LIFETIME ACHIEVER AWARD –
Rodney Hinds is the longstanding sports editor of Britain’s leading black newspaper ‘The Voice’ for over 19 years. He has penned three books including ‘Black Lions – The Story of Black Footballers in England.’ In addition, Rodney is the co-founder of the prestigious Football Black List and was one of the early members of the Black Collective of Media in Sport (BCOMs). Thirty-five years of experience in the world of sports journalism had led him to establish a network that acts as a first port of call both for black professionals in the sports media and talented newcomers looking to develop their careers. He has been key to the career of hundreds of journalists. He is also a regular speaker/lecturer in various schools, colleges and universities. Rodney has become a regular voice on radio and face on TV providing his expert analysis.