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The Speedway Australia Night of Champions at the Gold Coast Convention Centre on Saturday 20 June 2020 will feature the fifth annual Australian Speedway Awards.

The Awards recognize those who have excelled over the past season including competitors, officials, volunteers, speedway photographers, events and venues.

The event also includes the ninth induction into the Australian Speedway Hall of Fame. This prestigious recognition celebrates those members of the speedway community who have contributed over a longer period of time, either on or off the track.

Nominations closed on Thursday April 30, 2020.

Award Categories

Track of the Year
Is the Speedway venue judged to be the best in the country, both on and off the track during the 2019/20 season. Criteria considered will include the facility itself, the race meetings undertaken, marketing and promotion, and the processes and management structures in place.
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Most Improved Track of the Year
Is the Speedway that has undertaken the best efforts to improve their speedway experience for competitors and fans. Criteria considered will include facility enhancements, better race meetings, field size and quality, marketing and promotion, process and management improvements.
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Official/Volunteer of the Year
The track or racing division official who has made the worthiest contribution to the sport in the past 12 months.
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Photographer of the Year
The licensed speedway photographer who has captured in season 2019/20 a high quality and action packed portfolio of 6 shots.
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Promotional Item of the Year
A single item that is judged to be the best at achieving its goal of promoting the sport or part of during the 2019/20 season. Eligible items include books and magazines, posters, T-Shirts, advertisements, electronic marketing of any description, and any other physical item that assists with speedway promotion.
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Innovation of the Year
Recognition of a new idea that pushes the envelope, ensuring the sport of speedway continues to move forward. It could be a technical advancement released in the 2019/20 season, a promotional concept that came to fruition, or anything else that is genuinely new and exciting within the sport.
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Competitor of the Year: Open Wheel, Sedan, Modified, Karting, Youth (4 Awards)
The licensed competitor who has achieved the most during the 2019/20 season in 1 of the 5 above mentioned categories. Criteria includes not just on track success but team participation, vehicle presentation, value to promotions, commitment to their chosen division and interaction with fans and sponsors. Every licensed competitor in Australia is eligible in one of the above categories.
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Speedway Australia Sportsperson of the Year 2019/20
For the driver who has not only achieved spectacular success on the track, but is considered a true sportsperson through their off track conduct and involvement that contributes to the wellbeing of the sport.
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Also on the night will be the ninth induction into the Australian Speedway Hall of Fame. Nominations are now open for those members of the speedway community who have excelled over a longer period of time to be considered for recognition. Both competitors and non-competitors are eligible for inclusion in this select group that currently numbers just 40 individuals.
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