2017 Bronze Shoe Award
Brought to you by LaceLocker and PennTrackXC (PA-MileSplit)
***Registration is now closed! Applications are now being reviewed. Thanks to all who applied***
Do you know a High School Cross Country runner who you can nominate for the first-ever Most Inspiring Pennsylvania Cross Country athlete of the Year Award?
Pro runner Neely Spence Gracey is partnering with LaceLocker and PennTrackXC (PA-MileSplit) to find a deserving young athlete whose story exemplifies what the sport of distance running is all about. The team of the winner will receive a $1,000 donation through the school's athletic department. Details below.
How to nominate:
1-Email a short (2pg max) nomination story between Aug. 17th and Nov. 20th to firstname.lastname@example.org
2-Include your full name, phone number, and address
*Self nominations will not be accepted
Honoring the stories that are not obvious. A focus on not necessarily the top athlete but on the obstacles overcome, the personal victories achieved, and the behind the scenes acts of inspiration.
Here is the first winner from Arizona: Chandler Athlete Receives LaceLocker Bronze Shoe Award
*Winner will be announced in November 2017 and the Bronze Shoe Award will be given by Neely in person at a time convenient for both parties.
Neely S Gracey