Last night the England Korfball Association announced the winner of the Jan Hanekroot Lifetime Achievement Award.... our very own MAX BUTTINGER!
The Jan Hanekroot Award, also known as the Lifetime Achievement Award. This prestigious award is presented for outstanding service to korfball over many years, making a major contribution during that time.
The EKA credited Max for 'being involved in korfball for over 40 years. Through their passion and expertise they have made a significant contribution to the development of the sport as a whole. In more recent years they have been the driving force behind Harrow Korfball Club'
Max was nominated by his fellow club members at Harrow and the passionate nomination and accolades as written by Meredith Mistry last year.