Held in the Premiership Suite at Leicester Tigers Welford Road Stadium on Thursday 18 May 2017, the #DMUsportAwards celebrated the historic 2016/17 season success of #TeamDMU.
The inagural event saw 10 gongs awarded from 'Committee of the Year', to 'Sportsman and woman of the Year' to the 'Special Recognition Award'. Nominees and winners are listed below.
Sports Awards general
Most Improved Club of the Year
Shortlist: DMU Running Club, DMU Sub Aqua Club, DMU Women's Rugby Club, DMU Squash Club and DMU Futsal Club.
Winner: DMU Sub Aqua Club
SA Sub Aqua
Community Club of the Year
Shortlist: DMU Lacrosse Club, DMU Equestrian Club, DMU Hockey Club.
Winner: DMU Equestrian Club
Committee of the Year
Shortlist: DMU Cycling Club, DMU Netball Club, DMU Swim and Tri Club and DMU Equestrian Club.
Winner: DMU Swim and Tri Club
SA Swim and Tri
Coach of the Year
Winner: Tom Fairhurst- DMU Squash Club
SA Tom Fairhurst
Non-British University and College Sports (BUCS) Team of the Year
Shortlist: DMU Taekwondo Club, DMU Dodgeball Club
Winner: DMU Taekwondo Club
Non-BUCS Team of the Year- Taekwondo
British University and College Sports (BUCS) Team of the Year
Shortlist: DMU Women's Hockey Club, DMU Men's Basketball Club 1st, DMU Netball Club 1st and DMU Men's Tennis Club 1st
Winner: DMU Men's Tennis Club 1st
Sportsman of the Year
Winner: Henry Clement- DMU Men's Rugby 1st
SA Henry Clement
Sportwoman of the Year
Winner: Grace Morgan- DMU Women's Football 1st
Sportswoman of the Year
Club of the Year
Winner: DMU Men's Rugby
Special Recognition Award
Winner: Niamh Bailey- Athletics
View all the images from the night on our Facebook page.