ANNIKA Inspiration Award

Honoring a girl who demonstrates athleticism, dedication, leadership and the ability to inspire others.

A person’s ability to truly inspire others and encourage them to do their best is rare and deserves recognition. The ANNIKA Inspiration Award was created in 2009 to honor a deserving girl who demonstrates athleticism, dedication, leadership and the ability to inspire others. Given in collaboration with the ANNIKA Foundation, superstar golf icon Annika Sorenstam's nonprofit organization, the award honored outstanding girls from 2009 - 2013.

Past Winners
Vivian Hao                                                        2013
Lianna Thomas                                                2012
Winter Vinecki                                                 2011
Caitlin Baker                                                     2010


 

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By Women's Sports Foundation

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Named for the former WSF Senior Director of Athlete Marketing, this award is given to an athlete who exemplifies what it means to be a role model and who knows the importance of giving back.

ANNIKA Official Rules

Official rules for our award that honors a deserving girl who demonstrates athleticism, dedication, leadership and the ability to inspire others

Wilma Rudolph Courage

Given to a female athlete who exhibits extraordinary courage in her athletic performance, demonstrates the ability to overcome adversity, makes significant contributions to sports and serves as an inspiration and role model to those who face challenges, overcomes them and strives for success at all levels.

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