Shachar gets a lift

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2011

Shachar Head has been nominated for the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year.

Head, 15, will discover next week if she has been short-listed for the prestigious awards ceremony which takes place in Salford next month.

She was nominated by her school after a record-breaking performance to win the teenage one class at the World Drug Free Powerlifting World Championships, as well as the JC Young Sportsperson of the Year.

Last updated: 2:16pm, November 24 2011