Team Scotland: Scottish Sports Awards 2016

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Team Scotland: Scottish Sports Awards 2016

Posted: 30/05/2016


Team Scotland is a term that embodies the pride of a nation, as we come together in the pursuit of sporting excellence.  Never before have the people who drive and achieve success at all levels been brought together for a single night of celebration and recognition - until now…



Mark your diary and join us for the first ever Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards, celebrating all that’s great about Scottish sport. This is also your chance to be part of the first official celebrations of Scots on Team GB and Paralympics GB as they return from Rio!



Be there for our brand new star studded awards ceremony when we will recognise the stunning achievements of individuals, schools, clubs and teams across the whole of Scottish sport. A memorable night of inspiration and entertainment.

The action will build to a crescendo with the presentation of the Emirates Lonsdale Trophy, awarded to the best of the best – the 2016 Scottish Sportsperson of the year.



Meet Scotland’s 2016 Olympians and Paralympians and enjoy a unique opportunity to hear first-hand about some of those spine tingling sporting moments that make our nation so proud.



Next stop for Team Scotland’s Commonwealth Games athletes will be Gold Coast 2018. Find out how we are building on the huge success of Glasgow 2014 and how you can get behind the team as we aim to have our best ever overseas Games.

When: Wednesday 28 September 2016

Where: Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)


  • The impressive, world-class facilities at EICC will host this special evening of sporting celebrations, drinks reception, dinner and entertainment
  • Meet and greet opportunities with Scottish athletes from Rio 2016
  • Mingle with some of the biggest names in Scottish sport and business
  • Late bar for those who want to continue the celebrations



  • Male Athlete of the Year
  • Female Athlete of the Year
  • Para-Sport Athlete of the Year
  • Young Athlete of the Year – Sir Peter Heatly Trophy
  • Team of the Year
  • Sporting Moment of the Year
  • Sport Governing Body of the Year
  • Coach of the Year
  • Community Sport Hub/Club/School of the Year
  • Sports Leader of the Year
  • Legacy 2014
  • Team Scot of the Year
  • Top award - the Emirates Lonsdale Trophy for the 2016 Scottish Sportsperson of the Year



  • Enjoy an insight into the Olympic Games in Rio from Scotland’s very own Shirley Robertson OBE, double Olympic sailing gold medallist and TV presenter
  • Be entertained and guided through the evening by the legendary Scottish comedian and presenter Fred MacAulay



  • Book now to ensure you are part of the most inclusive sporting dinner of the year - £1,100 for a table of 10 or £120 per ticket.
  • Early bird discounts available to Scottish Governing Bodies of sport until 30 June – contact us for details: Tel: 01786 466480      




Nominations are NOW OPEN for the Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards!

If you’re inspired by a star athlete, motivated by a great leader or proud of a sports group in your community, we want to know. Click here to nominate someone today and tell us why they should be rewarded for their success and the hard work behind the scenes.