The prestigious Service to Sport award recognises the outstanding service of one special person, over many years of dedication.
Sponsored by PhysioCare and Sports Injury Clinic, Brian Blenkinsop was named its winner.
Brian has been a loyal player, volunteer and official at Cowes Medina Bowls Club for over 40 years.
During that time, he has recruited and coached all new members, as well as holding the positions of president, secretary, captain and treasurer.
He is the green keeping coordinator, checking each day to ensure the greens are well prepared for each match and overseeing the work of the volunteers.
Brian is a well-respected and liked member both in his club and by all the other bowls clubs across the Island.