Laura Muir won the 2016 Athlete of the Year award with the Herald again our Media Partners for the 2017 event (photo by Bobby Gavin)
The scottishathletics and jogscotland Annual Awards Dinner is at the Hilton Hotel in Glasgow on the evening of Saturday 4 November.
scottishathletics is committed to recognising and rewarding the dedication, commitment and success of coaches, officials and volunteers.
Our Awards have been in existence for a number of years and over that period have recognised over 100 clubs, coaches and volunteers.
Winning clubs, coaches and volunteers receive their awards at then Dinner at the Hilton Hotel, Glasgow on Saturday 4 November 2017 to celebrate their achievement.
All finalists will receive one complimentary ticket to the award ceremony, where the winner of each category will also be awarded with a trophy.
We are now looking for nominations in the Club, Coach and Volunteer categories.
Please use the Google form here to put forward your suggestion. Thanks.
Andy Young, coach to Laura Muir and Jemma Reekie, won the Performance Coach of the Year award in 2016 and received his trophy from Neil Black of British Athletics
We’re delighted to announce that three-time Olympic medallist, Kelly Sotherton, and World Championship medallist Jenny Meadows will be our Guests of Honour that evening.
Tickets are now on sale and once again have been kept at £40 for what is always a special night of celebration as we look back on a thrilling year for our sport.
It promises to be one of the highlights of the calendar as the sport gathers to honour our World Championship team athletes – as well as the clubs, coaches, volunteers and officials who make such a vital contribution.
‘It has been an amazing year with the World Championships, the IPC World Paras, success at European Juniors and European Cross Country Championships among other major events in various disciplines,’ said Mark Munro, chief executive.
‘We always regard the Annual Dinner as an ideal opportunity to celebrate the past year with everyone in the sport who play a crucial role in making athletics in Scotland a great success.
‘It should be a fantastic evening as ever and I’m delighted that both Kelly and Jenny will join us as Guests of Honour. Both are hugely respected in athletics in Britain and we really look forward to welcoming them to Glasgow in November.’
Tickets are £40 per person and on sale now and are also looking for nominations for various awards.