The prestigious Sports Awards event is to be held Friday 16 August 2019 at Newcastle City Hall.

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The Sports Awards presented by NUsport on behalf of the University, recognise outstanding sporting achievements through sporting scholarships, University Blues, University Colours, Sports Club of the Year, Team of the Year and Sports Person of the Year.

Awards on the night include:

Blues are awarded to students of the University of Newcastle who have shown outstanding sporting ability when representing the University in their sport. There are four Blues recipients; Julia Barton (Water Polo), Jessica Potts (Touch), Rohan Toole (Squash) and Angela Williams (Netball).

Colours are awarded for outstanding contribution to the administration and organisation of University sport. Colours recipients are Simon Clulow (University Sport) and Samuel Stephens (Tennis).

Competing for the Sporting Club of the Year will be the University Clubs in Tennis, Rugby Union, Boating and Cricket. Team of the year will be contested by golf and women’s netball.

The Sports Person of the Year is awarded to the University student who has excelled in their sport while studying during the 2018 academic year. The finalists for the Sports Person of the Year are Claire Dedden (Triathlon), Kenshin Hayashi (Ice Hockey), Stuart Jones (Para-Cycling), Dylan Littlehales (Para Canoe) and Jemma Smith (Surf Lifesaving).

For information on winners and recipients presented at the 2018 UON Sports Awards click here. You can also see our Sports Person of the Year Finalists in action here.



Blues - Nomination Form
Colours - Nomination Form
Sports Person Of The Year - Nomination Form
Sports Club Of The Year
Sports Team of the Year
Sports Scholarships
Sports Laureates Association