The sporting achievements of talented local people were recognised at the eighth annual Eastleigh Sports Awards held on Thursday 8 February 2017 in the Ageas Ballroom at the four-star hotel, Hilton at the Ageas Bowl.
The awards evening was organised by Eastleigh’s Sport and Physical Activity Alliance (SPAA). Lou Gittens, Chair of the Eastleigh SPAA, and ex-Saint Francis Benali, the Alliance’s Official Ambassador officially opened the event, which was compered by former Hampshire cricketer and BBC Radio Solent presenter, Kevan James.
Guests were also treated to inspirational talk from Serena Vincent, who was later crowned Junior Sportsperson of the Year for the second consecutive year, and an explosive performance from Dynamo Gymnastics.
Winners of the Eastleigh Sports Awards 2017 Gallery
Highlights from the evening
Congratulations to all the winners and shortlisted nominees.
Thank you to sponsors, those who nominated, speakers and all who attended to make this event a celebration of sport and physical activity in Eastleigh.
With thanks to Chris Balcombe Photography