Sporting Excellence Awards

2017 Sporting Excellence Awards

This year will mark the 26th year of the prestigious Annual Awards.  Once again we will be hosting the event at the Vodafone Events Centre, a world class venue right in the heart of Counties Manukau.  

The date of the event is Sunday 26th November 2017 commencing from 4.00 pm till 8.30pm. 

Nominations are Open Now!  

Download the flyer here

School Awards Nomination Form

Sports Awards Nomination Form

Nominations close at 5.00pm on Wednesday 25 October 2017.  Once closed, the judging panel will meet to select finalists for each Category.  

All nominees will be notified via email or post on Wednesday 1 November 2017 as to whether or not they are a finalist.

Tickets will go on sale from 1st November 2017.

Enquiries to:

Auckland Council

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The category winners were:

2016 Supreme Sporting Excellence Award - Charlie Faumuina

Sportsman of the Year - Charlie Faumuina
Sportswoman of the Year - Valerie Adams
Coach of the Year - Darryl Suasua
Club of the Year - Papakura Sea Eagles Rugby League Club
Top Team of the Year - Manukau Outriggers Vaka Manu Open Mens Team
Masters Award - Maeve Morrison
Referee/Umpire/Official of the Year - Jessica Beard
Administrator of the Year - Martin Peat
Sportmaker Volunteer of the Year - Rod Macgregor
Junior Sportsman of the Year - Jason Matthews
Junior Sportswoman of the Year - Tupou Neiufi
Junior Team of the Year - Southern Cross Campus Boys Rugby League Team
Secondary School of the Year - Aorere College
Primary/Intermediate School of the Year - Holy Cross Catholic School Papatoetoe

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Key Partners:
SPARC Aktive Auckland Sport and Recreation Honda ASB Trust Fairfax Auckland Council John Walker Find Your Field of Dreams Foundation New Zealand Community Trust