Connor Freeman - winner of the SAPCA Young Person of the Year award

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Connor Freeman won the SAPCA Young Person of the Year category at this year’s SAPCA Awards.

Connor, a Shift Supervisor at TigerTurf UK Ltd, joined the company in 2019, completing his Improving Operational Performance apprenticeship in 2020. In May 2023 he was promoted to Production Supervisor.

Robbie Craven, TigerTurf COO and Connor’s manager, said: “Connor has shown, during his time at TigerTurf, all the right qualities to take him from an apprentice to a Shift Supervisor.

“Connor has a willingness to learn, an excellent work ethic, a desire for quality and the ability to lead others. Young people such as Connor are vital for the future of our industry.”

To find out more about the SAPCA Awards, click here.