May 17 2019
This award recognises the efforts of volunteers who have made a contribution to their club
Name: Rhys Jones
Club Name: Clwb Canwio Amlwch
The volunteer’s role within the club: Treasurer and Membership Secretary
Average weekly volunteering commitment (hours): 4
How long have they been a member of the club: 2012
Coaching qualifications held: L1 Coach currently undergoing Paddlesport Leader assessment which will hopefully be achieved by the end of May 2019.
Rhys is an active member of the Club. His daughter Elliw went on to become a member of the Canoe Wales Sprint Kayak Team until she left for university in 2018 where she continues sprint kayak. Rhys helps coach and uses the Welsh language to do so. He has helped at the OP’s Festival in September. He has a cheerful disposition which is reflected in his coaching. He is an asset to Amlwch Canoe Club.
He has been an active member since 2012 and became a L1 Coach. He is currently being assessed for Paddlesport leader May 2019 and helps Club Night, Pool Sessions, & whenever available, at ACC community events.