2012 USAT Multisport Awards
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The 2012 USAT Multisport Awards are open for nominations. Who will you nominate for the 2012 season? USA Triathlon would like to recognize those who fueled the multisport lifestyle in the 2012 season.
There are six categories, representing the Multisport Lifestyles:
Volunteer of the Year Award
Jeff Jewell Spirit Award
Military Sport Award
Most Inspirational Comeback Award
Spirit of Multisport Award
Lifetime Achievement Award
In order to get started, click on the desired award for award criteria and application.
Nominations will need to be emailed to email@example.com by 11:59 pm on December 31, 2012.
Once nominations close, the Age Group Awards Subcommittee will review the nomination and select the winners and honorable mentions for each Multisport Award.
Winners will be announced in USA Triathlon’s e-newsletter Multisport Zone in February, 2013.
Don’t wait to nominate those individuals who have made an impact on you and the world of multisport!!
VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD
This award recognizes an individual or organization whose volunteer leadership in the multisport movement has been transformative and who has mobilized and unified athletes, programs and organizations that improve the events, youth or others affiliated with the sport.
JEFF JEWELL SPIRIT AWARD
This award honors Jeff Jewell, a massage therapist for Team USA from 2001-2009, active triathlete and devoted USAT annual member. He lost his battle with brain cancer on November 15, 2010. He was one of life’s biggest cheerleaders and was an inspiration to everyone he met. The recipient of this award is someone who truly embodies the spirit of Jeff Jewell.
MILITARY SPORT AWARD
This award recognizes the multisport successes achieved by the men and women of the US Armed Forces.
MOST INSPIRATIONAL COMEBACK AWARD
This award recognizes athletes who have made a comeback to the sport after a traumatic or troublesome personal situation.
SPIRIT OF MULTISPORT AWARD
This award recognizes those individuals who illustrate the principles of the positive spirit of the sport as displayed through acts of sportsmanship and leadership in multisport, with no deference to athletic ability.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
This award recognizes those who have made significant contributions to USA Triathlon and the multisport lifestyle. These contributions, whether they have been in performance, leadership, volunteerism or mentorship, must demonstrate impact on the multisport lifestyle and support an extended commitment to the sport.