Events and Awards

Here you will find information on both awards and events throughout the Milton Keynes borough. If you wish to see your event posted here please let us know by sending an e-mail to sportsdevelopment@milton-keynes.gov.uk.

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Events

Milton Keynes is home to two professional sports teams the MK Dons and MK Lightning. There also many more clubs and teams competing at national, regional and local level. Why not go and support a local club with friends and family?

Below you can find a few links that will help to you to access fixtures lists, as well as a list of up coming events.

MK Dons FC www.mkdons.com/

MK Lightning Ice Hockey Club www.mk-lightning.com/

You may be also be able to find fixtures for many other local sports clubs including: hockey; ice hockey; basketball; korfball; water polo; cricket; non-league football and bowls via www.fixtureslive.com

 

Stantonbury Leisure Centre Comic Relief Table Tennis Tournament

Friday 24th March 2017

Once again Stantonbury Leisure Centre will be joining in the fun for this year’s Comic Relief Red Nose Day with our now famous table tennis tournament.

Stephen and Andrew Baggaley have once again kindly donated their time to put the classic tournament together. Andrew is one of Milton Keynes’ top sporting heroes - a two-time Commonwealth table tennis gold-medal winner, and World Ping Pong Champion. His brother and world class coach Stephen will run the event with volunteers. Stantonbury Arts & Leisure Trust have donated the winner’s trophies and Andrew hopes to attend and will have signed all the winners and runner-up certificates.

Anyone can enter, just turn up for registration. There are two entry levels:-

 - Junior Table Tennis Event (Under 18)  7pm - 8.30pm (registration from 6.45pm)

- Adult Table Tennis Event  8.30pm - 10pm

(registration from 8.15pm)

The entry fee is £3.50 (Juniors) and £5.00 (Adults) - proceeds going to Comic Relief.

For any further details contact Vera Lowe : vera.lowe@stantonbury.org.uk

Tel 01908 324422

 

Race for Life 5-10K, Campbell Park, CMK

June 2017

Join Cancer Research UK by taking part in a Race for Life.

Adult entry (Women aged 16+): £10.00

Child entry (Girls aged 6-15 & boys aged 12 or under): £10.00

Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed.

http://raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org/choose-your-event/events/milton-keynes-5k-2016-06-19-0900.html

 

Milton Keynes Summer Hockey Festival 2017

June 2017

http://www.mkhockey.co.uk/news/mkhc-festival-1586611.html

 

MK Dragon Boat Festival, Willen Lake, MK

June 2017

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today - as well as the most fun! Up to 16 people paddle each 40' boat with a drummer at the front beating time and a helm at the tail steering a straight course. No previous experience required, just plenty of team spirit!

http://www.dragonboatfestivals.co.uk/miltonkeynes

 

Rowing Regatta, Milton Keynes Rowing Club

September 2017

The regatta consists of two lane racing over a straight 500 meter course from a stake-boat start. We will be offering a wide range of events in all categories, covering rowing and sculling, Junior, Senior and Masters events. Following their success at last year's Regatta, we will again be running events for newcomers to the sport, with our and visiting clubs' Development Squads taking part. For many of these rowers, this will be their first ever competitive race, so do come along to cheer them on.

www.mkrowing.org

 

Junior Korfball Tournament, MK Youth Korfball Trust

July 2017,10am – 5pm

For info: stuff@lakers.co.uk

 

Awards

Leap - Bucks & MK Sport Awards

Leap is soon to be celebrating their tenth annual Bucks & MK Sport Awards.

These awards hope to give thanks to both individuals and organisations ‘who work so hard to help make sport happen and in turn contribute to improving the lives of local residents’ (Leap, 2015).

MK Dons SET – Disability Awards Night

The MK Dons Sport and Education Trust host an Annual Disability Awards Night, in which participants from the 17 SET teams come together in celebration. On offer are team awards and special awards, including most improved player and player of the year.

For more information on the Awards Night, including past winners, please visit the MK Dons SET website.

Sport MK – Sports Achiever and Personality Awards

With a total of 15 annual awards and a regular award for Sports Achiever of the Month, Sport MK is the biggest celebrator of sport in Milton Keynes. For more information about the awards and Sport MK please visit the section on our Partners.

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Last Updated: 18 July 2018