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Apr 27 2007 Lynne Beal & Fogh Marine Recognized at the Ontario Sport Awards
Glenn Lethbridge (Ontario Sailing ED), Morten Fogh - Fogh Marine,
Lynne Beal, Jim Watson - Minister of Health Promotions
Toronto, ON - April 26, 2007 - The Granite Club in Toronto was the site for the 2006 Ontario Sport Awards, presented by the Sport Alliance of Ontario in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion. "These awards recognize the accomplishments of our province's outstanding athletes, coaches, volunteers and corporate supporters," stated Jim Watson, Minister of Health Promotion.
Ontario Sailing nominates volunteers, corporations, athletes and coaches each year for the Ontario Sport Awards and this year two of the nominees were awarded. Fogh Marine was presented with a Corporate Sport Citation Award which recognizes corporations that have been leaders in supporting sport through sustained corporate involvement over several years. Lynne Beal was presented with the Syl Apps Award which recognizes volunteers who have dedicated countless hours and contributed to the development of sport in the province.
Fogh Marine and Morten Fogh have been supporters of Ontario Sailing for many years and have contributed financially, in kind, and passionately to the sport of sailing in countless ways over the years. Ontario Sailing would like to congratulate Fogh Marine and Morten Fogh on receiving the Corporate Sport Citation Award! Thank you for your continued support of our sport!
Lynne has been the Chair of the Ontario Sailing Judges Certification Committee since 1991 and has been a dedicated volunteer for Ontario Sailing and the Canadian Yachting Association for approximately 20 years. Ontario Sailing would like to congratulate Lynne Beal on receiving the Syl Apps Award! Thank you for your continued dedication to the sport of sailing!