Tafisa awards

TAFISA RECOGNISES THAT THE GROWTH OF THE SPORT FOR ALL MOVEMENT, AND TAFISA ITSELF,
OVER THE LAST HALF CENTURY WOULD NOT HAVE BEEN POSSIBLE
WITHOUT SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS FROM INDIVIDUALS AND
ORGANISATIONS ACROSS THE GLOBE.

Awards

To honour those individuals and organizations, TAFISA established its Awards Scheme with categories as follows:

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TAFISA Jürgen Palm Award:

for individuals who have made a significant and long-term contribution to the field of international Sport for All and physical activity (SAPA)

TAFISA Pioneer of Sport for All:

for individuals who have made long term contributions to the field of SAPA on an international, regional, national or local level

TAFISA #TakeBackYourStreets Awards:

for events run by cities, communities and municipalities making excellent use of open and public spaces for physical activity.

TAFISA Triple AC – SportCityNet Awards:

for cities, communities and municipalities that showcase great work in the promotion of SAPA into their city setting.

TAFISA Honorary Membership:

for individuals who have contributed substantially and directly to the development of TAFISA over many years (particularly past Board Members)

TAFISA Friend for Life:

for individuals that have contributed significantly to the growth of TAFISA. Recipients of this award might include, for example, the heads or key contact of host organizations of major TAFISA events, sponsors or cooperating partners.

TAFISA Sustainability Award:

for organisations that have developed and successfully implemented sustainable interventions in the field of SAPA, in the following four areas:

  • People
  • Planet
  • Profit
  • Holistic
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Awards are typically granted as part of a TAFISA World Congress, or other prestigious event. Please note:

  • All TAFISA Members are welcome to nominate potential awardees for TAFISA Sustainability Awards,
  • All municipalities are welcome to submit their best Active City practices for consideration for a Triple AC – SportCityNet Award, and
  • Events must be registered with the #TakeBackYourStreets program for consideration for a #TakeBackYourStreets Award – Register here!
  • All award submissions and/or nominations must be received by the TAFISA office no later than six weeks prior to the coming TAFISA World Congress.

More information regarding the Awards Scheme and nomination forms can be found using the links below.