sportsperson


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sportsperson

(ˈspɔːtsˌpɜːsən)
n
(General Sporting Terms) a person who takes part in sports, esp of the outdoor type
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05 (ANI): Tonight's Oscar Awards saw a new first in its history - A sportsperson was awarded the golden statuette for the first time.
REPUBLIC of Ireland star James McClean has been named RTE's Sportsperson of The Year.
People can nominate for: Young Braveheart, Young Volunteer, Young Sportsperson and Young Artist.
And this year's Sportsperson of the Year is swimmer Aimee Willmott, who collected her prize on a memorable evening at the Teesside University Hub building.
ANDY Murray was named Sportsperson of the Year at the Scottish Sports Awards last night.
A recent SAI order stipulates that a print/ electronic journalist needs prior written approval of the sportsperson, his/ her coach and the head of the institution where he/ she is training before an interaction.
I regret that I must take Brendan to task with his statement that Mo Farah is "the greatest British sportsperson of all time"
There are 13 awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award, Professional Sportsman and Woman of the Year (19 years of age and above), Professional Young Sportsperson of the Year (up to the age of 18), Amateur Sportsman and Woman of the Year, Junior Sportsperson of the Year (11-18 years of age) Junior Team of the Year (11-18 years of age), Team of the Year, Manager/Coach of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Club of the Year and The Community Award.
Summary: During their interrogation, the accused revealed that they were supplying drugs to an international sportsperson.
The sportsperson working in the railways received the award under the category of 'Financial support for sport excellence'.
Even more so in this day and age of outer appearances and multimedia, the image of a sportsperson has become more than just the depiction of a sporting person - it has become a marketable asset often representing great value.
In this crazy time of spending money, nobody can convince the public that there are no funds, at least for one sportsperson that will bring true victories and will not only be a tourist.