Sports Awards 2019

Join the Northampton Student Sports clubs and the rest of the Athletic Union for the biggest and final event of the academic sporting calendar! The annual Sport Awards evening takes place at the Royal & Derngate theatre, ensure you get your ticket before they sell out for a night to remember.

Tickets are £36 each and include a three-course meal which you will chose when you purchase your ticket, a champagne drink on arrival as well as free entry to the Official After-Party at The Platform (before 11pm). This year the awards evening will be hosted by your Sports Officer, Alex Lopez.

A range of awards are presented on the night, these consist of club, team and individual awards. All nominations for all awards are reviewed and voted on by a panel consisting of Students Union staff, Elected Officers and a member of the Changemaker team.

The shortlists for the awards are:

First Year of the Year:

  • Jay Mainprize (Men’s Rugby League)
  • Katie Zammit (Women’s Lacrosse)
  • Neill Friedman (Men’s Rugby Union)
  • Thomas Boyt (Men’s Cricket & Swimming)

Changemaker Award:

  • Women’s Lacrosse
  • Men’s Rugby League
  • Men’s Rugby Union

Most Improved Club:

  • Boxing
  • Men’s Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Rounders

Sportsman of the Year:

  • Jack Farnell (Dance)
  • Matt Smith (Badminton)
  • Peter Dumbarton (Men’s Cricket)

Sportswoman of the Year:

  • Alice Daish (Equestrian)
  • Demi Bradford (Pool & Snooker)
  • Natasha Wesley (Women’s Basketball)

Outstanding Contribution To Northampton Student Sport:

  • Chloe Holmes (Women’s Lacrosse)
  • Jack Farnell (Dance)
  • Natasha Wesley (Women’s Basketball)

Sports Personality of the Year

  • Demi Bradford (Pool & Snooker)
  • Jack Farnell (Dance)
  • Kirby Earl (Women’s Hockey)

Team of the Year:

  • Dance (Contemporary)
  • Women’s Hockey
  • Men’s Rugby League
  • Women’s Pool & Snooker

Club of the Year:

  • Dance
  • Equestrian
  • Women’s Lacrosse
  • Men’s Rugby League




If you have any questions, please email [email protected]


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