London, 6th June, 2012 – Nickelodeon is teaming up with Robinson's Fruit Shoot to celebrate the accomplishment, talent and dedication of kids from across the country in the inaugural Nickelodeon Fruit Shoot Skills Awards on Saturday, 21st July at the ICC Birmingham.
The Skills Awards will see kids and teens awarded in categories including Coolest Moves, Best Trick, Rising Sports Star and Big Talent. Winners of the "Skillies" will be decided by the public with votes now being accepted online, families can apply for free tickets to the award show hosted by Anna Williamson and Jamie Rickers (Camp Orange) and featuring demonstrations from the nominees as well as performances from special guests. The awards show will be televised on Nickelodeon on Wednesday, 1st August at 5pm.
"It is fantastic to be able to highlight the extraordinary talent of these kids," said Anna Williamson, "This has been the year for celebrating UK accomplishments and the Fruit Shoot Awards are definitely a part of that."
"Whether it be in sport, music, magic or dance, these nominees all demonstrate an inspirational dedication and passion for their chosen area," added Jamie Rickers.
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