The Full Blue Award is given to an outstanding student engaged in sport who has gained recognition and brought acclaim to Robert Gordon University and RGU:Union by achieving exceptional results in their chosen sporting activity.
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The Half Blue Award is given to an excellent student who has achieved consistently high level of performance within their chosen sport.
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The Recognition Award is given to any sports club member who has given outstanding service to their club thorugh hard work, dedication and continued service. The recipiebt should have contributed to the operation and development of the club on a voluntary basis for a minimum of two years.
Fresher of the Year
The Fresher of the Year Award is given to recognise the most successful first year student involved in sporting activities. The student should demonstrate a high level of competative sporting success in their first year. They should also have become heavily involved within their chosen club and show commitment to supporting the club in the future.
Sport Personality of the Year
The Sport Personality of the Year Award is presented to the student who has achieved the greatest indiviudal sporting success over the past year. The student must compete at an extremely high competative level and bring recognition to Robert Gordon University and RGU:Union for their achievements.
President's Performance of the Year
The President's Performance of the Year Award is bestowed upon an indiviudual student, team or club whom the student President (Sport and Physical Activity) at RGU:Union believes has had an outstanding single achievement from the past year.
Volunteer of the Year
The Volunteer of the Year Award is presented to any individual involved in an RGU:Union sports club or through the Volunteer for Sport scheme, who has made an outstanding contribution to developing sport at the university or in the community.
Club of the Year
The Club of the Year Award is presented to the sports club demmed t be the most successful in all areas in the past year. The club should demonstrate regular participating levels and a significant effort to fundraise throughout the entire year.
There should be noticeable development within the club through achievements in competitions, increased participating and community involvement. The club should also have a healthy relationship with all members, encourages student involvement and engagement both on a sporting and social level.
Team of the Year
The Team of the Year Award is given to the team who has achieved the greatest competative success throughout the year. The team should be able to prove successes in Scottish Students Sport or BUCS leagues and cups, as well as any other competitions.
The team is expected t have fulfilled all of their competative fixtures throughout the year and have attended, where possible, all of their alloacted training slots.
Best New Club or Team
The Best New Club or Team Award is given to a club which has demonstrated high levels of participation, good club development and sustainablity within their first year as a sports club.
Most Improved Club
The Most Improved Club Award is given to the club who has shown the greatest improvements over the year. This would include improvements in participation, fundraising and competative success, as well as significant club development.
Volunteering Hours Awards
Any individual who is involved in running a sports club or team, or involved in the Volunteer for Sport scheme, is entitled to be awarded volunteering hours awards. Any work undertaken as part of SPAT team, on a committee for a club, organising fundraising events and more is eligeable for volunteering awards from RGU:Union.
Awards are given for any volunteering from ten hours, all the way to one thousand hours and more, whether this is within RGU or elsewhere. All students have to do is click here to download the Volunteering Hours Submit Form and complete it and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Find out more about logging volunteering hours, and how you can get it added to your university transcript by clicking here.