Bianca & Rachelle Taekwondo Golden Girl Nominees for Sports Women of the Year

The top-six shortlist for The Sunday Times & Sky Sports Sportswoman of the Year award have been announced! They include the following outstanding sports women: Lizzie Armitstead (road cycling), Rachel Atherton (mountain biking), Charlotte Dujardin (dressage), Jessica Ennis-Hill (athletics), Lizzy Yarnold (skeleton) and GB Taekwondo’s very own Bianca Walkden.

Rachelle Booth also makes the nominee list for Young Sportswoman of the Year, alongside: Dina Asher-Smith (athletics), Ellie Downie (artistic gymnastics) and Siobhan-Marie O’Connor (swimming).

The Awards have set the pace in recognising and celebrating the outstanding contribution to sport made by elite performers, coaches, administrators, community volunteers and inspirational women. Now in their 28th year, the awards will be broadcast live on Sky Sports 1 and for the first time, simultaneously on Sky 1.

Tune in on the evening of Friday November 6; don’t miss it!

A huge congratulations to Bianca and Rachelle for their nominations; a fantastic recognition of the pairs achievements in itself.

Best of luck!