Sport Woking Awards

The annual Sport Woking Awards recognise the wealth of sporting talent within the borough and celebrate those who play a vital role in helping others to achieve their personal best. 

From top performing athletes to Sunday morning volunteers, this year there are eight award categories to reflect the borough’s diverse sport and fitness scene. Winners receive a personalised trophy, a pair of Nova Cinema tickets and other sponsored prizes.

2022 award categories

Young Sports Personality of the Year

This award, sponsored by Boz's Fruit and Veg, is for an individual (aged 18 years or under at the time of their achievement) who has:

  • made significant progress in their field or sport. 
  • had a significant impact on sport in Surrey and been an inspiration to others.
  • exceeded expectations in their sporting performance or made a significant difference to a team.

Sponsored prize: £150 cash prize and fruit basket

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Sports Personality of the Year

This award, sponsored by Boz's Fruit and Veg, is for an individual (aged 19 years or over at the time of their achievement) who has:

  • made significant progress in their field or sport. 
  • had a significant impact on sport in Surrey and been an inspiration to others.
  • exceeded expectations in their sporting performance or made a significant difference to a team.

Sponsored prize: £250 cash prize and fruit basket

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Inclusive Sports Award

This award, sponsored by Freedom Leisure, is for an individual, team or club which has:

  • had a significant impact on disability sport.
  • worked tirelessly to promote inclusion.
  • overcome barriers to excel in a chosen sport. 
  • been a role model/mentor for people with additional needs.

Sponsored prize: 12-month Freedom Leisure membership

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Outstanding Service to Sport 

This award, sponsored by Seymours Woking, is for an individual who has:

  • made a significant impact to sport in Woking over a significant period of time.
  • shown commitment and passion for local sport.
  • been a role model/mentor for sporting people in Woking.

Sponsored prize: £100 cash prize

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Community Contribution of the Year

This award, sponsored by Seymours Woking, is for an individual, teams or club which has:

  • made a significant impact to the local community through sport.
  • raised funds or used their resources to assist others within the community.
  • been a role model for sporting people in Woking for how to contribute to the community away from the sporting field.

Sponsored prize: £100 cash prize

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Team of the year

This award, sponsored by Woking FC, is for a team which has:

  • made significant progress in the field of sport. 
  • had a significant impact on sport in Surrey and been an inspiration to others. 
  • exceeded expectations in their sporting performance.

Sponsored prize: tickets to a Woking FC home game

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Health and Wellbeing Champion

This award, sponsored by Tennis in Woking, is for an individual who has:

  • made a meaningful difference to their own or another's health and wellbeing.
  • been a role model or encouraged others to make a positive change in lifestyle.
  • helped raise awareness of health and wellbeing issues e.g. weight management, mental wellbeing.

Sponsored prize: 12-month Tennis in Woking household membership, plus tennis balls AND tickets to Shyne Music Festival 2023

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Volunteer of the year

This new award, sponsored by Voluteer Woking, is for an individual who has:

  • made a significant impact to the local sporting community through volunteering.
  • given up a large part of their own time to help others.
  • become a well respected member or integral part of their team/club/sport.

Sponsored prize: £100 contribution towards new sports equipment

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Closing date

You have until midday on Friday 25 November to nominate your sporting heroes for a 2022 Sport Woking Award.

Award winners with be notified during December and announced in the Woking News and Mail in January 2023. 

Contact us

For more information about the Sport Woking Awards, please contact our sports development team.

Email: sports.services@woking.gov.uk

Telephone: 01483 743 804