Winchester District Sports Awards

Winchester District Sports Awards 2019

The Winchester District Sport & Physical Activity Alliance (SPAA) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 Sports Awards.

Following the continued success of the Sports Awards, we hope to continue the celebrations in to our 2019 event and we need your help. Local clubs, organisations and residents are being asked to nominate the best of the District’s sporting achievements which will culminate in an exciting evening of awards set to take place on Thursday 6 February 2020.


Nominations are open and are being taken across eleven categories which can be made online with the closing date for entries on Friday 3 January 2020.

With an array of sporting success stories throughout the year we are looking forward to meeting those people who have achieved in their field or who have been recognised for going above and beyond whether individually or as part of a club or team.

Submit nominations by completing the online form HERE!

Alternatively, to handwrite and post a nomination you can send a paper copy of the form by downloading the relevant category at the side of the page.

Nominations for awards will be considered in the following categories:

• Changing Lives Through Physical Activity       

• Club of the Year

• Coach of the Year

• Disability Sportsperson

• Junior Sportsman

• Junior Sportswoman

• Making a Difference

• Senior Sportsperson

• Service to Sport

• Team of the Year

• Volunteer of the Year

All nominees must either be:

• A resident of Winchester

• Attending an educational establishment within the Winchester District

• Linked to a sports club based in the Winchester District

  • Winchester District Sports Awards - Winners of 2018

    The winners of the 2018 Winchester District Sports awards were revealed on Thursday 7th February at the Holiday Inn, celebrating the achievements and commitment of local coaches, volunteers, sportsmen and women in 11 categories over the past year.

    55 nominations were made across the categories before the judging panel whittled down the submissions to select the winners. Awards were handed out on the night by Cllr Frank Pearson, the Mayor of Winchester, along with the category sponsors.

    Award Sponsors: Places Leisure, Prince's Mead School, Sparsholt College, TS Education Services, University of Winchester, Winchester City Council, Winchester GoLD and Winchester Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.


    The full list of winners 

    Junior Sportsman - Sam Jones

    Junior Sportswoman - Matilda Nicholls

    Disability Sportsperson - Benedict Tyler

    Senior Sportsperson - Helen Trippe

    Team of the Year - Winchester City Penguins Swimming Club Hampshire County Championships Team

    Club of the Year - Winchester Fit Club

    Coach of the Year - Malcolm Cross

    Volunteer of the Year - Vicky Smith

    Making a Difference - Tim & May Glover- Poultney

    Service to Sport - Richard Atkinson

    Changing Lives through Physical Activity - Jon Flynn

  • Gallery

    Winners of 2018

    Winchester District Sports Awards 2018 Winners
    Winchester District Sports Awards Winners of 2018


For further information please contact the Sport & Physical Activity Team on:

01962 848329 or


***Please note that shortlisting is based on the individual merit of each nomination and not the number of nominations received for each individual/club/team***