2016 CBR Sport Awards Night
The CBR Sport Awards Night promises to be a fantastic celebration of our city’s proud sporting culture, its champions and quiet achievers, and the passion Canberrans bring as players and supporters to their favourite sports.
- National Arboretum
- Friday 1 December 2017
- 6.30pm to 11.00pm
- Three course dinner & beverages
GUEST SPEAKER – KITTY CHILLER
Kitty Chiller is a former modern pentathlete who represented Australia at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. Kitty spent almost a decade at the top of her sport, before female modern pentathlon was added to the Olympic program. She became a 12-time National Champion, seven-time World Cup medallist and six-time World Cup finalist. Chiller was ranked World Number One in 1996, 1997 and 1998.
In 2013 Kitty was named as the Chef de Mission for Australia at the 2016 Summer Olympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
MASTER OF CEREMONIES – ADAM SPENCER
Respected TV/Radio personality, passionate sports lover, comedian and mathematician. Adam Spencer began his career in radio by winning the Triple J Raw Comedy championship in 1996. From 2006 to 2013 Adam was the host of the coveted radio slot ABC 702 Breakfast Show. Adam holds a first class honors degree in Pure Mathematics and has an immense interest in science. Adam explained his love of prime numbers and the magic of maths to an enraptured TED audience in early 2013. Since being posted online, his talk has had over a million views. Adam is the ambassador for many charities including Redkite and in 2014 was appointed University of Sydney’s Ambassador for Math’s and Science. He also co-hosts Australia’s No 1 podcast, Sleek Geeks with Dr Karl.