South west netball regional annual awards ceremony held at Taunton Vale Sports Centre, Taunton on Sunday 10th July 2011. Local coach Gilly Salter, Hucclecote coach wins category and will be attending national award ceremony on 17th September representing south west region.
Over 60 people from the south west region attended the annual Goalden Globe netball regional awards at Taunton Vale Sports Centre, Taunton.The south west was one of the first to hold an annual regional award ceremony to recognise the excellent work of sports volunteers. Gilly Salter, a local coach at Hucclecote netball club, Gloucester won the Coach Award category and will represent the region at the national awards on the 17th September in Leicester.
Gilly Salter, an ex England Netball player first coached at Hucclecote Netball Club in 1990, gaining her first coaching certificate in 1995. Gilly has since gained her UKCC Level 3 Coaching Award. Gilly took over this year as Head Coach of the club's senior team who play in Division 1 of the National Premier League, securing their best result to date 2nd place, narrowly losing by default the top place. Gilly is also the Head Coach of the Gloucester Talent and Performance Centre and County Academy Coach and has been instrumental in promoting and helping young athletes to progress through the Talent Pathway.