56th ISPS Handa Halberg Awards Winners

ISPS Handa Sportsman of the Year Winner

Tom Walsh
Tom Walsh won the World Indoor Championship, Commonwealth Games and Diamond League events.

High Performance Sport New Zealand Sportswoman of the Year Winner

Lisa Carrington
Lisa Carrington claimed a gold and three silver medals at the Canoe Sprint World Championships.

ISPS Handa Para Athlete/Team of the Year Winner

Adam Hall
Adam Hall won gold and bronze medals at the Paralympic Winter Games.

ISPS Handa Team of the Year Winner

Black Ferns Sevens
The Black Ferns Sevens team won the Sevens Rugby World Cup and gold at the Commonwealth Games.

Buddle Findlay Coach of the Year Winner

Gordon Walker
Gordon Walker led Lisa Carrington and the NZ Women's Kayaking team to their medal haul at the Canoe Sprint World Championships.

Sky Sport Emerging Talent Award Winner

Maddison-Lee Wesche
Madison-Lee Wesche won gold at the Under 20 IAAF World Championships.

New Zealand's Favourite Sport Moment Winner

Anna Leat
Anna Leat’s successful penalty shootout against Japan, leading New Zealand into the semifinal of the Fifa Under-17 Women's World Cup (New Zealand vs Japan, Uruguay)

2018 Halberg Award Supreme Winner

Tom Walsh
Tom Walsh won the World Indoor Championship, Commonwealth Games and Diamond League events.