2023 Paddle WA Annual Award Winners


What a fantastic turnout for our AGM and Annual Awards.

We had a lovely afternoon celebrating another fantastic year of Paddling in Western Australia.

Thank you to all our nominees for your passion, support and contributions to Paddling in Western Australia.

Congratulations to our Award Winners!

Paddle WA Life Member 2023
Congratulations to Doug Hodson for becoming a Paddle WA Life Member.
2023 Paddle WA Contribution to Sport Award
2023 Paddle WA Contribution to Sport – Michelle Major
2023 Paddle WA Volunteers of the Year Award
2023 Paddle WA Volunteers of the Year – Warren Southwell and Tad Sieczka.
2023 Paddle WA Club Coach of the Year.
2023 Paddle WA Club Coach of the Year – Demi O’Brien
2023 Paddle WA Junior Paddler of the Year.
2023 Paddle WA Junior Paddler of the Year – Samantha Lourey.
2023 Paddle WA Master Paddler of the Year.
2023 Paddle WA Master Paddler of the year – Erica McKnight.
2023 Paddle WA Senior Paddler of the Year.
2023 Paddle WA Senior Paddler of the Year – Yale Steinepreis.
2023 Paddle WA Instructor Guides of the Year.
2023 Paddle WA Instructor Guides of the Year – Geoff Emery and Leonie Cockman.