Crockett headlines awards
Ninety-three nominees across 32 sports will be competing for the top prize at the 2018 ASB Nelson Sports Awards later this month. The 51st Nelson Sports Awards evening will take place at the Annesbrook Community Centre on Saturday, November 24. Along with the supreme award for Sportsperson of the Year, there are nine other categories, including men’s, women’s, team and junior awards. Guest speaker at the event will be All Blacks, Canterbury and Tasman Mako star Wyatt Crockett, who grew up in Golden Bay and attended Nelson College, and currently holds the records for the most caps in Super Rugby history. Tickets are available via the ASB Nelson Sports Awards website.