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Sussex Sports Awards

The Sussex Sports Awards is one of the most prestigious evenings in the Sussex sporting calendar, taking place each November.

This is not a night to be missed by anybody involved in Sussex sport and physical activity. Sport provides us with a unique opportunity to laugh, applaud, and be inspired, all at once, and the Sussex Sports Awards leaves guests doing just that.

The full list of 2018 Sussex Sports Awards winners:

Active Sussex Clubmark Award

Hellingly Hound Dogs Youth American Football Club


Active Sussex Young Volunteer of the Year

Sarah Graham


Platinum Publishing Group Young Sports Personality of the Year

Jonah Bryant


Active Sussex Special Recognition for Integration, Innovation and Inspiration

Brighton Table Tennis Club


Create Development Active Primary School of the Year

Arundel Church of England Primary School


The Grand Hotel Community Impact Award

Crawley Old Girls (COGs)


Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP Team of the Year

Team Santos (Brighton Table Tennis Club)


Active Sussex Coach of the Year

Danielle Lewis-Collins


Sussex County FA Volunteer of the Year

Eric Douglin


Everyone Active Club of the Year

Burgess Hill Cricket Club


University of Brighton Disabled Sports Personality of the Year

Joe Townsend


Freedom Leisure Sports Personality of the Year

Rob Cross


BBC Sussex Unsung Hero Award

Peter Witcomb


Wave Leisure Outstanding Contribution to Sport Award

Teresa Bennett


Photographs from the 2018 awards are on our Facebook page.

Nominations for the Sussex Sports Awards 2019 will open late summer/early autumn of 2019.

You can view previous Sussex Sports Awards videos via our YouTube channel here.

For more information please contact:

Edward Bartram

Edward Bartram

Events Officer

01273 644103

Ed delivers the Sussex Sports Awards, School Games, Parallel Youth Games & Active Sussex Network meetings, Annual Partner Conference & AGM.