Update February 2019
Congratulations to overall winners Carol LaFayette –Boyd of Canada and Charles Allie of USA. Congratulations also to Oceania Region athletes Lyn Ventris and David Carr both AUS. Lyn won the Race Walks Category and David was runner up in the Middle Distance Category.
A big thank you again to Wilma Perkins who as OMA Awards Officer puts a lot of time and energy in to compiling the results for athletes in our region so that their very good credentials can be put forward to WMA for consideration.
Congratulations to David Carr and Lyn Ventris both AUS who have been nominated by OMA for the overall awards.
Many thanks to OMA Awards Research Officer Wilma Perkins for her great work in compiling information for the overall awards and the categories.
Congratulations also to other athletes nominated for the categories; Sally Gibbs, Alastair Prangnell and Mark Cumming NZL and Julie Brims, Gillian Young, Jan Banens, Margaret Taylor, Gabi Watts, Trevor Young, Geoff Shaw and Ralph Bennett AUS.
2018 WMA ATHLETE OF YEAR NOMINATIONS Category Details