Special Awards 2023 – Results

Congratulations to all nominees, runners up and winners in the TREC GB Special Awards 2023 which recognises the work of our Organisers, TDs, Traceurs, PTV course designers, Judges and Volunteers in running TREC events across the country. The results were very close again this year and the full list of finalists, runners up and winners can be found below.

The full list of nominations can be found here:

Best Summer Venue 2023

Winner: National Championships, Wessex

Runner Up: Mosswood, Nest

Finalists:

Wessex Brockhurst
TRAC Dyfnant
NEST Mosswood
National Championships
Keysoe & Three Shires Shelton Hall
TREC Lincolnshire Well Vale

Best Summer POR 2023

Winner: National Championships, Wessex

Runner Up: Dorchester, TREC Southwest

Finalists:

Central TREC Group Cannock Chase
TREC Southwest Dorchester
TRAC Dyfnant
National Championships
Keysoe & Three Shires Shelton Hall

Best Summer PTV 2023

Winner: National Championships, Wessex

Runner Up: Dorchester, TREC Southwest

Finalists:

Wessex Brockhurst
TREC Southwest Dorchester
TRAC Dyfnant
Keysoe & Three Shires Earwig Farm
National Championships

Best Saturday Night Social 2023

Winner: Shelton Hall, Keysoe & Three Shires

Runner Up: National Championships, Wessex

Finalists:

TREC Southwest Dorchester
TRAC Dyfnant
National Championships
Keysoe & Three Shires Shelton Hall

Best Winter Venue 2022-2023

Winner: Cannington, TREC Southwest

Runner Up: Shuttleworth, Keysoe & Three Shires

Finalists:

TREC Southwest Cannington
TREC Lincolnshire LRAC Kenwick
South East TREC Group Sands Farm
Keysoe & Three Shires Shuttleworth

Best Judges Hospitality 2023

Winner: National Championships, Wessex

Runner Up: Holmhead, NEST

Finalists:

TRAC Dyfnant
NEST Holmhead
National Championships
Keysoe & Three Shires Shelton Hall
TREC Lincolnshire Well Vale

Best Volunteer 2023

Winnter: Chris Paine

Runner Up: Sue Squirrell

Finalists:

Angela Hughes
Chris Paine
Helen Curley
Karen Butt
Sue Squirrell

Unsung Hero 2023

Winner: Helen Curley

Runner Up: Jenny Sheen

Finalists:

Angela Hughes
Helen Curley
Jen Sheen
John Roberts

Best Amateur TREC Photo 2023

Winner: A picture speaks a thousand words by David Bell

Runner Up: Over we go by Anna Armstrong

Finalists:

On the way to the MADave Cromarty
TREC = CamaraderieMaddy Crew
TREC FamilyWessex TREC
We found the finish!Dave Cromarty
A glorious spectacleKate Gillam
SpiritDave Cromarty
Over we goAnna Armstrong
Just becauseLaura, Keysoe & Three Shires
Friends & FunJen Birtchnell
Sorry, not sorryJen Birtchnell
A picture speaks a thousand wordsDavid Bell

Best Professional TREC Photo 2023

Winner: Atmospheric by Kris Clay, Top Gear Photos

Runner Up: The Joy of TREC by Kris Clay, Top Gear Photos

Finalists:

Indy Equine PhotographyWhee
Indy Equine PhotographySpotty horse meets White Horse
IndiePicsTreccies do it any weather!
IndiePicsDetermination
Dave Gaskell PicturesHappy Batman
Kris Clay, Top Gear PhotosThe Joy of TREC
Kris Clay, Top Gear PhotosAtmospheric
Jess PhotographyBig Wall + Small Pony = Jumping Face!
Kris Clay, Top Gear PhotosPOR on Foot