8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

Archived from the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Sports Team

They’re celebrating with them when they win, they’re grieving with us when they lose. Regardless how they’re doing, these sports teams’ Twitter accounts are constantly keeping us up to date on the latest team news, player stories, and league scores. Nominate your favorite #SportsTeam now.

If you’re a team, brand, or agency looking for recognition for your social media marketing campaign enter the Best Use of Social Media for Sports Shorty Industry Award.

Finalists

winner
Los Angeles Dodgers
Dodger Stadium was the most checked-in sports venue in the United States and ranked fourth on the list of most checked-in locations in the United States in 2013, according to Facebook. In addition, Dodger Stadium ranked eighth worldwide as the most Instagrammed location of 2013. The Dodgers led Major League Baseball in total growth throughout th...
finalist
New York Mets
The New York Mets are a professional baseball team based in the borough of Queens in New York City. They play in Major League Baseball's National League East Division. One of baseball's first expansion teams, the Mets were founded in 1962 to replace New York's departed National League teams, the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers.
finalist
San Diego Chargers
From Wikipedia: The San Diego Chargers are a professional football team based in San Diego, California. They have been members of the Western Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL) since 1970. The club began play in 1960 as a charter member of the American Football League, and spent its first sea...
finalist
New Orleans Saints
The New Orleans Saints are an American professional football franchise based in New Orleans, Louisiana. They are currently members of the Southern Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) of the National Football League (NFL). The team was founded by John W. Mecom, Jr. and David Dixon and the city of New Orleans. The New Orleans Sain...
finalist
New England Patriots
The Patriots are striving to provide unique and compelling content for Patriots Nation. They were the 1st team to tweet draft picks before public announcement back in 2009 and haven't stopped pushing forward since. Currently they're the #1 NFL team on Twitter (818K+ followers), #3 on FB (4.5mil), #2 Instagram (535K), #1 on Vine (41K), #1 on Goo...
finalist
Rebellion Racing
REBELLION Racing is a successful privately owned team from Switzerland and one of the most respected teams in the premier class of endurance racing with a great record of achievements: Le Mans 24 Hours, World Endurance Championship, American Le Mans Series. REBELLION Racing is the only team to have contested the domination of the factory teams f...
finalist
Aston Martin Racing
Aston Martin Racing is the motorsports arm of the iconic British car manufacturer Aston Martin. It races in the FIA World Endurance Championship with its works team as well as supporting customer teams around the world. Aston Martin Racing uses social media to take motorsport from the track into people's homes. The team takes part in famous ra...

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 8th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 11th, 2016 in NYC and can be streamed on youtube.