The Board of Directors deliberately and very carefully selects the recipients of these esteemed career awards.
The Boyd Epley Award honors individuals who exhibit historical impact, achievements, and dedication to the NSCA over the course of their career.
This esteemed award is given to an individual whose career achievements made a substantial contribution to the scientific understanding, methodologies, or practice of resistance training as a component of sports conditioning. The individual must be 70 years of age or older or can be awarded posthumously. (Does not need to be a member of the NSCA.)
The NSCA Impact Award is given to an individual whose career has greatly contributed to the advancement or impact in the national or international strength and conditioning or fitness industry.