Barney rounds out a big year
SAWTELL surfer Barney Miller has been named a finalist for the Young Athlete of the Year with a Disability award in the NSW Champions of Sport ceremony at Rosehill Gardens on Tuesday, November 27.
The awards celebrate the achievements of NSW athletes, coaches, administrators and organisations across 13 award-winning categories and this year Catherine Cox (netball), Julie Dolan AM (football), Jana Pittman (athletics), Melanie Roche (softball) and Mark Skaife OAM (motor racing) will be inducted into the NSW Hall of Champions.
Miller enjoyed a spectacular year, with victories at the US Open Adaptive Surf Championship, ISA World Adaptive Surfing Championships and Nudie Australian Adaptive Surfing Titles.
He also won 2017 Nikon Surf Video of the Year at the 2017 Australian Surfing Awards for his documentary You and Me.
FINALIST: Barney Miller in action at Kingscliff.