Governor's Fitness Awards


Celebrate Michigan's leaders in health and wellness during the Governor's Fitness Awards banquet.  We will honor individuals and organizations for their commitment to healthy lifestyles through stirring stories that will inspire you to discover what you're made of. Commit to attend this gala event you won't want to miss.  

Be There.  Be Inspired.

To view photos from the Legislative Reception, click here.

To view photos from Cobo Hall, click here.


2017 Governor's Fitness Award Winners:

Find all of the winners videos here. 

  • Conquering Obesity – Howard Kingsley
  • Accepting the Challenge – Pam Buschle
  • Directors Champion for Health – Vicki Caine
  • Veteran of the Year – James McCloughan
  • Healthy Workplace – Marsh and McLennan Agency (Small/Medium)
  • Healthy Workplace –  Progressive AE (Large)
  • Healthy Workplace –  University of Michigan (Very Large)
  • Extraordinary Event – 906 Polar Roll and Fifth Third River Bank Run
  • Active Communities – Grass Lake
  • Lifetime Achievement – Mike Ilitch
  • Public Official – Justice Richard Bernstein
  • People's Choice Award - Dr. Sushma Reddy 


To view last year's award winners, click here.

View the 2017 Governor's Fitness Award Finalists: