Greater Manchester and Bury Sports Awards

About the Bury Sports Awards

The Bury Sports Awards provides an opportunity for members of the community to gain recognition and reward for their outstanding contribution to sport in Bury. The awards are also designed to celebrate and highlight individual sporting achievements over the last twelve months.

There are nine categories which individuals, schools or clubs can be entered for through the nomination process, with the winners of each category going forward to represent Bury at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards in November. The categories are as follows.

  • Volunteer of the year
  • Coach of the year
  • Sports Achiever of the year
  • Disabled Achiever of the year
  • Unsung Hero
  • Changing Lifestyle Recognition
  • Community club of the year
  • 'I Will If You Will' Sporting Female of the year
  • Education award

How to nominate an individual, club or school for a Bury Sports Award

Nominations will open on 1 June and close at midnight on 31 July 2017.

About the Greater Manchester Sports Awards

The 10 Greater Manchester Boroughs hold their own Award ceremonies to celebrate the hard work and achievement of those involved in sport across their Borough. Winners in the categories of Volunteer, Coach, Sports Achiever, Disabled Sports Achiever, Club of the Year and Unsung Hero: Special Recognition Award are put forward to the Greater Manchester Sports Awards.