2022 Ball & Awards Night - Award Nominations Open




Gymnastics Victoria is proud to announce, nominations for the 2022 Gymnastics Victoria Coach, Club & Inclusion Awards are now open.

View the full list of awards below and use the links to submit a nomination to recoginse a colleague or member of our gymnastics community.

Club of the Year Awards

These awards recognise clubs that promote and demonstrate positive values, respond to community and social needs, and provide opportunities for participation and involvement in gymnastics. 

The awards are split into the following categories:

  • New Club of the Year (club established in 2021/2022)
  • Small Club of the Year (less than 399 participants)
  • Medium Club of the Year (between 400 and 299 participants)
  • Large Club of the Year (between 800 and 1199 participants)
  • Mega Club of the Year (more than 1200 participants)
  • 2022 Overall Club of the Year (selected by Awards Committee from the winners of the above awards)
Submit a nomination for 'Club of the Year' here.

Competitive Coach/Coaching Team of the Year Awards

This award recognises a competitive coach, or team of competitive coaches, who promote and demonstrate positive values, develop competitive athletes, and provide a safe and inclusive environment of all athletes. 

The awards are split into the following categories

  • Competitive Coach/Coaching Team of the Year:
    • Small Club (less than 399 participants)
    • Medium Club (between 400 and 299 participants)
    • Large Club (between 800 and 1199 participants)
    • Mega Club (more than 1200 participants)
  • High Performance Coach/Coaching Team of the Year
Submit a nomination for 'Coach / Coaching Club of the Year' here.

Recreational Coach/Coaching Team of the Year Awards

This award recognises a recreational coach, or team of recreational coaches, who promote and demonstrate positive values, support participants to develop fundamental skills and provide a safe and inclusive environment for all athletes.

The awards are split into the following categories

  • Recreational Coach/Coaching Team of the Year:
    • Small Club (less than 399 participants)
    • Medium Club (between 400 and 299 participants)
    • Large Club (between 800 and 1199 participants)
    • Mega Club (more than 1200 participants)

Submit a nomination for 'Recreational Coach / Coaching Club of the Year' here.

Inclusive Initiative of the Year Award

This award recognises a club that has implemented an inclusive initiative, program, or event which promotes and supports the inclusion of underrepresented groups in the sport of gymnastics. 

Submit a nomination for 'Inclusive Initiative of the Year' here.

Inclusive Leader of the Year (Club or Person) Awards

This award recognises a club or individual who champions inclusion in their community, demonstrating leadership and promoting safe, inclusive, and welcoming experiences in gymnastics.

Submit a nomination for 'Inclusive Leader of the Year of the Year' here.

Gymnast with Disability of the Year Award

This award recognises a gymnast with disability who has shown a high level of commitment to gymnastics, acted as a role model, and achieved outstanding results at State, national, international, or elite level.
Submit a nomination for 'Gymnast with a Disability of the Year' here.

Service to Gymnastics Award

This award recognises volunteer personnel who, through their personal contribution, have enhanced the development of Gymnastics Victoria. 
Submit a nomination for 'Service to Gymnastics' here.

Outstanding Contribution Awards (All Gymsports)

This award recognises individuals for their significant contribution to a gymsport. 
Submit a nomination for 'Outstanding Contribution' here.

All nominations will close at 11:00 PM (AEST) on Thursday 6 September 2022.

Selection Process and Results

Award winners will be determined in accordance with the Gymnastics Victoria Award Criteria and Process Guidelines  with award winners will be announced at the 2022 Gymnastics Victoria Ball & Awards Night, Saturday 19 November 2022, at Marvel Stadium.  

If you have any questions about the awards, selection process or the 2022 Gymnastics Victoria Ball & Awards Night, please email [email protected]

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