Sussex Sports Awards 2016


Nominations are now open for the Sussex Sports Awards 2016.

Do you know a sportsperson that has had a remarkable year? Perhaps you know an organisation that is doing amazing things in their community? Or a volunteer that goes above and beyond to help others enjoy sport?

Throughout Sussex we are lucky to have many local sportspeople that make us really proud and, although they never ask for it, every now and again they deserve a huge pat on the back! So why not spend ten minutes nominating them for the Sussex Sports Awards? After all, they deserve it!

There’s a category for everyone; individuals, organisations, projects, businesses and schools.

  • Active Workplace Award
  • BBC Sussex Unsung Hero Award
  • Coach of the Year
  • Community Impact Award **NEW**
  • Freedom Leisure Sports Personality of the Year
  • Primary School of the Year
  • Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP Team of the Year
  • Sport England Outstanding Contribution to Sport
  • Sussex County FA Volunteer of the Year
  • The Grand Hotel Club of the Year
  • University of Brighton Disabled Sports Personality of the Year
  • Young Sports Personality of the Year Award
  • Young Team of the Year
  • Young Volunteer of the Year

Nominations close at midday (12pm) on Friday 21 October 2016.

For award criteria and nominations rules, please click here. To nominate, please complete the short nomination form here.

The Sussex Sports Awards rewards and recognises our county’s sportspeople; be they elite athletes achieving remarkable feats, or dedicated volunteers that make sport happen. Awards are presented to both individuals and organisations.