Congratulations to Hannah Bakis on being awarded the prestigious Pierre de Coubertin Award. The award recognises secondary school students who are active participants in sport and display the Olympic ideals of fair play and sportsmanship.
Applicants are required to be in years 11 or 12 and have consistently and actively participated in physical education in a positive manner. In addition to this applicants must have enaged in at least one sport on the current Olympic program and participated in at least two other sports. The final component to the award is a literary piece which demonstrates and appreciation for Olympism and participation in sport. There is only sports person per region selected for the award and Hannah was the successful applicant for our region. A big thankyou must also go to Ms Nichola Aitcheson for her dedication and assistance that she provided Hannah in the application process.
Well done Hannah!