Major Awards

Yves Titley – Featured here in the purple Team Yukon jacket was our Coach of the Year in 2018-19

Sport Yukon’s Major Awards Program

2020 nominations for our Major Awards Program is now open!  Deadline for submission is January 22nd, 2021.  Click on the forms below for more information.  The 2020 event will be presented online.  More details TBA soon.  Nominations can be emailed to

Award Nomination Criteria & Forms


Major Award Nomination Form – Coach of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – Team of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – Administrator of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – National Territorial Female Athlete of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – National Territorial Male Athlete of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – International Female Athlete of the Year

Major Award Nomination Form – International Male Athlete of the Year

Nomination Year:

Award nominations are considered for an outstanding performance or series of performances from January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020.

Who May Nominate:

Sport governing bodies, community sport and recreation associations, and other related clubs, groups, organizations or individuals that are active for Sport Yukon. If the sport governing body does not submit the nomination they will be contacted to determine their degree of support for the nomination.


Open to athletes/volunteers who make their primary home in the Yukon and are members in good standing with their associated sport governing body.  Athletes who live temporarily in other provinces for training or education purposes are products of our territorial sport development system, are also eligible for nomination, as are athletes who originally came from other provinces, provided their primary residence is declared as being in the Yukon.

International Criteria:

This category is intended for athletes who have competed for Canada in major international events sanctioned by the National Sport Governing Body such as, but not limited to the Olympics, Commonwealth Games, Pan-American Games or World Junior/Senior Championships.

This category does not include the Arctic Winter Games or the North American Indigenous Games.

Once an athlete has competed for Canada in this category they become ineligible for an award in the Territorial/National category unless competing in an entirely different sport.

Team Criteria:

A number of individual athletes associated together in the same event. Athletes must compete as a team and cannot compete in individual categories in the same sport.

Click here for our 2020 Sport Yukon Major Award Winners!!

Click here for our 2019 Sport Yukon Major Award Winners!

Major Award Winner History

 List of Past Winners