Every year England Netball host a National celebration for volunteers who have delivered outstanding contributions to enriching lives through netball across the country. The annual celebration event is called the Vitality Goalden Globes Volunteer Awards and brings together over 400 members of the Netball Family.
To be invited to this prestigious event you would need to have been considered through one of the following two options:
Individuals who have been nominated, won and meet all criteria for one of eight categories of local awards:
- Outstanding Netball Club Award
- Unsung Hero Award
- Grassroots Coach Award
- Sheelagh Redpath Grassroots Official Award
- Young Volunteer Award
- Mary Bulloch Administrator Award
- Muriel McNally Award
- Teacher Award
Individuals who have been shortlisted within one of the following National Award categories:
- Inclusion and Diversity Award
- Rose Award
- Long Service Award
Keep a close eye on this section of the website throughout December as you will soon be able to download the nomination forms and find more about the 2020 Regional and National events to be part of celebrations.
In addition to the annual celebrations we have other local recognition schemes that your Regional office and or local Netball Development Officer can help you learn more about which include:
Pass on Your Passion which is a recognition scheme for volunteers between 12 – 25 years old
Volunteer of the Moment which is a “thank you” scheme for you to recognise the contributions of local volunteers who go over and above what their role requires them to do.
2020 Vitality Goalden Globes Netball Volunteer Awards
The 2020 Vitality Goalden Globe Netball Volunteer Awards will take place in July and nominations are now open! If you know someone who deserves some recognition for the fabulous work they do in netball please nominate them now.
2019 Vitality Goalden Globes Awards
For the 2019 Goalden Globes Awards, volunteers from across the country came together under one roof for an evening of glitz and glamour to recognise the outstanding contributions they make to our sport. Take a look through the photos from the event.
Hall of Fame
The Hall of Fame celebrates individuals who have reached the highest honours in their respective fields whether that be playing, coaching, officiating or board members.
Honorary Life Members
Honorary Life Membership is awarded to those who have provided exceptional service to the sport at a national level. Take a look through our incredible list of Honorary Life Members!