VOTING OPENS FOR THE HWPA DERBY AWARDS 2017

Posted by HWPA on October 22, 2017  |   No Comments »

VOTE FOR THE 2017 HWPA DERBY AWARDS

Voting has opened for the 2017 Horserace Writer & Photographer Association annual Derby Awards.

Members are asked to cast their vote in five racing categories, with contenders drawn up following a ballot among HWPA Committee members.

The shortlists for two writing awards have been drawn up by three independent judges.

The Broadcaster of the Year award remains an open vote.

Portfolios from the shortlisted Reporter and Writer of the Year contenders has been posted on the HWPA website.

The Photographer awards are decided by judges’ verdict.

Members are asked to cast their votes by Thursday, November 2.

No votes cast after this deadline will be counted.

Votes should be emailed to: hwpavotes2017@hotmail.com

Only one vote per category.

RACING REPORTER OF THE YEAR
1 Marcus Armytage
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-w9LW7REHJEMHZvZ1dsNHdVSnM
2 Bill Barber
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-w9LW7REHJERFotdUdwLXJ2TzA
3 David Carr
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-w9LW7REHJERV9VeW5pRnU0bWM/view
4 Chris Cook
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-w9LW7REHJETzR0QlBnUElOcVk

RACING WRITER OF THE YEAR
1 Emma Berry
http://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/a-morning-with-sir-mark-prescott/
http://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/a-morning-with-the-juddmonte-stallions/
http://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/a-morning-with-the-juddmonte-stallions/
2 Chris McGrath
https://www.racingpost.com/bloodstock/more-to-read/great-trainer-great-breeder-bolger-is-a-tesio-for-our-times/302737
https://www.racingpost.com/bloodstock/new-regime-at-godolphin-has-the-chance-for-a-fresh-start-with-coolmore/289387
3 Tom Kerr
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-w9LW7REHJEbmM4SUFfY0V2REE
4 Peter Thomas
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-w9LW7REHJEOHlCc0wxR0dtWmM

OWNER OF THE YEAR
1 Khalid Abdullah
2 Ann & Alan Potts
3 Two Golf Widows
4 Bill Gredley
5 Elite Racing
6 Heather & John Snook

FLAT TRAINER OF YEAR
1 Aidan O’Brien
2 Karl Burke
3 Clive Cox
4 John Gosden
5 Richard Fahey
6 Iain Jardine

FLAT JOCKEY OF YEAR
1 Frankie Dettori
2 Jim Crowley
3 PJ McDonald
4 Adam Kirby
5 Ryan Moore
6 Silvestre de Sousa

JUMP TRAINER OF THE YEAR
1 Lucinda Russell
2 Colin Tizzard
3 Nicky Henderson
4 Jessie Harrington
5 Dan Skelton
6 Willie Mullins

JUMP JOCKEY OF YEAR
1 Aidan Coleman
2 Noel Fehily
3 Brian Hughes
4 Richard Johnson
5 Robbie Power
6 Harry Skelton

BROADCASTER OF YEAR
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