Para Athlete of the Year Justin Godfrey named guest speaker

Para Athlete of the Year Justin Godfrey named guest speaker at Young Achiever

DUAL Triathlon Australia Male Para Athlete of the Year Justin Godfrey will be guest speaker at the Sport Albury-Wodonga Norske Skog Young Achiever of the Year Award presentation night on March 15.

Godfrey will talk about his many challenges since taking up the sport and his desire to make the Toyko 2020 Paralympics.

Nine finalists have been announced including Casey Ardern (basketball), Lachie Spinelli (softball), Zach Owen (cycling), Laura Thomson (sailing), Summer Sutherland (hockey/athletics), Alyce Parker (AFLW), George Webb-Rose (boxing), Zoe Deacon (swimming) and Matt Carter (downhill mountain biking).

Each finalist receives $200, along with an audio visual DVD of their achievements plus a framed photograph.

The winner will receive $1000 and a trophy.

The presentation night will be held at the Commercial Club with ticket inquiries able to be made with Rebecca Snow on 0412 809 957.

Source – 28th February 2019, Border Mail