Not long after Vanity Fair released the first photos of Caitlyn Jenner on Monday, writer James Andrew Miller broke the news of Jenner’s first big public appearance.
— James Andrew Miller (@JimMiller) June 1, 2015
The award clearly means a great deal to Jenner.
;@Caitlyn_Jenner on winning Ashe ESPY Award "For the first time this July, I will be able to stand as my true self in front of my peers.”
— Josh Krulewitz (@jksports) June 1, 2015
This year’s ESPY’s will be broadcast July 15 on ABC. Also on the broadcast: Leah Still will receive the Jimmy V Perseverance Award along with her father, Cincinnati Bengals tackle Devon Still, for their continued battle against her cancer.
Past winners of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award include Michael Sam, Robin Roberts and Pat Summitt.