Cara Whittaker, Young Coach of the Year

Sportscotland Coaching, Officiating and Volunteering Awards 2014

Cara is a Group Coach with Ravelrig RDA and spends every Saturday teaching, as well as caring for the horses and training/motivating other volunteers.

Cara has brought her riders to a standard that they are now competing in a number of regional competitions. She is a fantastic positive role model to her riders, peers and other volunteers at Ravelrig, getting the best from everyone and able to provide ongoing training and support to other volunteers. Cara treats all volunteers riders and their families with dignity and respect and coaches them to their full potential.

In winning this award she was considered for a Sport UK Award and enjoyed an inspiring and encouraging dinner in the Glasgow City Chambers with HRH Princess Royal.

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