Submissions 2017

Submissions are now closed. Please email danielle@agile-ideas.com if you have any questions about your submissions.

This is the 15th Sports Book Awards ceremony, held for the 5th year at Lord’s Cricket Ground on 24th May.

SkySports TV will again broadcast the awards show and there will be a book retail campaign which will run in the weeks leading up to Father’s Day on 18th June.

All sports books, published in the UK in hardback or paperback in calendar year 2016, are eligible. However, different editions of titles shortlisted in last year’s awards are ineligible for submission.

Timing: it is anticipated that the key winning titles in each of the relevant categories could be available in a paperback format for the winners campaign during May/June 2017.

Publishing companies generally select one person to make nominations.

Please send 1 copy of each submitted title to CSBA C/O AGILE MARKETING, Magnolia House, 172 Winsley Rd, Bradford on Avon, Wilts, BA15 1NY, UK.

Award categories and criteria