The Irish Sport Industry Awards 2017

The Sport industry in Ireland supports 40,000 jobs, stimulates €1.9 billion in household spending and generates €1 billion in tourism receipts each year. The Sport Industry Awards are intended to recognize and reward excellence in the business of sport, while simultaneously highlighting the contribution of sport to Ireland Inc. An experienced and knowledgeable judging panel, drawn from both the sport and business communities, will determine the winners of the third annual Irish Sport Industry Awards 2018.
Details of venue and date to be confirmed.

For enquiries please contact :
Federation of Irish Sport
Phone : (01) 625 1155   Email :

The Categories

  1. Digital Engagement Community of the Year
  2. Diversity and Inclusion Award
  3. Campaign or Program of the Year
  4. Governing Body of the Year
  5. Local Spots Partnership of the Year
  6. Sports Event of the Year
  7. Best Commercial Partnership
  8. The Jimmy Magee Award for Sports Journalist of the Year
  9. Sports Business of the Year
  10. Sports Media Outlet of the Year
  11. Sporting Innovation of the Year
  12. Outstanding Achievement / Contribution by an Individual to Irish Sport

Bernard Brogan

President, Federation of Irish Sport

“As President, I am delighted to be associated with and serve as a brand ambassador for the Sport Industry Awards. We are so proud of our sporting heroes, but this is a chance to recognise the contribution of the people behind the scenes who work so passionately and diligently for the good of Irish sport. I would encourage everyone involved in sport to submit an entry to the variety of categories available.”