SSE Commonwealth Games Ambassador Eilidh Child named Sportswomen of the Year

SSE was proud to support the inaugural Scottish Women in Sport Gala Awards dinner on Friday night where SSE Commonwealth Games Ambassador,  Eilidh Child was named RBS Sportswomen of the Year.  

The event, held at Hampden Park, was attended by many Commonwealth Games athletes as well as other athletes from a variety of sports including basketball, volleyball and football.

James Docherty, SSE Sponsorship Project Manager, said: “We are proud to have sponsored the inaugural Scottish Women in Sport Annual Awards Gala dinner.  As a diverse organisation with responsibilities in supporting our employees and communities, we are delighted to play our part in helping women and girls participate and get involved at all levels of sport across Scotland.”

The gala dinner follows on from SSE’s support of the first national Women’s Sport Conference last month as well as our successful sponsorship of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and our athlete ambassadors.