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The Alberta Sport Awards program honours extraordinary Albertan athletes, teams, coaches and officials. There are 5 annual and biennial awards.

Athlete, team and coach of the year awards

These awards will be based on 2021 results.

  • U21 Male and Female (Junior) Athlete and Team of the Year
  • Over 21 Male and Female (Open) Athlete and Team of the Year
  • Coach of the Year

Sport recognition awards

These awards celebrate the impact of coach developers and officials in Alberta. These awards are presented biennially – 2022, 2024 and 2026.

  • Don Watts Coach Developer Award
  • Official of the Year


You can nominate a coach, athlete, team or official using our Alberta Sports Award online form

Deadline for nominations

Submit your nominations before Thursday, July 7, 2022.

Past recipients

Athlete and Team recipients from 2002 to the present

Sport recognition awards recipients, 1987 to 2019


Connect with Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Branch:

Email: [email protected]

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