Sport Industry Awards 2020 - Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT ARE THE KEY DATES?
Entries open: Now!
Entries and digital supporting information deadline: 5pm on Thursday 28th November 2019
Physical supporting information deadline: 5pm on Thursday 5th December 2019
Official Shortlist announcement: Friday 7th February 2020
Sport Industry Shortlisted: Thursday 5th March 2020 (the invitation-only event for those who make the Official Shortlist)
Agency of the Year Visits: Thursday 19th March 2020 (see Agency of the Year criteria)
Winners announcement: Thursday 30th April 2020 at the Sport Industry Awards
I'M NOT SURE WHICH CATEGORY TO ENTER?
Once you have created your account here and verified your account, we would encourage you to read the criteria for each category under the ‘Categories & Entry form questions’ tab to see which one(s) are right for you. If you're still not sure, please feel free to call the Sport Industry Group team on +44 (0)207 240 7700 who will be happy to help.
HOW DO I ENTER?
Click to apply here where you will find all the information you need on the entry process.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ENTER?
Each entry costs £355 + VAT, with the exception of Agency of the Year which costs £455 + VAT, in order to cover the costs of the additional Judging Day.
WHAT IS THE JUDGING PERIOD FOR THE WORK ASSESSED?
All entries will be judged on performance between 30th November 2018 and 28th November 2019.
WHAT SUPPORTING INFORMATION CAN BE SUPPLIED?
A maximum of 3 pieces of supporting information can be supplied per entry.
This is what brings your entry to life, so think carefully about what you provide. It can comprise of whatever you think will best provide context and detail, as well as give some colour to the overall entry if appropriate.
It could be a supporting video, printed materials or activation elements and everything in between. Remember that the supporting information should be about your work and relate specifically to your entry.
Please note that due to the volume of entries we are unable to return any physical supporting information.
WHO ARE THE JUDGES AND HOW ARE THE AWARDS JUDGED?
WILL I RECEIVE FEEDBACK IF MY ENTRY IS NOT SHORTLISTED?
We collate feedback from notes made by EY, who oversee the entire Judging Process, and can provide feedback on request.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ATTEND?
A number of table packages are available, click here for more information.
WHEN AND WHERE DOES THE EVENT TAKE PLACE?
The Sport Industry Awards will take place on Thursday 30th April 2020 at Battersea Evolution in London – Chelsea Bridge Gate, Battersea Park, London SW8 4NW.
WHAT ARE THE TIMINGS FOR THE EVENING?
6.30pm: Champagne Reception / VIP Reception
7.30pm: Dinner & Awards
11.00pm: After Party
WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE?
The Sport Industry Awards is a Black Tie event.
WHERE CAN I STAY NEARBY?
We would recommend the following hotels:
The Chelsea Harbour Hotel (5*) www.millenniumhotels.com/en/london/the-chelsea-harbour-hotel
Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel (4*) www.pestana.com
IS THERE CAR PARKING AVAILABLE AT THE VENUE?
There is no car parking available at the venue, however there is a car park two minutes’ walk away which is free of charge from 5pm – Chelsea Car Park, Chelsea Bridge Gate, Battersea Park, London SW8 4NW.
CAN'T FIND WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR?
Please call the Sport Industry Group team on +44 (0)207 240 7700 with any further questions.