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Army Sports Awards: All The Atmosphere Of The Night At Sandhurst

Watch the inspirational Army Sports Awards at RMA Sandhurst where the top Army athletes have been honoured

It has been an impressive year for Army sport, with athletes, coaches, teams and leaders all working together on the path to victory during 2019. 

Here, their phenomenal sporting achievements have been honoured in a glittering ceremony at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. 

Over the course of the evening, guests enjoyed a mouthwatering three course meal and had a chance to congratulate and be congratulated for their achievements as the awards ceremony unfolded.

Categories for the awards included: Team Of The Year, Sportswoman Of The Year, Sportsman Of The Year and Lifetime Achievement Award.

 

Gen Sir Mark Carleton. Credit BFBS

There were some high profile sporting guests among the crowd including Joe Townsend, a former Royal Marine Commando, 2014 Invcitus Games gold medal winner Steph Twell, who represented Great Britain at the 2008 and 2016 Olympics, and Millie Bright, a footballer who competed at the 2019 World Cup on the England team. 

Congratulations to all those who received awards.

You can follow the night as it unfolded right here with Forces Network, by taking a look at our updates and watch a stream of the event above.

An Army Sports Awards Highlights Show will be broadcast on Forces TV on Monday, November 25, at 12:30pm GMT and 5.30pm GMT, and also on BFBS TV at 6.30pm GMT on Friday, November 22.