Dragons Rugby is proud to sponsor the 'Senior Team of the Year' award at the 2019 South Wales Argus Sports Awards, which will take place at Chepstow Racecourse on Wednesday, May 22nd.
The award is for a team of over 16s that has achieved highly over the past sporting year and can show development of its players.
Pontypool United RFC currently hold the accolade, although Dragons Under-18s could be strong contenders this year.
The young Dragons won all of their eight matches this season and were crowned champions of the Under-18 Regional Age Grade Championship.
Nominations for the Senior Team of the Year award can be made HERE and voting closes on Monday (March 18) at 5pm.
In association with Chepstow Racing & Events and Newport City Homes, the event aims to celebrate the success of local sporting heroes and there are another thirteen award categories, which are:
- Sports Personality of the Year
- Professional Sports Personality of the Year
- Grassroots Sports Personality of the Year
- Young Sports Personality of the Year
- Disability Sports Performer of the Year
- Community Club of the Year
- Junior Team of the Year
- Coach of the Year
- Junior Coach of the Year
- Outstanding Services to Sport in Gwent
- Volunteer of the Year
- Dragons Player of the Year 18/19
- Newport County A.F.C. Player of the Year 18/19
Hussain Bayoomi, Managing Director of the South Wales Argus, said: "Local sport is the glue that holds our communities together, providing a foundation for health, fitness and team work. A place to identify sporting stars of the future.
"Recognising and honouring the achievements of the countless outstanding contributions to sport is an honour for the South Wales Argus.
"The South Wales Argus are proud to recognise the outstanding contribution to sport from grass roots to professional level, and it is an honour to showcase this through the South Wales Argus Sports Awards of 2019."
For more information on the South Wales Argus Sports Awards click HERE
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Local sport is the glue that holds our communities together, providing a foundation for health, fitness and team work. A place to identify sporting stars of the future...