Nominate your Sporting Hero for Kettering Sports Awards 2017

Published: Monday, 18th September 2017

Nominations close on Monday 25th September.

Do you know someone locally who has made a big contribution to sport this year? Nominate them to be the Kettering Sports Awards winner 2017 at - Nominations close on Monday 25th September. 

You can nominate an individual, team, coach, volunteer, school or club from any sport under any of the following categories:
Young Leader of the Year
Volunteer of the Year
Sport School of the Year
Long-time Contribution to Sport 
Team of the Year
Community Club of the Year
Coach of the Year
Get Active Award
Disabled Sports Achiever of the Year
Young Sportsman 2017
Young Sportswoman 2017
Local Sportsperson 2017
Sports Personality of the Year 

The Kettering Awards winners will automatically be nominated in the Northamptonshire Sports Personality Awards to be held later this year.
Shirley Plenderleith, Head of Public Services at Kettering Borough Council, said:
“We’re really encouraging everyone to get their nominations in now. Anyone is eligible, so if you live, play, coach or train in the Borough of Kettering, get your nomination in without delay!”

Councillor Lloyd Bunday, Kettering Borough Council’s Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Community and Leisure said:
“The Sports Awards offer a fantastic opportunity to celebrate local sporting achievements so why not recognise your local sporting heroes by nominating them for an award? Show them how much their efforts mean to you and the local community!”

Nominations close on Monday 25th September. More details are available at 

The awards ceremony will be held at Wicksteed Park on Thursday 26th October at 7pm.

The Kettering Sports Awards are run by Kettering Borough Council in partnership with the Northamptonshire Telegraph.