Guest Speakers

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Over the years we’ve been honored to host elite athletes and coaches from former Olympians, World Champions, and All-Star sports heroes.” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”Jesse Kurtz, news anchor for KKTV 11 News, functions as the Master of Ceremonies. A noted guest speaker provides a brief motivational speech and presents the medallions to the twenty-five winners.” font_container=”tag:p|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text][scp_table columns=”Year|Speaker|Achievement” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2017|Hunter Kemper|A four-time member of the USA Olympic triathlon team” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2012|Karl Mecklenburg|Former NFL All-Pro and Denver Broncos Player” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2011|Andrea Williams|Head Women’s Basketball Coach, United States Air Force Academy” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2010|Justin Armour|1991 Rotary Champion, Wide Receiver, Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2009|Hugh McCutcheon|Coach of the USA Men’s Gold Medal Volleyball Team” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2008|Lynne Cox|World Champion Open Water Swimmer” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2007|Fisher DeBerry|Head Football Coach, Air Force Academy” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2006|Penny Lucas White|Head Coach, USAFA Volleyball” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2005|April Heinrichs|Head Coach, US Womens National Soccer Team” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2004|Randy Gradishar|Linebacker, Denver Broncos (1974-1983)” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2003|Scott Owens|Head Coach, Colorado College Hockey” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2002|Barry Helton|Punter, San Francisco 49ers” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2001|Jerry Schemmel|Sports Broadcaster, Denver Nuggets” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”2000|Sonny Lubick|Football Coach, Colorado State” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1999|Paul Bravo|Colorado Rapids Player” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1998|Ceal Barry|Basketball Coach, CU” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1997|Amy Van Dyken|Olympic Gold Medalist, Swimming” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1996|Fisher DeBerry|Football Coach, Air Force Academy” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1995|Don Lucia|Head Coach, Colorado College Hockey” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1994|Justin Armour|1991 Champion, Manitou Springs” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1994|Jennifer Oraker|1988 Champion, Palmer” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1993|Jennifer Oraker|Olympic Athlete, Track” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1992|Bill McCartney|Football Coach, CU” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1991|Bernie Saggau|Iowa Schools Official” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1990|Jeff Blatnick|Olympic Gold Medalist, Wrestling” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1989|Steve Timmons|Olympic Gold Medalist, Volleyball” highlight=”1″][scp_table_row labels=”1988|Peggy Fleming|Olympic Gold Medalist, Skating” highlight=”1″][/scp_table][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row]