Australian Sport Awards

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The Australian Sport Awards are the annual awards for Australian sports people administered by the Confederation of Australian Sport.

The awards commenced in 1980 with the male and female athlete of the year, young male and female athlete of the year, young Australian team of the year, coach of the year and sports executive of the year. In 2006 there were 22 awards for individuals, teams, masters and disabled athletes, sporting organizations and media. The highest award is the Dawn Fraser award, first given in 2000. The award is presented by Fraser to an Australian who has achieved international success in sport and who has made a significant contribution to the Australian community.

The list of Awards includes:

Major Award[edit]

  • Dawn Fraser Award

Gold Awards[edit]

  • Male Athlete of the Year
  • Female Athlete of the Year
  • National Team of the Year
  • International Team of the Year
  • Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability

Silver Awards[edit]

  • Young Australian Male Athlete of the Year
  • Young Australian Female Athlete of the Year
  • Young Australian Team of the Year
  • Coach of the Year
  • Sport Executive of the Year
  • Official of the Year
  • Sport Media Award
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Community Leadership Award
  • Masters Athlete of the Year
  • Masters Team of the Year
  • Sport Tourism Award
  • Information Technology Award

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