- Biography of the Year – Shortlisted
Rick Broadbent is an award-winning journalist and author. He has been staff writer at The Times for over 10 Years and spent 2007–13 as the paper’s athletics correspondent. He has written eight books, including That Near-Death Thing, winner at the British Sports Book Awards 2013 and shortlisted for the William Hill Prize, and Ring of Fire, also shortlisted for the William Hill. He was ghost-writer of Jessica Ennis’s Sunday Times bestselling autobiography.