FORMER individual pursuit world champion Sam Welsford, from Western Australia, set a new course record to win the Tour of the Riverland cycling race on Saturday.
RENMARK’S Dylan White will have the chance to shine on a national stage tomorrow when he competes at the Australian junior swimming championships in Adelaide.
RENMARK’S Katrina Topperwien continues to grow her resume as one of the top bowlers in the state after recently being selected to represent South Australia at the national disability 10-pin bowling titles later this year.
MIKE Horsman was acknowledged for his many years of volunteering within both the Riverland football and tennis communities by being named winner of the 2018 5RM Almondco Steve McFarlane Contribution to Sport award.
RICHARD Coote was named winner of the 2018 5RM Almondco John ORMSBY Coach of the Year at the Riverland sports awards in Berri last Friday night.
ARRON Nitschke was rewarded for a big 12 months by being named the 2018 Magic931 Peter Frankcom Riverland Junior Sports Star of the Year last Friday night.
LOXTON hockey star Sean Herbert capped off another big 12 months by winning the Riverland Sportsperson of the Year for the second year in a row.
GRAHAM Charlton’s name will be forever connected to Riverland sport following the official unveiling of a special honour last Friday night.