Murdoch Sports

Sports Awards

The Murdoch Sports Leadership group awards Blues, Club Service and Maroon Awards each year to individuals.

Blues are the highest tribute Murdoch Sports can pay to outstanding student athletes, nominated by their sports club/peers. Club Service is awarded to those who have shown dedication to their Club for a number of years. The Maroon Award is presented to the Sports Person of the Year.

NOTE: Only the 12 month period preceding the Awards night is judged i.e. November to October. Achievements from previous years are NOT taken into account

2017 Sports Awards Ball

When: November (TBC)

Where: EsTBC

This is a Formal Dress event. Tickets will be available in September.

REQUIREMENT FOR A HALF/FULL BLUE:

  1. Demonstrated sports ability of a high standard
  2. Service to their chosen sport
  3. Attitude and commitment

REQUIREMENT FOR A CLUB SERVICE AWARD:

  1. Have been a club administrator (coach, manager, events co-ordinatior etc) and a member of the club for at least 2 years,
  2. Participated in Inter Club/ Inter Varsity competitions and studied during those 2 years.

REQUIREMENT FOR THE MAROON:

Must be the most outstanding sports person attending Murdoch for that year and exhibited moral force of character, leadership and an interest in his/her fellow Murdoch sportspersons.

APPLICATIONS AND CONDITIONS

Nominees must be nominated using the official application form Here

Please include:

  1. A summary of sporting achievements and club services in the current year (this will be used at the Sports Awards Evening)
  2. A brief sporting curriculum vitae to show that the individual has met the requirements for the award.
  3. A summary of club service over the period of time the individual has been a member of the club.
  4. Name, address and telephone number of one (1) referee who can comment on the applicant's sporting achievements.

Successful applicants will be advised of the Sports Council's decision. The awards will be presented at the Sports Awards Evening in October.

Please contact a Sports Officer on 9360 2318 if you have any further questions.