BEYOND SPORT GLOBAL AWARDS WINNERS ON TOP OF THE WORLD

Beyond Sport promotes, supports and celebrates the use of sport to address social issues in communities around the world. We do this through global events, awards schemes and a year-round online network. Source: Beyond Sport

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Guatemalan Olympic walker features in Peace and Sport Image of the Year 2012

Erick Barrondo, Olympic Medalist Race Walker, wins The Peace and Sport Image of the Year Award More than 15,000 fans voted online to pay tribute to the inspiring message of peace shared by the Guatemalan athlete at the 2012 Olympic Games Monaco – October 17, 2012 – Pernilla Wiberg, Alpine ski Olympic Champion and “Champion for Peace” …

Muhammad Ali awarded Liberty Medal

Muhammad Ali became in September 2012 the first sportsperson to be awarded the Liberty Medal. From the citation: Muhammad Ali is a champion of freedom who embodies everything the award was established to honor: individuals of courage and conviction who strive to secure the blessings of liberty to people around the globe. He has long served as …