British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards

The British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSA) celebrate sporting excellence within BAME communities and help inspire the next generation. BEDSA is our flagship project which helps celebrate the contributions made by BAME communities and drive change in the sector creating role models and recognising the hard work, dedication and talent on and off the field of play.

The BEDSA Aims:

  • Increase BAME participation across sport at all levels (from playing fields to the Boardrooms)
  • Celebrate sporting excellence within BAME communities
  • Drive change in sector – more role models from more communities in more sports
  • Reward and showcases sporting achievement
  • Stimulate interest in sports and unearth talent
  • Inspire the next generation of 'Future Champions

Full information on BEDSA 2019 can be found at (including nominations and tickets). BEDSA 2019 is being held on April 6th 2019

News on BEDSA 2018 can be viewed here (including 2018's winners).