COLORADO SPRINGS, CO -- At itsnational conference in Washington, DC, the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) presented awards to members who made noteworthy contributions in the field of strength training and conditioning. For a list of awardees, click here.

College Strength and Conditioning Professional of the Year
Robert dos Remedios, MA, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at the College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita, CA

Educator of the Year Award
Terry Housh, Professor and Director of the Exercise Physiology Laboratory and Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, NE

High School Strength and Conditioning Professional of the Year
Ian Jeffreys, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and Director of Sports Science, Athletic and Athletic Performance for Coleg Powys, Brecon, Powys, United Kingdom


JSCR Editorial Excellence Award
Nicholas A. Ratamess, Jr., Department of Health and Exercise Science at The College of New Jersey in Ewing, NJ

NSCA Research Achievement Award
Michael H. Stone, Director of the Exercise and Sports Science Laboratory at East Tennessee University, Johnson City, TN

Out-Going Presidents Award
Bill Allerheiligen, Fitness Center Director at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, IL

Outstanding Young Investigator
Jeffrey M. McBride, Associate Professor-Biomechanics Appalachian State University in Boone, NC

Personal Trainer of the Year
Michael Seril, Owner of Michael Seril Fitness Studio; Master Personal Fitness Trainer; in Whittier, CA

President’s Award
Douglas Lentz, Director at Chambersburg Health Services in Chambersburg, PA

Retiring Board Members
Avery Faigenbaum, Associate Professor for the Department of Health and Exercise Science at The College of NJ

Jay Hoffman, Department Chair of Health and Physical Education at The College of NJ

SCJ Editorial Excellence Award
Patrick McHenry, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Ponderosa High School in Parker, CO


SSG Christopher Falkel Award
CPT Theodore W. Croy, III, Physical Therapist, Orthopaedic Specialist at Hunter Army Air Field, GA

State Director Award
Paul Goodman, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at the University of Vermont in Burlington, VE
Student Research Awards
Oral Presentation – Prue Cormie, Appalachian State University in Boone, NC
Poster Presentation – David Bazett-Jones, Ball State University in Muncie, IN

William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sports Scientist
Joseph P. Weir, Professor & Research Coordinator for the Physical Therapy Program at Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center, IA