Best Sporting Event

Scotland is the Perfect Stage for sporting events. From local community sports events to large scale one off competitions, Scotland really knows how to put on a show! This new category is open to any sporting event involving a sporting activity whether it is a participating or spectator event which inspires and involves all guests, whether local or visiting and provides a platform for Scotland to show off its greatest features.

Who should enter?

Organisers of new or established local, regional or international sporting events of any size.  Please note that the event must have taken place within twelve months of the application date and outcomes should be known at the time of submission.

What the judges are looking for:

Evidence of media attention, local collaborations and the benefits to Scotland’s visitor economy. What made your event a success, what was innovative new and different? Evidence that provides both qualitative and quantitative measures.