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Thursday, August 14 • 10:20am in the Showcase Room (Ballrooms B-E, 3rd Floor of the Anaheim Convention Center)
The Opening Ceremonies the must-attend event that focuses on real people and the remarkable stories that fuel greatness in us all.
2014 Keynote Presentation
Diana Nyad Swimming Champion Receives the 2014 IDEA Jack LaLanne Award, Presented by Elaine LaLanne
During her keynote speech, world record-setting swimmer Diana Nyad, will accept the IDEA Jack LaLanne Award, which recognizes inspiring role models who have signiﬁcantly advanced health and ﬁtness through the media. On September 2, 2013, at the age of 64, Diana successfully fulfilled her lifelong dream of completing the 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida. Diana became a prominent sports broadcaster, has authored three books, and has recently appeared on Oprah Winfrey and CNN. Her world long-distance swimming records have led to inductions to many Halls of Fame, including the International Women’s Sports Hall of Fame.
Living the Impossible Dream
A moving tribute and update to the unforgettable story of the 2007
IDEA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Presented by Elaine LaLanne
IDEA World Fitness Awards
Back by popular demand!
The excitement is building for the “Academy Awards of Fitness!” Find out who has earned this year’s honors with their inspiring work in these categories:
- IDEA Program Director of the Year
- IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year
- IDEA Group Exercise Instructor of the Year
Award winners will receive a $2000 prize package sponsored by