Charlie reckons his dad is number one – now it’s official

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YOU’RE THE BEST, DAD: Clem and Charlie Briggs. PHOTO: Mel Guy

CLEM Briggs is the Wangaratta YMCA’s Community Father of the Year.

More than 40 local families nominated their dads and father figures for the honour through a competition run by the Wangaratta Indoor Sports and Aquatic Centre, but it was the entry by the eldest of Clem’s three sons which won the judges over.

WISAC programs specialist Prue Holmes said selecting a title winner had not been an easy task, but 10 year old Charlie Briggs’ nomination took the cake – or in Clem’s case, a six month gym membership.

Prue said the YMCA Community Father of the Year award recognised a local dad or father who put lots of effort into being a dad.

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