The 2021 Lycetts Leadership & Team Champions Awards were launched by the National Trainers Federation (NTF) and Lycetts Insurance Brokers on Monday.
Entries for the awards open on May 17 and close on June 30 with the winners invited to a hospitality event to receive prizes at Sandown Park Racecourse on Sept. 15, hosted by the NTF and Lycetts Insurance Brokers. The awards, which celebrate racehorse training yards which cultivate the best team ethos, exhibit outstanding leadership qualities and demonstrate innovative approaches to management, are divided into three categories. The categories are:
- Lycetts Team Champions Award-£4,000 in prize money to the winning team
- Lycetts Leadership Award-sponsored by George Smith Horseboxes and also worth £4,000
- Farm & Stable Award for Innovation & Wellbeing-the winning trainer and team will win £2,000 of products from the range at Farm & Stable
For more information on the Lycetts Leadership & Team Champions Awards and to enter, please visit: www.racehorsetrainers.org/industry/teamchampion.asp and/or www.RacingGroom.com.
“We're delighted to be working again with both Lycetts Insurance Brokers and Farm & Stable Supplies as we launch our fourth year of the Awards,” said NTF's Chief Executive Rupert Arnold. “We also welcome George Smith Horseboxes as a supporter.
“At the heart of the awards is a commitment to helping all trainers run sustainable, safe, resilient businesses through the Winning Approach industry standards. The awards enable us to guide trainers in best practice management processes, and to showcase the employers who are cultivating the most exceptional working environments.”