Everybody Awards Shortlist Announced for 2023

By Matthew Shannon August 11, 2023

Media Release 

Everybody Awards Shortlist Announced for 2023

Everybody Awards

Everybody Awards

Registered charity, Everybody Health and Leisure announce this year’s shortlist for the Everybody Awards 2023. This year, Everybody received a remarkable number of nominations, showing a huge commitment to health and wellbeing, sport and physical activity across Cheshire East.

The Everybody’s Awards evening will recognise a range of inspirational stories from individuals who have demonstrated amazing achievements in health, sport and physical activity as well as announcing this year’s Lifetime Achievement award and The Chairman’s award. The Awards will take place at the prestigious Crewe Hall in Cheshire on Friday 13th October, hosted by the fantastic Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson.

Andrew Kolker, Chairman at Everybody Health and Leisure shares:

“The nominations we have received this year have showed excellent dedication, innovation and true community spirit. All the Cheshire East nominees have achieved great success and inspired others. We couldn’t be more delighted to invite our shortlist to the awards evening this October and we can’t wait to announce the winners on the night.”

Sports Personality of the Year

  • Mia Brookes – Snowboarding   
  • Poppy Wood-Wright – Olympics Rhythmic Gymnast
  • Dominic Bradley – Athletics
  • Karen Heppenstall – Cross Triathlon

Community Initiative of the Year

  • Congleton Grizzlies – Basketball Club
  • Andy’s Man Club Macclesfield – Men’s Mental Health
  • The Crewe Leg Club – Crewe Care Community

Community Champion of the Year

  • Ben Wye – Active Travel Volunteer
  • Paul McIntyre – Nantwich Triathlon Club
  • Ben Guildford – Community Sports Coach
  • Wendy Howard – Crewe Vagrants Hockey Club

 Unsung Hero Award

  • Timothy Isherwood – School Volunteer
  • David Hubbard – Macclesfield Town Ladies Football Club
  • Gemma Hamilton – Head Coach at Wilmslow Academy of Gymnastics
  • Mollie Latham – Women’s Rugby Team

 Diversity and Inclusion Award

  • Alsager Swimming Club
  • Mencap Marvels Beech Hall School – English Channel Swim Squad
  • Nantwich Triathlon Club

Customer Hero

  • Nathan Leese
  • David Wood
  • Paula Leese
  • Elliot & Colin Ainley

For more information about this year’s Everybody Awards visit  www.everybody.org.uk/about/everybody-awards-2023/


Notes to Editor

Everybody Health and Leisure is a registered charity which aims to provide ‘leisure for life’ by improving the health and wellbeing of local communities. The charity operates 16 leisure facilities including 9 swimming pools and 7 Taste for Life cafes across the Cheshire East region, and delivers a range of targeted health, sports and disability and inclusion programmes. For more information please visit: www.everybody.org.uk or follow on Twitter @ebleisure.

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