the membership:
Canadian Bred Horse of the Year Award
Presented to the breeder or owner of Canadian bred horse who, by virtue of an outstanding national or international performance or competition record, has enhanced the reputation and visibility of Canadian bred horses.
Canadian Breeder of the Year Award
Equine Canada Media Award-The Susan Jane Anstey Trophy
Volunteer of the Year Award
Equestrian of the Year Award-The Doctor George Jacobsen Trophy-
Junior Equestrian of the Year Award-The Gillian Wilson Trophy-
Lifetime Achievement Award
For a list of past recipients please consult www.equinecanada.ca.
This is a fantastic opportunity to acknowledge Canadian equestrian accomplishments of 2014 and thank those who make it all happen. Be sure to make your nominations today!
If you have any questions about the awards or nominations process please contact email@example.com or 613-287-1515 ext. 136.