Nominate a Sea Eagle for Sports Dad of the Year

Nominations are now open for the 11th anniversary of the Philips Sports Dad of the Year award, where your nomination will help select ten finalists to vote on prior to Father’s Day.

The award recognises sporting fathers who make positive impressions in the community, with the winner donating up to $10,000 to his charity of choice. Nominate your favourite Sea Eagles Sports Dad at

Proud fathers and Sea Eagles players Joel Thompson, Martin Taupau and Api Koroisau do a tremendous amount of work in the community and could well be worth a nomination.

Last year was won by NRL legend Johnathan Thurston who donated his winnings to the Mark Hughes Foundation.

Nominations close on 16 July and the ten finalists will be announced on 18 August.