All-Star awards

Created in 2011, the NSGA All-Star Awards recognize the most outstanding accomplishments and contributions made within the sporting goods industry throughout the previous year. The goal of the All-Star Awards is to honor activities that should be recognized and repeated throughout the industry.

Awards are presented in the following categories:

Community Collaboration All-Star Award
Industry Catalyst All-Star Award

Applications for the 2017 All-Star Awards program are now available and will be accepted through November 1, 2016. The 2017 All-Star Awards will be presented at the NSGA Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit, May 21-24, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ. If you have questions about the program, please email awards@nsga.org or call (800) 815-5422, ext. 1190. 

To learn more about the previous All-Star Award winners, click here.


Community Collaboration All-Star Award

Click here to nominate a business for the 2017 Community Collaboration All-Star Award. 

The Community Collaboration All-Star Award recognizes businesses that go above and beyond in their support of community activities, organizations and/or events.

The winning retailers/team dealers will have a strong record of financially supporting local causes and events, and/or organizing and participating in activities meant to support a cause that builds community in their area. Their involvement should have a measureable impact on the organizations or events they have supported. 

Nominations must be made by an NSGA member company, but winners need not be members. 

Industry Catalyst All-Star Award

Click here to nominate a business for the 2017 Industry Catalyst All-Star Award.

The Industry Catalyst All-Star Award recognizes companies that implement measures to advance and spark innovation in the sporting goods industry. The recipient of the Industry Catalyst All-Star Award will have a dramatic impact on the industry, raising the standards of excellence through innovation.

The winning company can display innovation through its products, use of technology, culture, or dedication to encouraging sports participation in new ways.

Nominations must be made by an NSGA member company, but winners need not be members.