Young Scot Awards 2017

Nominations for the Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards 2017 are now open - get your thinking caps on to nominate a young orienteer or group by 27th Feb!

02nd Feb 17

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Since its launch in 2006 the Awards have celebrated the inspirational contributions of thousands of young Scots who have made a real difference to communities across Scotland.

sportscotland are proud sponsors of the Sport Award, and we need you to help nominate a young person who you feel has greatly excelled within your sporting community.

Perhaps you know a young person who has inspired others with their extraordinary sporting achievements? They might have excelled in their chosen sport at a local, national or even global level? They might spend all their free time coaching others or sit on a committee that helps make decisions on the management on their club?

Please note, nominations are not restricted to one person. You may also choose to nominate a sport club or a group of young people whom you feel has made an inspirational contribution to their sporting community.


Previous winners of this category are:

2016 - Gordon Reid

2015 - Lynsey Sharp

2014 - Team GB Women's Curling Team

2013 - Samantha Kinghorn

2012 - Gavin Drysdale

2011 - Adam Melville

2010 – Islam Feruz

2009 - Kevin Stewart

2008 - Lianne Runndell

2007 - Steven Naismith


Nominations close on 27th February. To nominate head to:


For more information on the Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards:

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by Sarah Hobbs