Sports Person of the Year


Awarded to an individual who has achieved outstanding results in the past 12 months within their sport.

Core Criteria

  1. The nominee must be a resident of Dundee and part of a Dundee based sport club or programme.
  2. Only achievements gained in 2019 will be taken into consideration.
  3. Nominations will be considered on the quality of the nominee not the quantity of nominations received.
  4. Nominations will be judged on the entry form alone.
  5. Previous winners of this award will be considered based on the current nomination only.

The nomination should be considered on merit in the following areas of priority:

  • Sporting achievements gained by the athlete over the last 12 months.
  • The level of competition in which the athlete competed in gaining their achievements.
  • Personal commitment and sacrifices the athlete has made to progress.
  • Improvements in performance throughout the year.
  • Special circumstances / barriers that have been overcome by the athlete.
  • Any other significant areas highlighted by the nomination will be considered as long as they highlight a contribution to sport.
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