British Exploring Les Morgan Leader of the Year Award 2016
The British Exploring Leader of the Year Award recognises and celebrates inspiring leadership (whether still developing or hugely experienced) individual skills, and collegiate spirit before, during and after this year's expeditions.
This is a professional award, bestowed by colleagues; Leaders and members of the British Exploring team. Individuals are shortlisted on the basis of nominations, with the final Award being made by a judging panel. The judging panel will include Nick Barrett, CEO of Outward Bound, British Exploring’s CEO, Honor Wilson-Fletcher, British Exploring Council member Joanna Wolstenholme and Double Olympic Champion Alex Gregory MBE.
The Award is being supported by the Les Morgan memorial fund through a kind donation of £500 for the Award’s winner for the next three years. Les was a well loved and respected Leader for British Exploring and since he sadly passed away in 2004 his family have kindly supported our explorers and leaders with a number of Award’s and bursaries.
The winner of the Award will be announced at our Patron’s Evening at The Royal Geographical Society in London on the 15th of February 2017.