LOCAL STAR: Cian Fothergill in action during the CIK-FIA World Championship event in Macau. Cian is just one of many local sporting stars from the Gladstone region doing great things.
LOCAL STAR: Cian Fothergill in action during the CIK-FIA World Championship event in Macau. Cian is just one of many local sporting stars from the Gladstone region doing great things. Contributed

Who is the best when it comes to our sporting stars?

IT'S no secret that Gladstone is the breeding ground for talented sportspeople.

Over the past decade many local stars have achieved so much, but who was the best?

The Observer is setting out to answer that question and needs your help.

Throw in your nomination for the best local sports star of the past 10 years by emailing sport@gladstoneobserver.com.au and telling us why you think that person deserves to win.

If you have a story to tell or want to have your say about Gladstone's sporting history, make sure you visit our Your Story section under the Local Life tab on our homepage.