Eric Liddell 100 – Nominate now for our Recognition Awards

Friday 24th May 2024

Eric liddell – the life of an athletics legend

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The Eric Liddell 100 is a programme of events and activities to recognise and celebrate the life, sporting and community service achievements of one of Scotland’s iconic figures.

As part of the EL100 programme, scottishathletics will be awarding 20 ‘Eric Liddell Recognition Awards’ throughout the year to celebrate some of the outstanding individuals that contribute to athletics in Scotland.

Award winners will be presented with a unique Eric Liddell 100 pin badge and signed Scotland Joma vest.

Our Eric Liddell Recognition Award winners may also subsequently be nominated for the Eric Liddell 100 Awards 2024 (hosted by the Eric Liddell Community) in November.


The criteria for the recognition awards are aligned to the values of the Eric Liddell 100 programme.

  • Passion – enthusiasm, dedication, optimism, self-belief
  • Compassion – humility, selflessness, respect, care, community-minded
  • Integrity – discretion, loyalty, self-sacrifice, principled

We are seeking nominations for individuals who have displayed one or more of the above values in 2024 through their role in athletics in Scotland.

Nominations can be made for anyone involved in athletics in Scotland in any capacity whether that be an athlete, coach, official, club leader or volunteer.

Making a nomination

To nominate an individual for an Eric Liddell Recognition Award please complete the nomination form at the following link:

Nominate here 


The first period for nominations will close on 1 June at 23:59. Any nomination made thereafter will be considered in the subsequent round of awards.

The second nomination deadline will be: 1 October at 23:59

A maximum of ten awards will be made in each round.

Over the year, 100 ‘Eric Liddell recognition awards’ are being presented by scottishathletics, the Eric Liddell Community and other key EL100 partners

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