New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards

Recognising and celebrating excellence in New Zealand’s sport and recreation sector.

Excellence and outstanding achievement in sport and recreation was recognised on Monday, 11 April 2016 during the ninth annual New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards in Wellington.

    Congratulations to all our award winners

    Event Excellence Award
    ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, New Zealand Cricket

    Community Impact Award
    Kaiti Hill Mt Everest Challenge, Sport Gisborne Tairawhiti and Sean Shivnan Pharmacy

    Communication Excellence Award
    She Loves Golf, New Zealand Golf

    Innovation Excellence Award
    The Ultimate Waterman 2015, Surfing New Zealand

    High Performance Campaign Award
    All Blacks 2015 Rugby World Cup Campaign, New Zealand Rugby

    Sport Maker Award
    Patrick Rimene

    Commercial Partnership Award
    Winter Games NZ and Audi NZ

    C.K. Doig Leadership Award
    Brent Eastwood

    Lifetime Achievement Award recipients
    Kerry Clark OBE
    Steve McKean MNZM
    Katie Sadleir


    View more about each award here 

    NZ AGRC Logo Spec Sheet-1-presso version