Sports Awards 2021

Posted by cc576 at Jun 07, 2021 12:01 PM |
Celebrating students in sport at Leicester.

Another year, another Virtual awards, but we won’t let that take away from the fantastic achievements and success our Team Leicester Sports Clubs have had in this difficult year.  We hope that you can join us in cheering on your friends and teammates from the comfort of your own homes.

The event will be easily accessible from the University of Leicester’s official YouTube page this Friday 11th June at 7.00pm.

“We’re delighted to be able to invite our nominees onto campus to celebrate their sporting achievements at this year’s sports awards. We can’t wait to see some familiar faces after a year away! Good luck to all of our nominees” Lucy Brogden – Team Leicester Coordinator!

So, get into your best attire, grab a refreshment and join us as we celebrate our students' sporting successes this year. We are proud to be part of your amazing achievements.

Your shortlisted nominees for this year are:

1. Coach of the Year

  • - Martin Knowles (Running & Athletics)
  • - Megan Armitage (Swimming & Waterpolo)
  • - Chris Abel (Rugby League)

2. Beyond Sport Award

  • a. Milly Abbott (Cheer & Stunt)
  • b. Henry Rhodes (Rugby League)
  • c. Hannah Shaw (Running & Athletics)

3. RAG Award

  • a. Women’s Football and Futsal Club
  • b. Hockey Club
  • c. Cheer & Stunt

4. Committee of the Year

  • a. Men’s Football Club
  • b. Cheer & Stunt
  • c. Swimming & Waterpolo

5. Sports Personality of the Year

  • a. Georgia Henton (Cheer & Stunt)
  • b. Milly Abbott (Cheer & Stunt)
  • c. Sam Prettyman (Archery)

6. Outstanding Contribution to Sport

  • a. Keegan Stewart (Men’s Football)
  • b. Henry Rhodes (Rugby League)
  • c. Casey Manning (Cheer & Stunt)

7. Club of the Year

  • a. Men’s Football Club
  • b. Cheer & Stunt
  • c. Rugby League Club

Sport & Active Life will also be announcing Scholar of the Year and their very own Special Recognition Award winner on Friday evening.

Good luck to our finalists, we can’t wait to have you celebrate with us – albeit it virtually!

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