OUR very own aging scribe Michael Court has been recognised by Harness Racing Australia during the Joseph Coulter Media Awards.
Court’s (he finally has an ‘S’ with his name) sensational piece on Brian Hancock was recognised as the Best Feature of the season.
Titled ‘This was one Miracle Mile Brian Hancock did have a hand in’ the article can read by clicking here.
Best News Story went the way of Luke Humphreys for his work on the ‘Elitloppet, which can be viewed via this link.
Alan Parker claimed Best Historical Feature for ‘Norm Craven, A Pioneer of WA Standardbred Breeding’, with John Coffey’s ‘From Royal Ascot to Gold Crown’ judged Best Regional Story.
Victorian sharp shooter Stuart McCormick collected another Best Photograph thanks to his emotional shot of Kima Frenning and David Aiken.
Other awards include: Best Radio Feature: ‘Reinsman Chris Alford and Gavin Lang – RSN927 & Harness Racing Victoria’ Best TV/Video/Film Feature: ‘TC and Emilia’ – HRV Facebook; Award of Merit for Demonstrated Excellence in Promotion: ‘The return to Wayville’ – Harness Racing South Australia and Award of Merit for Demonstrated Excellence in Social Media: Ashlea Brennan.