Carrington finalist in Halberg Awards

Lisa Carrington -- Ohope's very own champion canoe sprinter has been named a finalist in this year's Halberg Awards.

Carrington is a finalist again after claiming a gold and three silver medals at the Canoe Sprint World Championships.

The announcement includes 27 finalists for six categories, with the winners to be announced on February 21st at the awards dinner in Auckland.

Sam Gardner