The 2015 Governor's State of Sport Awards celebrate Utah's sports industry and honors excellence in high school, amateur, collegiate, Olympic and professional sports for the 2014 calendar year.
The categories and nominees have been selected by various sports media and industry leaders throughout Utah. Now it's up to a very qualified panel of judges, you the fans, to vote for the winners.

Welcome to the 2016 Governor's State of Sport Awards, hosted by the Utah Sports Commission 

This year's voting has not yet begun 

Voting for the 2016 Awards will go live in April! Voting will be allowed once per day.

From Logan to St. George, the State of Utah boasts a long history of athletic excellence at all levels of competition.This year's awards program showcases the highest achievement in individual and team sports during the 2015 calendar year, as voted on by you—the fans and citizens of the Great State of Utah.

Together with its presenting sponsors, the Utah Sports Commission is proud to host the 2016 Governor's State of Sport Awards as we celebrate Utah The State of Sport. 

Awards Ceremony 
Tuesday, May 10

7 PM - 9 PM



Stein Eriksen

Eriksen is one of the skiing legends around Park City, and one of the city's earliest, even though he never competed for the United States. He won the gold medal in the giant slalom in the 1952 Winter Olympics, held in his native country of Norway. 

Jay Leno

Acclaimed TV late night show host, admired stand-up comedian, best-selling children’s book author, much-in-demand corporate speaker, lovable TV and movie voice-over artist, pioneering car builder and mechanic, and philanthropist…it’s no wonder that Jay Leno is widely characterized as “the hardest working man in show business.”


Deer Valley Resort

The ski industry forever changed 34 years ago when Edgar Stern developed Deer Valley Resort based on the concept of providing a luxury hotel experience by combining first-class guest service, luxury accommodations and gourmet food with skiing.