Shauna Coxsey nominated for Action Woman of the Year Award
- Tuesday 4th November 2014
Nov 4th 2014
Shauna Coxsey has been nominated for BT Sport’s Action Women of the Year Award.
Shauna, who has had a fantastic year dazzling us all in the World Cup Bouldering Competitions, has been nominated alongside an incredible short-list of dynamic sporting women which include: Charlotte Edwards (England Women’s Cricket Captain, Jo Pavey (European 10,000m Gold Medalist), Charlotte Dujardin (World, Olympic, European, World Cup Dressage Champion), Jordanne Whiley (Grand Slam-winning Women’s Wheelchair Doubles Tennis Champion), Fara Williams (England Women’s Football and Liverpool Ladies FC), Emiily Scarratt (England Women’s Rugby World Champion), Helen Glover and Heather Stanning (Record-breaking rowing World Champions), Claudia Fragapane (Commonwealth Gymnastics Champion) and Lizzy Yarnold (Olympic Skeleton Gold Medalist).
The public voting is open until Tuesday 2nd December following which TV personality Claire Balding, will present the trophy to the winner at the award ceremony at BT Sport’s Olympic Park studios. The event will be broadcast on BT Sport on Wednesday 10th December. Last year’s winner was Downhill Mountain Biking star, Rachel Atherton.
To read more about all the nominees and to vote for Shauna (obviously…) go here
To read Shauna's blog go here