Coles Little Athlete of The Year Winners 2022
- Sebastian Neale – Weston Creek LAC
- Sophie Brennan – Calwell LAC
- William Metha – Mudgeereba LAC
- Sophie Porter – Aspley LAC
- Hamish McLaren – Shoalhaven LAC
- Laine Wyllie – Taree Little Athletics
- Miles Verschuur – Moe LAC
- Elly Fleming – Moe LAC
- Lachlan Job – Huon Valley LAC
- Imogen Hallett – Hobart Districts
- Tanaka – Eastern Goldfields
- Madison Naish & Ilaria Leone – UWA Athletics Club
What is the Coles Little Athlete of the Year award?
The Coles Little Athlete the Year award program recognises athletes that demonstrate sporting values such as sportsmanship, leadership, teamwork and health.
Some of the athletes that received nominations from previous seasons included:
- William, 7, from Upper Lockyer Little Athletics (QLD) for giving 110% each week and always willing to listen and learn
- Max, 10, from Bunbury Little Athletics (WA) who was nominated by a parent of a competitor for checking on an injured athlete during a competition
- Olivia, 14, from Liverpool City Little Athletics (NSW) for helping out with Tiny Tots and the canteen and running alongside junior athletes encouraging them to set PBs.