Phil Smith was one of the founding members and the first Life Member of Touch Football Australia. He is regarded as the driving force behind the concept and implementation of the first National Championships in order to showcase the sport and its players. This award was first instigated at the 2007 World Cup in recognition of Phil’s vision and contribution to elite touch in Australia.
This medal is awarded to the person who is considered to have shown the most passion, enthusiasm, dedication, commitment and Australian spirit during an international event. All members of an Australian Open/Masters Touring Party are eligible to nominate.
Opens Trans Tasman – Micheal Lovett
Open Trans Tasman – Glenn Hayes
World Cup – Tara Steel
Open Trans Tasman – Steve Cunningham, Lauren Pritchard
Open Trans Tasman – Tara Steel
World Cup – Cathy Gray
Open Trans Tasman – Louise Winchester
Open Trans Tasman – Chris Farrow
World Cup – Gavin Shuker