Women Who Influence

"Sharon Mann Inspiration” Award

The Women Who Influence Sharon Mann Inspiration Award and Scholarship celebrates the legacy of our industry friend and colleague, the late Sharon Mann. Sharon was a fitness icon, inspiring instructor and presenter, and entrepreneur who worked in every facet of the fitness industry during her illustrious 30+ year career. This award recognizes a woman who exemplifies what Sharon Mann stood for, believed in, and lived: personal courage, growth mindset, influence, inspiration, and community impact.

Sharon Mann award winners

Congratulations to our
2023 Sharon Mann Inspiration Award & Scholarship Finalists

Jessie Thomas

Jessie Thomas

Kelsey Vickers

Kelsey Vickers

Basler, Kim

Award Winner 2022:

Congratulations to Kim Basler for being the first-ever recipient! Kim is an Online Food Freedom & Mindset Coach, and a canfitpro certified fitness professional, with over 25 years’ experience in the fitness industry. In 2021 Kim was named canfitpro Delegates’ Choice New Presenter of the Year. Kim specializes in disordered eating and body diversity and is committed to changing the way the world measures their self-worth. Kim has courageously challenged the status quo and opened doors for new and different approaches to achieving fitness and health, inside and out. Meet Kim: @kimbasler_foodfreedom