basketballscotland operates an annual coaching awards programme for individual coaches who have shown effort, dedication and commitment throughout the season. The winners at each stage will be automatically entered into the next level of coaching awards offered:
To ensure the smooth transition from one level to the next, the coaching awards and criteria are very similar at each event. As coaches progress they will be competing with coaches from further afield and from different sports.
Find out more about the awards programmes below:
basketballscotland Regional Coaching Awards
basketballscotland operates an annual coaching awards programme for individual coaches who have shown effort, dedication and commitment throughout the season.
The following awards are offered:
- Young Persons Coach of the Region
- Regional Leagues Coach of the Region
- Young Coach of the Region
- Performance Development Coach of the Region
- Disability Coach of the Region
- Regional Special Recognition Award
Category winners will automatically be out forward to basketballscotlands National Volunteer Awards. The winner of the Ronnie Mather Contribution to Coaching award will automatically be put forward to sportscotlands Coaching Awards.
The Tayside and Fife, Highland and East awads are ongoing. The table will be updated once the winners have been selected.
|West||Tayside and Fife||Highland||East||Grampian|
|Young Coach||Lauren McKinlay||Callum O’Donnell||Rodger Watt||Steven Dickson||Michael Padua|
|Young Persons Coach||Robin Carmichael||Robin Paterson||Alison Maclean||Janie McBrierty||Daniel McKechnie|
|Regional Leagues Coach||Adrienne Hunter||Vaughan Wilson||Calum Anderson||Neil Connell||David Wylie|
|Performance Development Coach||Joshua Tackie||Russel Kesson||Ruaridh Maclennan||Neil Connell||Tony Shand|
|Special Recognition||John Campbell||Hector Barlow||Alan Macdonald||Luis Romero||Jessie Greig|
|Young Coach||Maxine Bell||Ally Vannet||Stacey MacDonald||Mark Stevenson||Jamie Alexander|
|Young Persons Coach||Mark Renny||Jordann
|Michael Sharky||Grant Dickson||/|
|Gerry O’Hare||Laura MacFarlane||Ruaradih MacLennan||Jeronimo Munoz||Callum Catto|
|Dave Evans||Paul Boath||Frazer Grant||Adrian Flynn||/|
|/||/||Tina Cumming||Ian Gordon||/|
2011/12 Nomination are now open. Ensure your nomination form is returned to sportscotland before the 14th of October 2012.
sportscotland is committed to recognising and rewarding coaches from across the country and the Coaching Awards gives you an opportunity to nominate your special coach for their fantastic work in the sports coaching industry! Learn more about the awards by watching this promotional video.
The categories are:
- Young person’s coach
- Young coach
- Performance coach
- Development coach
- Participation coach
- Disability coach
basketballscotland has been very successful in the past few years:
sportscotland Young Coach of the Year 2011: Frazer Grant
sportscotland Young Coach of the Year 2010: Ally Vannet
Details of the 11/12 nomination process will be available soon.
2012 Nominations are now open. Nominate before the 28th Sept.
Check out this promotional video, featuring Adrienne Hunter, 2011 Coach Educator of the Year Finalist.
The UK Coaching Awards honour sports coaches and coaching organisations who have demonstrated outstanding success over the previous 12 months.
Hosted by sports coach UK, the showpiece event is seen as one of the most prestigious within the industry. It raises the profile of coaches and the role they play in encouraging participation, performance and excellence.
Awards are made following a public nominations process and decision by an expert judging panel. There are seven awards categories for coaches and three awards made to organisations in support of coaching.
- Children’s Coach of the year
- Participation Coach of the Year
- Young Coach of the Year
- Performance Development Coach of the Year
- High Performance Coach of the Year
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- The Coaching Chain Award
- Coach Educator of the Year
- Governing Body of the Year
- Coaching Intervention of the Year
Adrienne Hunter was runner up for the Coach Educator of the Year in 2011.
Details of the 11/12 nominations process will be available soon.