The Guernsey Sports Commission were delighted to host its annual Sporting Achievement Awards at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre on 9th January 2020. Celebrating some of the memorable and excellent achievements of some of Guernsey’s best sportsmen and sportswomen in 2019.
The evening was hosted by Adrian Gidney on behalf of the Guernsey Sports Commission. Special guest Andy Priaulx presented the trophies to the 2019 winners and Tony Curr interviewed the Priaulx family. The Sports Commission are extremely grateful to Andy and his family for very informative and interesting interviews, discussing various topics of growing up in sport. Ten awards were handed out over the evening to very deserving winners.
The Guernsey Sports Commission Trophy was awarded to Sam Culverwell (Cycling). This is the highest accolade that can be awarded to a sportsperson by the Sports Commission.
The Richard Burton Salver award is presented to a sportsman for an outstanding individual achievement, this was won by Josh Lewis for his Triathlon performance.
The Guernsey Brewery Salver award is presented to a sportswoman for an outstanding individual achievement, this was won by Maya Le Tissier for Football.
The Sir John Loveridge Trophy was won by Megan Chapple from Guernsey Triathlon, for making an impressive amount of progress throughout the year.
The Dave Dorey Memorial Trophy winner was Pat Ogier from Guernsey Basketball, for continuous contribution to the club for many years.
The Guernsey Sports Commission Team Trophy (over 4 competitors) was won by the Guernsey Island Games Table Tennis Team, celebrating a great team performance.
The Guernsey Sports Commission Small Team Trophy (under 4 competitors) was won by the Guernsey Mixed Fours Bowls Team for their overall team performance.
The Sport Guernsey and Nautical Guernsey Shield winner was ICC Men's Cricket, for outstanding event organisation of the T20 World Cup Europe Final.
The Beau Sejour Trophy was won by the St Martins AC U16s Football Team, for an outstanding team performance.
The Lambourne Shield was awarded to Alex Scott for Football, for an outstanding individual sporting achievement during 2019.
Congratulations to all of the Winners!