Coventry University Students’ Union’s Sports Ball is an annual event that showcases the achievements and successes of its sports clubs and their members. Every year the Sports Ball is a great success and brings all sports clubs together for one night of celebration.
The event will be taking place on Wednesday 17th May at Sports Connection; join us in celebrating sporting achievements here at CUSU. Tickets are just £30 and include: transport to and from the venue, a welcome drink, three course meal and free entry to the after party at The Empire. Buy your tickets now!
Best Club Leader
Awarded to an individual who has lead, organised and contributed to their sports club. To help improve the work of the club both on and off the field of play.
Best Individual Performance – Male and Female (2 awards)
This performance award will be given to an Individual who has excelled in their field of sport.
Best Small Club
Awarded to a club with fewer than 40 members that have had great participation in competition and recreational sport, introduced new members to the sport and remain financially sound.
Best Large Club
Awarded to a club with more than 40 members that have had great participation in competition and recreational sport, introduced new members to the sport and remain financially sound.
Team of the Year
Awarded to a non BUCS team that has succeeded in their competition throughout the year and displayed continuous commitment and dedication to developing as a team.
BUCS Team of the Year
Awarded to a BUCS team that has succeeded in their competition throughout the year and displayed continuous commitment and dedication to developing as a team.
Coach of the Year
Awarded to a coach that has developed their team(s) and shown commitment, dedication and loyalty to their club. This can be a paid or voluntary coach.
Ian Dunn Award for Service to Sport
Awarded to an individual who has dedicated their time towards developing sport at Coventry.
Sports Therapist of the Year
Awarded to a Sports Therapy student that has been reliable and professional in their treatment of students as well as dedicated to helping sports club(s) throughout the year.
Sports Activator of the Year
Awarded to a Sports Activator who has gone above and beyond in their role and has been an asset to the Sports Active program, engaging various students in sporting activity.
Awarded to a club committee that has fulfilled its roles and ensured that the club is run efficiently and effectively for the benefit of sustainability and student experience
Blues recognise outstanding sporting achievement by an individual.
Awarded to a student who has represented their sport at junior/ full international level whilst studying at Coventry University.
Awarded to a student who has competed in the World University Games (or equivalent) or represented English Universities whilst studying at Coventry University.
Awarded to a student who finishes in the top 4 in a BUCS or equivalent competition. (For an individual sport this must be in the Championship, for a team sport this must be in the Premiership).
Colours recognise individual final year students who have displayed commitment and worked exceptionally hard to make their sports club(s) run on a daily basis. Full Colours recognise committee members while Club Colours recognise non-committee members.
Full colours are awarded to a final year student who has been an active and dedicated committee member for at least 1 academic year and has gone above and beyond to benefit the club.
Awarded to a final year student who has been an active and dedicated member for the club and gone the extra mile to support the club for at least 1 academic year or more.