Former Louth student Hollie Arnold nominated for national award - and she needs your vote


Former Louth schoolgirl and Paralympic javelin star Hollie Arnold has been nominated for the British Athletics ‘Young Sportsperson of the Year’ award.

Hollie, who won a gold medal for Britain at the IPC World Championship this summer and is set to take part in the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, is one of six nominees for the prestigious award.

The winner of the award will be determined by public vote on Facebook.

To vote for Hollie, you need to ‘like’ the official British Athletics Facebook page and click on the Athlete of the Year (AOTY) link at the top.

The deadline for voting is midnight on November 20.