Los Angeles, CA, — Nominees for the 2007 ESPY awards co presented by HUMMER and Under Armour were recently announced, and 20 year old professional Snowboarder Torah Bright, has been recognized for her exceptional year in snowboarding. Torah was nominated in the category of Best Female Action Sports Athlete.
Ms. Bright had an amazing season, winning the TTR World Snowboarding Championship, X Games Gold, and the World Superpipe Championship, and the Burton Global Open Series Championship. The 2006 Olympian from Australia is the first southern hemisphere athlete to win a Winter X Games event as well as a US Open. Now calling Salt lake City, UT home, Torah is nominated alongside snowboarder Jamie Anderson, surfer Layne Beachley, skier Sarah Burke, and skater Elissa Steamer. Torah is sponsored by Roxy.
The world’s biggest stars in sports and entertainment will take the stage for the 15th annual celebration to be televised, Sunday, July 15 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN.
Be sure to visit www.espn.go.com now and place your vote for Torah.