Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Miller-Uibo wins NACAC Female Athlete of the Year Award

 Bahamian track star is also in the running for the IAAF Female Athlete of the Year Award

 Shaunae Miller-Uibo breezes to the gold medal at the AG Memorial Van Damme Diamond League Meet in Brussels, Belgium, in August. She was voted as the NACAC Female Athlete of the Year for 2018 over the weekend. 

It’s approaching deadline day to vote for Bahamian Shaunae Miller-Uibo in the race for the International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) Female Athlete of the Year Award, but already, she has carted off a major prize in athletics in this region.

Over the weekend Miller-Uibo was named as the female athlete of the year in the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC), for 2018. NACAC is one of six area associations of the IAAF, and encompass 31 member associations inclusive of those of the United States, Cuba and Jamaica – major track and field powers in the world.  Read more >>