PENNINE LEAGUE

21st September 2018, 16:39 | ncl

Stanningley nominated for prestigious IOG Award

Stanningley nominated for prestigious IOG Award

Stanningley Sports & Amateur Rugby League Club have been announced as one of two finalists in the running for the Institute Of Groundsmanship Community Sports Club Grounds Team/Person of the Year award.

Stanningley are up against Hanwell Town FC from Middlesex at the prestigious awards ceremony, which is held in Birmingham on October 31.

Stanningley are the first community Rugby League club to ever be nominated for the IOG award.

The work of Dan Connor and his groundstaff have helped get the pitch and surrounding area in top condition.

The club would also like to thank all the teams and donors who have helped raise £30k for the new irrigation system. The new system will help to keep the pitch in condition for the future.