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Hampton Roads Sports Commission to Host 2017 Hampton Roads Sports Awards Dinner

Hampton Roads, VA — Join the Hampton Roads Sports Commission, an affiliate of the Hampton Roads Chamber, in honoring our local sports industry at the Hampton Roads Sports Awards. Awards will be given out to sport organizations, facilities, writers/reporters, tourism partners and sports teams. A lot of award ceremonies honor the individual athlete, but at the Hampton Roads Sports Awards Dinner, we are recognizing the people who are behind the scenes. The ones that help create the best sporting event, experience or atmosphere for our local athletes and visiting guests. The awards dinner will take place on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel in Norfolk (777 Waterside Drive) from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. Our keynote speaker for this event will be Head Coach Bobby Wilder, Old Dominion University Football Team. Tickets to the dinner are $50 per person. For individual reservations, go to www.HamptonRoadsSports.org/sportsawards or call 757-664-2573.

“Sporting events are an important economic driver for the region. This event is designed to recognize those individuals and organizations who contribute the most to making Hampton Roads the best sporting community on the east coast. Kudos to the Hampton Roads Sports Commission for hosting it. It promises to be an enjoyable evening,” said Bryan K. Stephens, President & CEO, Hampton Roads Chamber.

Categories for the awards include:

Best sport league/organization
Best locally created event
Best sports facility
Best sports affiliate
Best tourism partner
Company MVP
Best Hometown Hero
Best high school/youth/travel team
Best collegiate/professional team
Best local sports writer
Best Sports Radio/TV Personality

There will be a plated dinner, cash bar and silent auction. Be sure to help us celebrate our local sports industry in Hampton Roads!

"It's important to the Hampton Roads Sports Commission that we recognize the people, organizations, teams, facilities, affiliates and media partners that make our region an outstanding sports destination. We are excited to host the first Sports Awards dinner and honored to have Coach Bobby Wilder as our keynote speaker," stated Lauren Bland, Executive Director of the Hampton Roads Sports Commission.

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