Our Olympic trio battle with Jodie

A TRIO of Olympians are among the four nominees for the 2012 Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year.

The quartet of contenders for this year’s main Channel Islans individual sports award, from left – Carl Hester, Heather Watson, Jodie Botterill and Lee Merrien.
The quartet of contenders for this year’s main Channel Islans individual sports award, from left – Carl Hester, Heather Watson, Jodie Botterill and Lee Merrien.

A TRIO of Olympians are among the four nominees for the 2012 Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year.

A glorious summer of sport for Great Britain, when the London 2012 Olympic Games took centre stage, has been recognised by the CI judges with Guernsey’s Team GB representatives athlete Lee Merrien and tennis star Heather Watson on the shortlist for the main award along with Sark’s gold medal winning dressage rider Carl Hester.

Jersey’s international footballer Jodie Botterill completes the quartet of nominees.