Nominations Open For Bob Kandelas Award
With just under six weeks to go until the 2014 Life Members and Presentation evening, nominations have now opened for one of the Association's most prestigious annual awards.
Bob Kandelas was made a life member of the Association in 1975. He was also the inaugural winner of the Jack Harris Merit Award in 1972. The members, in memory of Bob Kandelas and all that he stood for within the Refereeing fraternity, vote upon the Referee’s Referee Award. The Award is given to the member for total achievement as a Referee encompassing not only on field performances but also other criteria such as meeting attendance and participation at training.
The list of past winners is as follows:
|1908||Barry Izzard||1992||1992 Ray Steele||2004||2004 Jay Farlow|
|1981||Len Davis||1993||Steve McFarlane||2005||Grant Atkins|
|1982||Keith Hogan||1994||Steve McFarlane||2006||Daniel Olford|
|1983||Peter Filmer||1995||Aaron Jones||2007||Daniel Olford|
|1984||Kevin Russell||1996||Jason Robinson||2008||Lawrence McDonnell|
|1985||Michael Quinn||1997||Jason Robinson||2009||Mark Bohan|
|1986||Tony Butler||1998||Peter Sciberras||2010||James Davidson|
|1987||Gary Haines||1999||Jennifer Robinson||2011||Mark Bohan|
|1988||Tom Peet||2000||Fred Lucas||2012||Rohan Best|
|1989||Tom Peet||2001||Fred Lucas||2013||Cameron Turner|
|1990||Graeme Priest||2002||Greg Yates|
|1991||Ken Evans||2003||Jay Farlow|
This will be one of a number of awards presented on at Panthers World of Entertainment on Saturday, 04 October 2014. Members are encouraged to come and enjoy what should be a memorable evening.