Boccia England

Jean Ratcliff Outstanding Achievement Award

For all those involved in this year’s Lord’s Taveners Boccia Programme, we are now inviting nominations for the Jean Ratcliff Outstanding Achievement Award.

This award is presented to an individual involved in the programme who has made an exceptional contribution to boccia, going ‘above and beyond’ in any aspect of playing, refereeing or volunteering. They have shown determination and possibly overcome challenging circumstances to achieve personal or global goals.

Nominations can be made by teachers, school staff or county/regional organisers, for individuals they believe meet the criteria.

Nominated individuals do NOT need to have qualified for the National Finals on May 3rd but may be invited to attend if selected. A panel from Boccia England will review the nominations and select the winner.

Last year's winner Reece Dinsdale:


Deadline for nominations: Friday 28th April 2017

Download your nomination form here and return to