2019 Finalists

2019 PRESTIGE AWARDS FINALISTS 

(in alphabetical order)

 

CSTA CANADIAN SPORT EVENT OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: Québec Destination affaires

Group A: budget greater than $1 million

  • 106th Grey Cup and 2018 Grey Cup Festival, (Edmonton, Alta.)
  • 2018 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships, (Vancouver, B.C.)
  • 2018 Ford World Women's Curling Championship, (North Bay, Ont.)

Group B: budget less than $1 million

  • 2018 Canada 55+ Games, (Saint John, N.B.)
  • 2018 WBSC Junior Men's Softball World Championship, (Prince Albert, Sask.)
  • Curl for Canada 2019 (Leduc, Alta.)

 

CSTA INTERNATIONAL SPORT EVENT OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: CBC Sports

  • FISE World Series Edmonton 2018, (Edmonton, Alta.)
  • HSBC Canada Sevens, (Vancouver, B.C.)
  • Red Bull Crashed Ice Edmonton, (Edmonton, Alta.)

 

CSTA CANADIAN SPORT EVENT SPONSORSHIP INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: Adup Display

  • Shaw Communications Inc., 106th Grey Cup and Grey Cup Festival 2018, (Edmonton, Alta.)
  • Sobeys Inc. & Michelin Corporate Foundation, Special Olympics Canada 2018 Summer Games,(Antigonish, N.S.)
  • TKNL Experience makers, Canada Cup of Judo 2018, (Montréal, Qué.)

 

CSTA SPORT EVENT VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: Edmonton Events

  • Barb Curry, Volunteer Co-Chair, 2018 Canada 55+ Games, (Saint John, N.B.)
  • Bernadette McIntyre, 2018 Tim Hortons Brier; 2018 CP Women's Open; 2018 Mastercard Memorial Cup,  (Regina, Sask.)
  • Jen Stark, Head of Junior Volunteers, Head of Game Scores and Spirit Scores Reporting, WFDF 2018 World Masters Ultimate Club Championships, (Winnipeg, Man.)

 

CSTA SPORT TOURISM ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: WestJet

  • Edmonton Events, (Edmonton, Alta.)
  • Government of Nova Scotia - Events Nova Scotia
  • Sport Hosting Vancouver, (Vancouver, B.C.)

 

CSTA SPORT EVENT LEGACY OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: ConnectOnCampus

  • 9th Down Syndrome World Swimming Championships 2018, (Truro, N.S.)
  • HSBC Canada Sevens, (Vancouver, B.C.)

 

CSTA SPORT TOURISM RISING STAR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Presented by: Sport Durham

  • Andréanne Paquet, Manager, Sports Market – Tourisme Montréal, (Montréal, Qué.)
  • Harvey Hubball, Business Development, Sport & Events – Tourism Kelowna, (Kelowna, B.C.)
  • Laurel Lea, Tourism Officer, City of Charlottetown – SCORE, (Charlottetown, P.E.I.)

 


 

 

For information on how to nominate next year, contact awards@canadiansporttourism.com.

For media inquiries, contact Barb MacDonald, CSTA Communications Consultant at bmacdonald@canadiansporttourism.com