Having given long-term outstanding service to sport, this award recognises their sustained and unique contribution to people’s lives, telling a compelling story about the impact they have had on individuals and the wider community.

Nominees for this category will be considered against the following criteria:

  • Made a substantive contribution to local sport over many years, helping people to be more active, improving health and quality of life.
  • Made a significant impact to a local club, community, organisation or school.
  • Shown a commitment to personal development, teamwork and supporting the development of others.


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Nominations close - 5pm, Friday 9th October

Previous Winners - Services to Sport Award

2019 Colin Bedford - Badminton
2018 Alan Hannibal - Athletics, Sue Rich - Tennis and Sally Tippen - Hockey
2017 Wendy Chambers - Football
2016 Peter Leaton - Hockey
2015 Jim Hill - Football