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We Are Lincoln Awards Winners!
Find out who took home the trophies

posted 5th May 2017 at 9:00am

 

A great night was had by the 200+ attendees of the inaugural We Are Lincoln Awards. Olympic gold medalist, Helen Richardson-Walsh, was a wonderful addition to the presentation of the night, and spirits were high as each winner was announced and cheered on by their fellow activity members. But who took home the trophies...?

 

Fundraising Award

Nominees:

Dance / Badminton / Women’s Football

Winner:

Dance

“It’s been an overwhelmingly successful year for the Society in terms of fundraising and we certainly hope that future committees of the Dance Society build upon the strong foundations that they have worked so hard to establish.”

 

Membership Engagement

Nominees:

Drama / Lacrosse / Mountaineering

Winner:

Lacrosse

“They achieved a club that is united as one and have integrated friendships between the Men’s and Women’s teams.”

 

Committee Engagement

Nominees:

Dance / Equestrian / Netball

Winner:

Dance

“All members of the committee take pride in their roles and do them to the best of their ability, and sometimes more!”

 

Event of the Year

Nominees:

Love Your Body (Peace of Mind) / Clash of Codes (Rugby Union & Rugby League) / Sports Tournament Trip (Pharmacy)

Winner:

Love Your Body (Peace of Mind)

“This event attracted over 150 people and was a very enjoyable night which aimed to make people feel good, positive and more confident!”

University Colours

Half Colours:

Amber Moss (Fencing) / Hollie Blake (Kofukan Karate) / Bethany James (Women’s Rugby Union) / Tara Wilson (Kofukan Karate) / Alexandra Jackson (Power Lifting) / Matthew Grapes (High Jump)

Full Colours:

Nicole Wells (Kayak)

 

Feathers

Bronze:
Musical Theatre (Events)
Orchestra (Events)
Fasion & Design (Events & Community)
Architecture (Events & Democracy)
Silver
Fashion & Design (Social & Wellbeing)
Pharmacy (Academic)
Architecture (Academic)

 

Academic Society of the Year

Nominees:

ABEAST / Pharmacy / Fashion & Design

Winner:

Pharmacy

“Since its foundation the Society has worked hard to build a good reputation for itself whilst also promoting the work and reputation of Lincoln School of Pharmacy.”

 

Sports Club of the Year

Nominees:

Dodgeball / Women’s Rugby Union / Badminton

Winner:

Women’s Rugby Union

“The club is one of the largest and well known on campus, with a strong social and fundraising contingent alongside the competitive sporting mentality.”

 

Society of the Year

Nominees:

Peace of Mind / Gaming / Christian Union

Winner:

Peace of Mind

“This has been an excellent year for peace of mind increasing members from 15 to 76 since last year.”

 

Michael Beard (Coach of the Year)

Nominees:

Hannah Russell (Netball) / Katie Maloney (Swimming) / Joseph Beeson (Archery)

Winner:

Katie Maloney

“Katie has shown exceptional passion and drive for improving our swimmers.”

 

Society Personality of the Year

Nominees:

Tarnjit Singh (Pharmacy) / Jordan Leith (Musical Theatre) / Jade Mace (Musical Theatre)

Winner:

Tarnjit Singh

“Over the years he has been a driving force behind some of the great successes of the Pharmacy Society.”

 

Sports Personality of the Year

Nominees:

Eleanor Steedman (Netball) / Charlie Warwick (Cricket) / Polly Orgill (Women’s Rugby Union)

Winner:

Polly Orgill

“It has been a huge privilege to play alongside such a passionate and talented player. She’s the heart of the rugby team.”

 

Pride of Lincoln

Nominees:

Michael Jackman / Zoe Marley

Winner:

Zoe Marley

“Zoe has raised a huge sum of money towards pancreatic cancer, including a charity netball tournament, BBQ, skydive, and a Zumbathon. The courage and drive Zoe displays is incredible to see and I couldn’t be more proud to play along such an inspirational person.”

Congratulations to everyone that was nominated!