MCC and The Cricketer are joining forces to run a unique competition to recognise the fantastic work that is being undertaken in cricket communities up and down the country.
Nominations are invited for candidates who tirelessly invest their time and effort into building, maintaining and supporting the game at grassroots level, ensuring it continues to thrive.
The winner of The Cricket Community Champion Award will be invited to the England v South Africa ODI on May 29th 2017 at Lord’s, the Home of Cricket.
As part of an unforgettable day of hospitality, the winner will enjoy the great honour of ringing the five-minute bell to signify the imminent start of play. They will join a list of luminaries who have rung the bell at Lord's which includes: Sir Ian Botham, Sir Vivian Richards, Richie Benaud, Brian Lara and Glenn McGrath to name but a few.
The judging of the award will be based on the following criteria:
If you feel someone at your club, school or within your community meets those criteria please enter their details below. As well as their name and a photo of the entrant please also provide a brief explanation of why you believe they should win. The entrants will be narrowed down to a shortlist – from which the judging panel which determine the winner.
The Community Champion 2017 winner will receive:
Two runners-up will receive:
Winners will be contacted Friday, May 12th 2017
SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION BELOW!
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