We’re joyful that FIA Disability and Accessibility Payment President, racing driver, and co-founder of charity Spinal Song, Nathalie McGloin, has been nominated in The Sunday Times Sportswomen of the twelve months Awards 2020. Nathalie is shortlisted in the Disability Sportswoman of the twelve months class, which recognises eminent performers in disability sport.
The Sportswomen of the twelve months Awards are presented in association with Vitality, and are counted among primarily the most prestigious and influential accolades in the British sporting calendar. Now in their 33rd year, these awards celebrate the excellent contribution to sport made by elite athletes, coaches, administrators, community volunteers and inspirational figures.
To honour the winners, an on-line awards ceremony will occur on Wednesday 25 November at 18.30 GMT. Please seek the advice of with https://www.sportswomenoftheyear.co.uk/ for added shrimp print.
The elephantine list of categories is below:
- The Sunday Times Sportswoman of the twelve months Award
- Disability Sportswoman of the twelve months Award
- Vitality Grassroots Sportswoman of the twelve months Award
- Younger Inspiration Award
- Influencer Award
Disability Sportswoman of the twelve months Award nominees:
- Nathalie McGloin (Motor Racing)
- Hannah Cockroft (Athletics)
- Tully Kearney (Swimming)
- Maria Lyle (Athletics)
- Dame Sarah Storey (Cycling)
The Disability Sportswoman of the twelve months accolade is awarded by a panel of knowledgeable judges with rankings of Olympic medals and sporting records held between them. Judges consist of Olympic heptathlon gold medal champion and two-time winner of The Sunday Times Sportswoman of the twelve months Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill DBE, British Olympic swimmer and gold medal winner Rebecca Adlington OBE, double-Olympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes, and Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE, one among Britain’s if truth be told handy ever paralympic athletes and wheelchair racers, who has gained 11 Olympic gold medals and 4 gold world championship medals. The elephantine list of judges might presumably well additionally simply also be found at https://www.sportswomenoftheyear.co.uk/