Sports Achiever Of The Year Awards 2017


The SAOTY awards are to be celebrated on Tuesday 5th December [Date Corrected] and we need your club nominations now.

Please click Here to download a 2017 SAOTY nomination form and return it to Marie Collins MBE a.s.a.p.



The 2016 SAOTY Awards

The 2016 SAOTY awards were held at Shenley Leisure Centre on 6th December 2016 (pictures and awards can be found here) and we are extremely grateful to the following sponsors during another great year in sport throughout Milton Keynes.

  • Mark Taylor CEO of Shenley Leisure Centre – who assist us with
    • Use of a Meeting Room for our monthly committee meetings
    • Use of the Meeting Hall for hosting our presentations
  • Evolution International
    • for their fantastic media work throughout the year and in preparation for this evenings event.
  • Milton Keynes Community Foundation – who assist us with
    • Football Level 1 Coaching Courses
    • First Aid and Safeguarding Children Courses
  • The National Hockey Foundation Trust – who assist us with
    • our ongoing ability to support local affiliated clubs with grant funding
  • LEAP  (MK & Bucks Sports Partnership) – who assist us with
    • coaching education and training programmes
    • coaching financial assistance – they can provide up to 75% of coaching course costs through bursaries.

Coaching Quote: The 1st contact between a club member or child  and their coach has a lasting impression whether they stay involved in sport and how far they progress  along their own pathway. A good coach makes their players see what they can be, rather than what they are.

  • Business World Services Printing – who assist us with our Programme for the Evening.

Once again, please click Here for more information of the 2016 Awards ceremony, and click the link below for the MK-Citizen feature.


Community Asset Fund:

Community Asset Fund:

This is a great opportunity to gain support and funding (between £5,000 – £150,000) from Sport England to help improve existing facilities (e.g. new flood lights, changing room upgrades etc.), to increase opportunities for more people to play sport and to become active in MK. Funding round due to open in January 2017.

Vicki Clark

Sports Development Officer

01908 253229  /   07903 324182

Milton Keynes Council | Community Facilities | Saxon Court| 502 Avebury Boulevard | Milton Keynes | MK9 3HS



Find A Club Update

sport-mk-logo1The SportMK ‘Find-A-Club’ page has been updated with the latest contacts, emails and web-links.

If you are interested in joining a club, this is a good place to start (here)

If you are an affiliated club representative, please review your club details and contact us (here) for any corrections.



Congratulations to our Sports Achievers !


This has proven to be another good year for Sports Club Members affiliated to SportMK and some really great achievements have been seen.

Our monthly awards have been given to a variety of sports this year including Karting, Gymnastics, Squash, Ice-Hockey, Bowls, Golf, Athletics and Cross-Country (school sports)

Why not visit our SAOTM Page and find out more !


Please Sponsor MOTO the Monkey for Sport Relief

MOTO the Monkey

Hi everyone

I am MOTO the Monkey, club mascot of MK BMX Racing Club.

I’m taking part in the MK Sport Relief Mile on 20 March and am looking for your support. Well, I’m not, but Sport Relief is. Sport Relief needs all the help it can get and monkeys must play their part…….

Please visit me at the link below and let’s make a difference!

Many, many thanks for reading this. MOTO’s start time is 11 am and heavens knows how long it will take me to complete a Mile!

Shouldn’t be difficult to spot me if you want to come along and support. Many, many thanks.

 MOTO the Monkey