The Evening

The Leaders Sports Awards bring together 600 industry leaders from around the world for an unforgettable star-studded evening of entertainment and celebration. As well as recognising the best work and most talented individuals in sports biz, we also award a Lifetime Achievement Award to an individual who has left a lasting legacy on sport and the Community Award to a project that has used sport as a force for good.

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2018 Lifetime Achievement

The Lifetime Achievement Award was conceived by Leaders as a way of recognizing an individual who has changed a sport or organisation for good, who has challenged standards to reach new heights, who has inspired future generations and left a lasting legacy in sport.

The award, previously received by Arsène Wenger, Former Head Coach, Arsenal FC; Billy Beane, Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations, Oakland Athletics; Carlo Ancelotti, Head Coach, S.S.C. Napoli and Herbert Hainer, former Chief Executive Officer, Adidas, is presented annually to an individual who has led from the front and made an unparalleled impact on the sports industry across their career.



Leaders Sports Awards 2020

Twickenham Stadium
Throughout LeadersWeek.direct/

October 2020