Nominate sporting heroes

The hunt is on to find Mansfield’s next big sporting stars to follow in the footsteps of local sport heroes, Rebecca Adlington, Ollie Hynd, Sam Hynd and Charlotte Henshaw.

Mansfield District Council, in association with the Armchair Club, is asking for nominations for this year’s Mansfield Sports Recognition Awards on 3rd December.

Nominations are being taken for: Junior team of the year, Junior sportsperson of the year, Junior sports leader of the year, Junior disabled sportsperson of the year, Club of the year, Disabled sportsperson of the year, Sportsperson of the year, Coach of the year, Team of the year, Volunteer of the year (this also includes referees, officials, administrators etc)

Call Martin Cook on 463 026, or fill in an application online at

The deadline for nominations is 5pm on Monday 19 November.

Nominees must either live or pursue their sport within the Mansfield District.