Skip to content
Home » Annual Awards

Annual Awards

BRSC hold an Annual Awards Dinner attended by Members, Players and Bath Rugby Management, it is our chance to say thank you to the team and present our awards, as voted for by our members.  We have 7  awards represented by either a shield or a cup, which  are on display in the club house. 

Five of the BRSC Player Awards are voted for by our members. The academy player is nominated by the Academy Coach and the Stone King Award is nominated by the BRSC committee.

All are presented at our Annual Awards Dinner

Annual Awards August 2022

BRSC Awards Dinner &
25th Anniversary Celebration

The annual Awards Dinner will also be a celebration of 25 years of BRSC. The event will be held
at the Double Tree Hilton, Bath on Tuesday 16th August.
BRSC Members will receive an email inviting them to purchase tickets via their Membermojo
account, so please ensure you have updated your email address and any other contact details.
Members will also be provided with details of the voting procedure for Try of the Season, Player
of the Season, Young player of the Season, Personality of the Season and the Unsung Hero of the
Season. You may want to start thinking about where your vote is going!

Player of the seasonBen Spencer
Young Player of the SeasonMiles Reid
Try of the SeasonJosh Bayliss
Unsung HeroJosh McNally
PersonalityTom Dunn
Academy PlayerOrlando Baliey

The Stone King Award (previously known as the Mowbray Woodwards Award) for Services to Bath Rugby has gone to Kevin and Pat Lawrence.

No awards dinner was held due to Covid 19 restrictions.

Presentations were made at Farleigh House,

No awards dinner was held due to Covid 19 restrictions.

Presentations were made at Farleigh House by Luke Charteris, on behalf of BRSC.

Player of the seasonTom Dunn
Young Player of the SeasonTom de Glanville
Try of the SeasonRuaridh McConnochie
Unsung HeroElliot Stooke
PersonalityTom Dunn
Academy PlayerGabriel Hammer-Webb

The Mowbray Woodwards Award for Services to bath Rugby has gone to David Trick.

Player of the seasonRuaridh McConnochie
Young Player of the SeasonZach Mercer
Try of the SeasonRuaridh McConnochie
Unsung HeroTom Dunn
PersonalityFreddie Burns
Academy PlayerMiles Reid

The Mowbray Woodwards Award for Services to Bath Rugby has gone to Tom Sutton.

The winners: Max Green, Tony Spreadbury, Elliott Stooke, Tom Homer, Beno Obano

Player of the seasonMatt Banahan
Young Player of the SeasonBeno Obano
Try of the SeasonTom Homer for his solo try v Gloucester
Unsung HeroElliott Stooke
PersonalityMatt Banahan
Academy PlayerMax Green

The Mowbray Woodwards Award for Services to bath Rugby has gone to Tony Spreadbury for his valiant attempts to educate everyone on the laws of rugby.

Player of the seasonKahn Fotuali’i
Young Player of the SeasonZach Mercer
Try of the SeasonRoss Batty for his interception try against Cardiff at the Rec in December
Unsung HeroTom Homer
PersonalityRoss Batty
Academy PlayerJosh Bayliss

The Mowbray Woodwards Award for Services to Bath Rugby has gone to Barry Cleeve.

The winners: Ross Batty, Kahn Fotuali’i, Barry Cleeve, Zach Mercer, Tom Homer, Josh Bayliss

Charlie Ewels, Stu Hooper, Tom Ellis, Matt Banahan, Semesa Rokoduguni and Raymond Preston (front) – photo by Cath Burgess

Player of the seasonSemesa Rokoduguni
Young Player of the SeasonCharlie Ewels
Try of the SeasonSemesa Rokoduguni for his try v Gloucester (away)
Unsung HeroMatt Banahan
PersonalityLeroy Houston
Academy PlayerTom Ellis

The Mowbray Woodwards Award for Services to bath Rugby has gone to a most committed supporter – Raymond Preston.

Player of the seasonGeorge Ford
Young Player of the SeasonNick Auterac
Try of the SeasonFrancois Louw v Toulouse (Away)
Unsung HeroRoss Batty
PersonalityLeroy Houston
Academy PlayerCharlie Ewels
Special Award: Hat Trick HeroMatt Banahan for his hat trick in the Premiership semi-final against Leicester

Mike Ford, Charlie Ewels, Lee & Georgia & Karen of The Rec Ops Team, Ross Batty, Nick Auterac, Leroy Houston (photo by James Wain)

George Ford and Francois Louw could not be with us on the night as they were ‘in camp’ with England and the Springboks respectively, but they have sent us the following video messages. We finally caught up with them and Matt Banahan on 23 January.

Mike Warrington, Tom Dunn, George Ford, Ross Batty, Jan Warrington, Dave Attwood, Ollie Devoto, Leroy Houston (photo by James Wain)

Player of the seasonGeorge Ford
Young Player of the SeasonOllie Devoto
Try of the SeasonNick Abendanon (collected by Dave Attwood)
(away v Exeter)
Unsung HeroMatt Garvey (collected by Ross Batty)
PersonalityLeroy Houston
Academy PlayerTom Dunn
Player of the seasonFrancois Louw
Young Player of the SeasonTom Heathcote
Try of the SeasonKyle Eastmond
(home v London Wasps)
Unsung HeroDavid Wilson
PersonalityTom Biggs
Academy PlayerWill Spencer

Kyle Eastmond, Tom Heathcote, Wendy Armitage, David Wilson, Will Spencer, Nick Abendanon (for Flo) and Tom Biggs

Doreen Dyer and Francois Louw

Finally!

On Saturday 13 December we finally managed to catch up with Flo to hand him his Cup and memento. Doreen Dyer did the honours and handed Francois the Vince Dyer Memorial Cup for Player of the Season.

Kelvin Brunton, Tom Heathcote, Simon Taylor, Michael Claassens, Ryan Caldwell and Tom Biggs

Player of the seasonTom Biggs
Young Player of the SeasonTom Heathcote
Try of the SeasonMichael Claassens
(home v London Irish on New Year’s Day)
Unsung HeroSimon Taylor and Ryan Caldwell
PersonalityTom Biggs
Player of the seasonMichael Claassens
Young Player of the SeasonGuy Mercer
Try of the SeasonTom Biggs
(one of his hat-trick v Wasps at Twickenham in April)
Unsung HeroMatt Carraro
PersonalityDanny Grewcock

Danny Grewcock, Guy Mercer, David White, Michael Claassens, Matt Carraro and Tom Biggs

Stuart Hooper

Player of the seasonJulian Salvi
Young Player of the SeasonNathan Catt
Try of the SeasonNick Abendanon
(home v Leeds on 8 May 2010)
Unsung HeroStuart Hooper
PersonalityLuke Watson
Player of the seasonJoe Maddock
Young Player of the SeasonNick Abendanon
Try of the SeasonButch James
(home v Leicester)
Unsung HeroStuart Hooper
PersonalityDuncan Bell

Joe Maddock

Michael Claassens

Player of the seasonMichael Claassens
Young Player of the SeasonMatt Banahan
Try of the SeasonMatt Banahan
Unsung HeroPeter Short
Ladies’ DishDanny Grewcock
Player of the seasonDanny Grewcock
Young Player of the SeasonNick Abendanon
Try of the SeasonNick Abendanon
(for any one of his 3 tries v Bristol)
Unsung HeroDavid Barnes
Ladies’ DishJoe Maddock

MC Matt Perry with Nick Abendanon

John Palmer, Zak, Chris, Tom, and David

Player of the seasonDavid Bory
Young Player of the SeasonTom Cheeseman
Try of the SeasonZak Feaunati
Unsung HeroChris Malone
Ladies’ DishDavid Bory
Player of the seasonAndy Beattie
Young Player of the SeasonMatt Stevens
Try of the SeasonAndy Williams
Unsung HeroLee Mears
Ladies’ DishDanny Grewcock

Andy Beattie

Olly Barkley

Player of the seasonMike Tindall
Young Player of the SeasonOlly Barkley
Try of the SeasonElvis Seveali’i
(Home v London Irish)
Unsung HeroDavid Barnes
Ladies’ DishDanny Grewcock