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Sports Awards nominations now open

Nominations now open

2016-17

This year's awards 

The 2016-17 UELSports Awards will take place on May 24th in the Indigo at the 02.

Awards that will be celebrated on the night, include:

  • Service to Sport
  • Most Improved Club
  • Partner of the Year
  • Team & Individual Achievement of the Year 
  • Club of the Year

You can nominate here

Tickets will go on sale in April. 

Previous Winners

Sports Awards Winners 2011-16

    2015-2016 Winners

    Sport Therapy Student of the Year 
    Michael Wakefield

    Sport and Exercise Sciences Students of the Year 
    Betty Bellamy and Jacob Hood

    Sports Journalism Student of the Year  

    Mitchell Young

    Lifetime Achievement Award 
    Jason Leonard OBE

    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport

    Kate Adams
    Fern Crosbie
    Frank Sackey
    Ciara Gormley
    Kane Taylor
    Ruth Mwandumba

    Partner of the Year - Sponsored by Essex Cricket Club
    WimX Tennis

    International Excellence Award

    Harry Blyth
    Jacob Robinson
    Emmanuel Nartey
    Niall Burton
    Mercy Brown
    Otesha Charles

    My UELSports Award
    School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering
     
    Director of Sport – Premier Award
    Men’s Football
    Men’s Tennis

    Zawdie Bascom Award for Coach of the Year
    Trevor Tamatave

    Mike Brace CBE Award for Individual Achievement of the Year
    Aimee Willmott

    Team Achievement of the Year – Sponsored by Surridge
    Women’s Volleyball

    Most Improved Club of the Year
    Hockey Club
     
    Club of the Year – Sponsored by Chartwells
    Cheerleading Club

    2015-16

    2014-15 Winners

    Sports Therapy Student of the Year 
    Khian Graham-Minott 
     
    Sports Journalism Student of the Year 
    Rebecca James 
     
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Students of the Year  
    Richard Robins 
     
    Lifetime Achievement Award 
    Mark Hunter MBE
     
    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport 
    Will Rial 
    Lucy Fordham 
    Jacob Hood 
    Mary Carr 
    Angelo Altobelli 
    Stephanie Ware 
    William Golding 
    Chris Leek 
    Sophie Newnes  
     
    Partner of the Year Award 
    Lycamobile 
     
    International Excellence Award 
    Aimee Willmott 
    Mark Garcia Kidd 
    Christian Mbwakongo 
    Graham Bell 
    Mohammed Gharib  
    Bianca Williams 

    My UELSports Award 
    School of Health, Sport and Bioscience  

    Director of Sport- Premier Award 
    Women’s 1st Volleyball
     
    Coach of the Year 
    Andre Fernandez 

    Mike Brace CBE Award for Individual Achievement of the Year 

    Bianca Williams 
     
    Most Improved Club of the Year 
    Cheerleading Club
     
    Team Achievement of the Year 
    Men’s Athletics 4x100m Relay  
     
    Club of the Year 
    The Netball Club

    2014-2015

    2013-14 Award Winners

    Sport Therapy Student of the Year 
    Jacqueline Bormann

    Sports Journalism Student of the Year  
    Emmet McEvoy

    Lifetime Achievement Award 
    Nicole Cooke MBE

    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport
    William Ashby
    Douglas Bennett
    Mohit Rohra
    Maximilian Oertel
    Richard Buscombe
    Giulia Mazzia
    Daniel McAndrew
    Sunniva Naess
    Josephine Fox

    Partner of the Year
    West Ham Community Sports Trust

    International Excellence Award
    Douglas Bennett
    Julia Scardone
    Lindsay Bottoms

    Director of Sport – Premier Award
    Men’s Volleyball
    Men’s Basketball

    Coach of the Year

    Shujahat Fiaz

    Mike Brace CBE Award for Individual Achievement of the Year
    Adam Gemili

    Team Achievement of the Year – Sponsored by Kukri
    Women’s Rowing C4+

    Most Improved Club of the Year
    Netball Club

    Club of the Year – Sponsored by Chartwells
    Taekwondo Club

    2013-14

    2012-13 Winners

    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport 
    Alistair Wood
    Aaron Mifsud
    Craig Heskey
    Gareth Smith
    Romaie Bailey
    Yassir Sliti

    Partner of the Year Award
    Essex County Cricket Club

    International Excellence Award
    Andrew Burns
    Alan Sinclair
    Adam Gemili
    Sam Brearey
    Yassir Sliti
    Peter Hardcastle

    Mike Brace CBE Individual Achievement of the Year
    Alan Sinclair
    Anna Fitzpatrick

    Coach of the Year 
    Rochelle Davids
      
    Team Achievement of the Year 
    Men’s Rowing Heavyweight Quad
     
    Club of the Year 
    Football Club

    2012-2013

    2011-12 Winners

    Sports Journalism Student of the Year
    Andrew Bontiff

    Lifetime Achievement Award 
    Hope Powell

    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport
    Martin Goldsmith
    Emma Marlow
    Natalie Campbell
    Dwain Bowman

    Partner of the Year

    London Borough of Newham

    International Excellence Award
    Sandra Szogedi
    Asghar Nasimi

    Coach of the Year
    Sham Motin
    Yassin Abidou

    Sports Personality of the Year
    Craig Heskey

    Team Achievement of the Year
    Women’s Volleyball

    Club of the Year
    Rowing Club

    2011-2012

    2010-11 Winners

    Vice Chancellor’s Award for Service to Sport
    Mohammed Ahasan 
    Emma Jenkinson 
    Stephanie Murray 
    Annie Ottey 
    Ella Mitchell 
    Marcia Wilson 
    Alec Wing 

    Partner of the Year
    Newham All Star Sports Academy (NASSA) 

    Achievement of the Year 
    Rugby Club 

    Club of the Year 
    Football Club 

    International Excellence 
    Tymal Mills 
    John Collins 
    Ali Jawad 
    Jamell Anderson 
    Myles Hesson 
    Zachariah Gachette 
    Colin Sing 

    Lifetime Achievement 
    Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson 

    Sports Journalism Student of Year 
    Chris Deacon

    2010-11