Wednesday 28 September 2016

Edinburgh International Conference Centre

Recognising success

Meet Scotland’s 2016 Olympians and Paralympians and enjoy a unique opportunity to hear first-hand about some of those spine tingling sporting moments that make our nation so proud.

Team Scotland is a term that embodies the pride of a nation, as we come together in the pursuit of sporting excellence. Never before have the people who drive and achieve success at all levels been brought together for a single night of celebration and recognition. Until now...

Your hosts

Enjoy an insight into the Olympic Games in Rio from Scotland’s very own Shirley Robertson OBE, double Olympic sailing gold medallist and TV presenter.


Be entertained and guided through the evening by the legendary Scottish comedian and presenter Fred MacAulay.

A night to remember

Be there for our brand new star studded awards ceremony when we will recognise the stunning achievements of individuals, schools, clubs and teams across the whole of Scottish sport. A memorable night of inspiration and entertainment.


The action will build to a crescendo with the presentation of the Emirates Lonsdale Trophy, awarded to the best of the best – the 2016 Scottish Sportsperson of the year.

Next stop Gold Coast

Next stop for Team Scotland’s Commonwealth Games athletes will be Gold Coast 2018. Find out how we are building on the huge success of Glasgow 2014 and how you can get behind the team as we aim to have our best ever overseas Games.

Our venue

Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

The impressive, world-class facilities at EICC will host this special evening of sporting celebrations, drinks reception, dinner and entertainment.

  • Meet and greet opportunities with Scottish athletes from Rio 2016.
  • Mingle with some of the biggest names in Scottish sport and business.
  • Late bar for those who want to continue the celebrations.

Commonwealth Games Scotland

Gannochy Sports Centre

University of Stirling