England Athletics Volunteer Awards

England Athletics Volunteer Awards

It is now our 10th year of volunteer awards!  That’s 10 years of celebrating the outstanding contribution volunteers across England give to make our sport happen.  People have been able to recgnise the everyday hero in their club or group by nominating them for a Volunteer Award.  We even have a few new categories this year!

The awards are supported by Track & Field Tours and Spirit of 2012.


Categories for 2017 Awards

  • Club of the Year
  • Coach of the Year
  • Official of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Young Volunteer (14-25) of the Year
  • Innovation Project of the Year
  • RunTogether Group or Leader of the Year
  • Services to Athletics

Nominations closed on 6 August 2017

What happens next?

It gets really exciting! After nominations close, our panels review and choose the winners across the 8 Regions and invite them to attend a special Regional Awards Celebration Ceremony between September and October. Then these winners will be entered to our National Awards, with the overall winners invited to the 2017 National Awards & Hall of Fame Ceremony to be held at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday 14 October.

Below we'll list links to each region's winners as they are announced.

East (270817)   NW (250917)   NE (270917)   Mids (290917)   SW (300917)   Y&H (021017)   London (151117)   SE tbc

Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards gala evening

The Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards evening brings together our greatest athletes of the past - previous inductees and those who will be inducted for 2017 - and our sport's volunteers who hve been nominated for the National Awards.  And you are invited to jon them - the supporters of our sport to help recognise and celebrate sports stars and volunteer coaches, officials, administrators, club volunteers, Run Leaders, projects and stalwarts of athletics.   This year we'll be holding our gala evening at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Saturday 14 October 2017.  If you'd like to buy tickets, just get in touch with Alison Potts apotts@englandathletics.org (£55 per ticket or £495 for a table of 10).

To see the Award winners for previous years please see the pages in the left hand menu.