The John Nike Pride of Bracknell Forest – Young Person’s Award

The ‘John Nike Pride of Bracknell Forest Awards’ are given in honour of John Nike OBE DL, who sadly passed away in 2016. A staunch supporter of the Pride of Bracknell Forest Awards, he was a generous supporter of voluntary groups such as Bracknell Athletics Club, numerous charities, and was involved in many local businesses such as The Coppid Beech Hotel.

The John Nike Pride of Bracknell Forest Young Person’s Award recognises the achievements of those who are under 18 from the Bracknell Forest area who have been involved in any inspirational action.

2022 Gold and Silver Winners

Gold Award

Myla Rose Bryant Dinsmore

Myla Rose is an inspirational young person, who is always looking out for her fellow students. At the age of 11, Myla Rose founded and continues to run an anti-bullying team at her school, offering help and support to young people suffering from bullying and confidence issues. She has also worked with the school on their anti-bullying policy to make sure all students feel included and supported.

Silver Award

Bethany Langley

Bethany is a dedicated charity campaigner in the Bracknell Forest community. She founded Children’s Care 4 Cancer, an organisation that helps raise awareness of childhood cancer, which will soon be recognised as a registered charity. Bethany’s charity Facebook page actively shares the stories of children battling cancer and promotes fundraising campaigns, both to fund life-saving treatments and offer day trips for families affected by cancer.