Blues Awards

The annual celebration of student sport at the University of Bath

2023 Blues Awards

The 2023 Blues Award winners have now been finalised. Congratulations to all the award winners. You will have received your invite via your email address and tickets can be purchased below. We look forward to seeing you on April 26th 2023 at the world famous Roman Baths and Pump Rooms. 

  • Blues Awards Ticket 2023 - for Awardees£25.00
  • Blues Awards Ticket 2023 - for Guests£65.00

Please click here to view the criteria for applications.

Closing date for nominations is 09:30 Monday 20 February 2023.

Please note people are able to nominate themselves for all awards and do not require to be nominated by someone on their behalf.

Due to Covid we have had to make some changes to the awards and how you apply including the following:

  • When completing the form for Ribbon, Colour, Half Blue and Full Blue please note the section where you must add in fixtures/competition details. In order to complete this section and include the Covid year as part of your application please follow the below instructions:
    • For those of you that were lucky enough to have taken part in some fixtures/competitions during the Covid year please add in the details as you would for all other years.
    • If even with the above fixtures/competitions attended you still haven’t met the criteria and were unable to due to Covid cancelling the other parts of your season. Please do still follow instructions in point above for any you did attend and then please also follow the instructions in the point below for the fixtures/competitions you didn’t get to attend.
    • If you have been unable to take part in any fixtures/competitions in the covid year please include just one line in the fixture/competition details
      • select the 2020-21 year
      • select any date from the year
      • select the team you believe you would have played for
      • in opposition/event detail box include the league you would have entered or the event(s) you would have attended in relation to the criteria
      • Played? Select No
      • Reason? Type Covid
      • In Box underneath named ‘Additional fixtures and injury/absence information’ please provide any other info regarding you missing out due to covid, ie. ‘No league games played at all due to BUCS cancelling season, but I would have anticipated selection for each game.’ (more info the better in this box!)

Any queries regarding any of the awards please contact the Blues staff team by emailing and allow plenty of time prior to the deadline to raise any questions. We will not be able to extend the deadline under any circumstances. Note staff do not work weekends so will not be available for queries over this period.

Any forms that are submitted incomplete may result in rejection by the Blues Committee with no opportunity to appeal with the Committees decision being final. So please read the criteria carefully before submitting your nomination.

The Blues Committee will be meeting at the end of February to discuss all nominations and decide on all award winners. Winners will then be sent invites via email to the evening on Wednesday 26th April 2023. Anyone who is unsuccessful will also be informed via email in due course.