Sports Awards: nomination of the Paralympic athletes and coaches
This year, the former laureates will be the stars of the “Sports Awards”. They elected the best athletes in the “Coach” and “Paralympic Athlete” categories. The big winners will be in the spotlight on December 13, 2020 during the live broadcast “Sports Awards: the crème de la crème of the past 70 years”. Check this news and more on Kenleaks Magazine.
For 70 years, the big names in Swiss sport have been honored at the “Sports Awards”. We are looking for the number 1 among all the winners for the 2020 edition. The best athletes in the Sports, Sports, Coach, Paralympic Athlete and Team categories will be named on December 13 during the live broadcast “Sports Awards – The crème de la crème of the past 70 years”. The public will discover from 8:05 p.m. on SRF 1, RTS 2 and RSI LA 2 which of the winners designated since the beginning of the Sports Awards in 1950 will be the absolute number 1.
The nominees in the categories “Paralympic athlete” and “Coach”
The Sports Awards Academy formed in 2020 is the nominating authority. The 120 people who make up this jury have all already had the “Sports Awards” trophy in their hands. The voters have already selected the winners of the past 70 years competing in particular for the title of best Paralympic athlete. Thus, during the live broadcast, one of the following three legends will become the best athlete in Swiss Paralympic sport:
– Heinz Frei , athletics – Marcel Hug , athletics – Edith Wolf-Hunkeler , athletics
The Sports Awards Academy also made its choice in the Coach category. So far, 34 personalities have held the title of Coach of the Year – on December 13, 2020, one of them will become the best coach in the history of the Sports Awards. Here are the three nominees:
– Arno Del Curto , ice hockey – Jean-Pierre Egger , athletics – Karl Frehsner , alpine skiing
Online voting for the best team is still open until December 2
Between now and December 2, the public will still be able to participate in the designation of the best team on sports-awards.ch . Six teams were nominated, a top 6 selected upstream by the Sports Awards Academy. All the teams that have been awarded since the first prize-giving ceremony in the “Team” category were in the running. During the live broadcast, viewers will be able to participate by e-voting in the designation of the best athlete of the past 70 years. The winners, all categories combined, will be rewarded live during the TV show.
Musical entertainment with legendary sports anthems
Debates, retrospectives and musical interludes will also be on the program of the Sports Awards 2020. And since the event will be dedicated to the best athletes of the last 70 years, famous musical pieces accompanying the sporting events of the time will be presented to honor, as the immortal “Eye Of The Tiger” from 1982. Swiss hard rock band Gotthard will delight their fans with a cover of the Rocky III soundtrack and thrills will be guaranteed with Whitney Houston’s big hit ” One Moment In Time “, performed by Fabienne Louves and Licia Chery. This 1982 Olympic anthem – which many sportsmen associate with special emotional moments – describes the importance of believing in yourself and surpassing yourself to reach the top.