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Trusted figure skating official, Brett Hines, honoured with Volunteer Recognition Award

An official who is a trusted evaluator and competition judge, referee and technical specialist, Brett Hines is one of six individuals honoured with a Volunteer Recognition Award in the 2020 Saskatchewan Sport Awards.

Hines was nominated by Skate Canada – Saskatchewan.

Involved with Skate Canada – Saskatchewan for 20 years, Hines has been a member of the provincial association’s board of directors, as well as numerous operational and officials committees. His work has also expanded to national and international volunteering on sport committees, development committees and being an official at many events.

Hines was the recipient of the 2020 Skate Canada Volunteer Award of Excellence.  He is actively involved in official’s professional development and is a Learning Facilitator.

Each day this week, two recipients from the six long-serving volunteers and the four dedicated and decorated coaches honoured as recipients of the 2020 Saskatchewan Sport Awards will be featured through tribute videos on Sask Sport and the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan’s website and social media channels. Visit the 2020 Saskatchewan Sport Awards announcement to learn more.

About the Saskatchewan Sport Awards

The Saskatchewan Sport Awards honours the hard work and dedication of those in the province’s amateur sport community.

Nominees for the Saskatchewan Sport Awards were submitted by active and affiliate members of Sask Sport. Recipients were selected by a Sask Sport awards committee. The Saskatchewan Sport Awards are supported by Sask Lotteries, the main fundraiser for sport, culture and recreation groups in Saskatchewan. Every year, proceeds from Sask Lotteries support more than 12,000 non-profit groups that support activities and opportunities that help all participants of all ages and abilities to play, create and grow.