June 21, 2022

BBC partners with sport positive summit to launch new green awards

The BBC has partnered with Sport Positive Summit for the first BBC Green Sport Awards to accelerate positive climate action and protect the future of global sport. The awards will celebrate sports individuals and organisations from around the world that contribute to creating a greener and more sustainable planet.

There are five award categories.

Teamwork Award

Ambition & Impact Award

Evergreen Athlete 2022

Athlete of the Year

Young Athlete of the Year

Two of the awards are now open for nomination until the 31 July and organisations can be put themselves forward to be recognised for their dedication to sustainability.  All award winners will be announced on the BBC Sport Website on the 4 October and will also be featured in the BBC Green Sport Awards 2022 programme.

Our commitment to being a sustainable sports leader

The sports industry has made significant progress in its efforts to help reduce the impact of its events on the world around us, supporting a more sustainable planet for future generations. We welcome events such as the BBC Green Sport Awards, which help to share and encourage individuals and organisations to make greener choices, and we are excited to see the winners announced later in the year.

At Travel Places we believe that sport has the power to promote real change. Proudly certified for ISO 20121:2012 Sustainable Event Management, we help our clients make better decisions to reduce emissions and achieve more sustainable movements, helping to reduce the impact of their travel choices on the environment. By measuring and reviewing the environmental impact of our clients’ movements, it allows us to continue to improve the sustainability of our services and demonstrate our commitment to being a leader in the field of sustainable sports travel management.

Read more about the awards and submit a nomination: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/61495217

Find out more about how we can support your business in the sustainable event management services pages of our website.

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