Local athletes to be recognised at 2022 Gold Coast Sports Star Awards

Gold Coast athletes will be recognised for their achievements at the 53rd Gold Coast Sports Star Awards on Friday 8 July.

Seven major awards will be announced at the gala event at RACV Royal Pines Resort, including the Daphne Pirie Spirit of Sport Medal.

Sports Gold Coast Chairman Geoff Smith encouraged locals to show their support for our athletes by purchasing tickets to attend the event.


“It is important that the Gold Coast gets behind both its elite and community sport clubs for this event,” he said.

“This event helps the Gold Coast shape its sporting identity. We celebrate the achievements of sports stars, but also recognise the unsung heroes and volunteers who make sport happen in our region.

“Acknowledging our successes and uniting the sporting community is so important to the future planning of sports projects in the city. The 53rd Gold Coast Sports Star Awards will look ahead to what we can achieve, as much as it looks back on what we’ve achieved so far.”

The Gold Coast Sports Star Awards is a collaboration between not-for-profit organisation Sports Gold Coast and Gold Coast Sporting Hall of Fame, which was established in 1999 to protect the city’s ultra-rich sporting heritage.

For more information and to purchase tickets for the 2022 Gold Coast Sports Star Awards, visit: sportsgoldcoast.com.au/