55th Halberg Awards Winners
High Performance Sport New Zealand Sportswoman of the Year Winner
Lisa Carrington claimed medals in all her four events at the World Kayaking Championships - including two gold.
Sportsman of the Year Winner
Shot Putter Tom Walsh won gold in the Men's Shot Put at the 2017 IAAF World Track and Field Championships - the first New Zealand male to ever win an IAAF Track and Field Championship.
Halberg Disabled Sportsperson of the Year Winner
Sophie Pascoe set six world records in 2017 at the New Zealand Short Course Championships.
Team of the Year Winner
Emirates Team New Zealand
Emirates Team New Zealand won the 35th America's Cup, beating Oracle 7-1 in the America's Cup match.
Buddle Findlay Coach of the Year Winner
At the 2017 ICF World Kayak Championships Gordon Walker coached four boats achieving two gold, one silver and one bronze medal.
Emerging Talent Award Winner
Track cyclist Ellesse Andrews won the individual pursuit and set a world record at the UCI Junior Track World Championships.
New Zealand's Favourite Sporting Moment Winner
Mitchell Hunt drops a stunning last minute drop goal securing the win for the Crusaders during the Super Rugby season. (Crusaders vs. Highlanders, Christchurch)