Wirral Sports Awards are given annually in recognition of the achievements made by Wirral’s dedicated sports people.
The achievement period runs from 1st August and 31st July the following year.
“Fantastic night at Wirral Sports Awards - the largest multi sports awards on Wirral”
2020 and 2021 Sports Awards
Sadly the 2020 Awards had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus. The WSF Committee are actively monitoring the current coronavirus situation and a decision to run to 2021 awards will be made shortly.
A fantastic evening celebrating the best of Wirral’s sporting talent. Held on 10th October 2019 at historic Hulme Hall in Port Sunlight, a packed audience were treated to a wonderful evening of presentations highlighting Wirral’s best sporting achievers and unsung heroes who dedicate their time and service to their clubs and associations. The prestigious Wirral Sports Awards evening, celebrating it’s 55th year, was opened by the Mayor, Councillor Tony Smith, himself a passionate sports fan and was hosted by BBC Radio Merseyside’s Ian Kennedy.
Winner: Wirral & Chester Taekwondo
Presented to the sports club that can demonstrate achievements/success and supports the development of players, coaches and volunteers within the Club.
Winner: Niamh McCarten & Beth Hodgson – Birkenhead Gym Academy
Presented to an individual(s), who are under 18, in recognition of their commitment and achievement in their chosen sport. Nominees should have achieved a high standard of performance at local, regional or national level.
Winners: John Heap & Anne Rosbottom – Wirral AC; Sue Marcks-Wirral Badminton League; John Williams – Heswall Squash; Jane Parry-Wirral & Chester Taekwondo; Lian Pickthall – Wirral Gymnastics Club
This will be awarded to a winning nominee from those selected by each WSF member’s organisation.
Winner: Jodie Taylor/Oldershaw School
This award is selected by the WSF committee and presented to an individual or club who has achieved an exceptional performance within their sport.
Winner: Anthony Shillinglaw – Birkenhead Park Cricket Club
Presented to an individual who has provided an outstanding service to sport within Wirral over a long period of time.