BASES Volunteer Awards

11th September 2023

As part of our 30th anniversary celebrations, BASES established a new Volunteer of the Year award, which was promoted during Volunteering Week in June. A sub-group of the Board reviewed all applications, and the 2023 recipients are:

BASES Volunteer (Committee Member) 2023: Winner - Dr Andy Smith FBASES, Runner-up – Dr John Fernandes.

BASES Volunteer (Member) 2023: Winner - Dr Sarah Gilchrist FBASES, Runner-up – Richard Lewis.

BASES Volunteer of the Year 2023 - Dr Andy Smith FBASES.

All Volunteer Awards will be made at the 2023 Conference.

The Board thanks all our volunteers for their ongoing hard work, support and efforts for BASES and our members. Hearty congratulations are extended to all the winners for their well-earned accolades.


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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