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Voting for the 2015 Readers Choice Award is now open!

Wednesday, 27th January, 2016 4:40pm

Voting for the 2015 Readers Choice Award is now open!

The 2015 Westmeath Independent Sports Awards are back, and it's time for you to have your say.

The Readers Choice Award represents your chance to vote for the best athlete or sportsteam from the local area, over the past year. 

There are 12 monthly winners listed below for you to choose from. The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on Friday, February 19th at the Shamrock Lodge Hotel.

To cast your vote, Text INDO, followed by the NUMBER beside their name to 57199.


Stephen McVeigh (Rugby)

Text INDO 1 to 57199



Shauna Stewart & Peter Malynn (Special Olympics - Gymnastics & Bocce)

Text INDO 2 to 57199



Robbie Henshaw (Rugby)

Text INDO 3 to 57199



Sean Doyle (Golf)

Text INDO 4 to 57199



Athlone CC 1st Year Girls (Soccer)

Text INDO 5 to 57199



Kieran Martin (Gaelic Football)

Text INDO 6 to 57199



Patrick Munnelly (Rowling)

Text INDO 7 to 57199



Joe Ward (Boxing)

Text INDO 8 to 57199



Flatline Half Marathon Committee (Running)

Text INDO 9 to 57199




Jonathan Dunning (Gaelic Football)

Text INDO 10 to 57199




Noel Mulligan & Ray Connellan (Intermediate Gaelic Football)

Text INDO 11 to 57199




Edel Ryan & Tommy Coogan (Basketball)

Text INDO 12 to 57199


Voting lines will close midnight, February 18th.

Tickets are available by contacting the Westmeath Independent offices on 090 64 34300

Ticket Price: €45 (Group Discount Available). Everyone Welcome


(T&C's - Text line available in ROI only. 57199 messages cost €1. SMS entry requires one message to be delivered. Max 30 entries per mobile number per day. Standard network charges apply. Lines close at midnight on Thursday, February 18th, 2016. You may receive promotional SMS in future. To opt out text STOP to 57272. Helpline BDC 0818286600)