Epsom and Ewell Sports Awards

Epsom and Ewell Sports Awards 2017

The 7th annual Epsom and Ewell Sports Awards took place on Tuesday 3 October, at Epsom Downs Racecourse. The evening celebrated the local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams and clubs that have enjoyed success throughout the year.

The evening included a profile of local athletes in the Borough who are supported by GLL through the GLL Sport Foundation. This included guest speaker Alexandra Rickham, Paralympic bronze medallist in both the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

The Royal Automobile Club were also present to promote their Sporting Scholarships and Grants programme. To find out more about how the Royal Automobile Club are supporting athletes in the Borough please visit their website

The list of the 2017 award winners is below:

Epsom and Ewell Sports Awards 2017 Winners

Award Winners
Better Sports Personality of the Year Michael Helps
Epsom Gymnastics and Trampoline Club Young Sports Personality of the Year Tyri Donovan
Epsom & Ewell Sports & Leisure Council Sports Club of the Year Epsom Sports Club
Active Surrey Coach of the Year James Peters
Epsom Golf Club Sports Team of the Year Epsom Embers Mens Vets Hockey
AFC Ewell Young Sports Team of the Year Award Blenheim High School Under 13 Girls Football
Epsom & Ewell Football Club Disability Sports Award Daniel Wolff
The Rotary Club Outstanding Service to Sport Award Alan & Jackie Cunningham
Epsom & Ewell Colts Football Club Volunteer of the Year Adam Boothroyde
Surrey Playing Fields Young Volunteer of the Year James Peters

All nominations were assessed by an independent panel and whittled down to a shortlist.

The winners will be announced at the Epsom and Ewell Sports Awards that are taking place on Tuesday 3 October at Epsom Downs Racecourse. The awards are hosted by Epsom & Ewell Borough Council in partnership with the Epsom & Ewell Sports and Leisure Council.

We would like to thank all of the award sponsors and say a special thank you to our headline sponsor The Jockey Club and event sponsor, Specsavers.     

The next step: The Surrey Sports Awards

All local winners will go to the assessment panel for the Surrey Sports Awards. Shortlisted nominees for the County Awards will be announced in November. To find out more about the Surrey Sports Awards please visit the Active Surrey website.