Allianz Athlete of the Month | April 2019

Here are the nominees for April’s Allianz Athlete of the Month.

The nominations are:

Kate Doughty, Australia, triathlon

Made it a hat-trick of Para triathlon wins, just eight months after giving birth, with victory in the women’s PTS5 at the World Para Triathlon Series in Milan, Italy.

Krishna Nagar, India, badminton

Pulled off a stunning set of upsets against the world’s top two SS 6 players to claim singles and doubles gold at the Fazza International Championships.

Maisie Summers-Newton, Great Britain, swimming

At 16 years old, she crushed her own S6 world record to win the women’s 200m individual medley gold at the Glasgow World Series.

Manuela Schaer, Switzerland, athletics

Notched up a phenomenal sixth consecutive major marathon victory as she claimed World Championship gold in the women’s marathon T54 in London.

Michael Roeger, Australia, athletics

It was a stunning debut for him at the London Marathon, smashing the men’s T46 world record by clocking 2:22:51.

Voting is open until Friday 10th May.