2018 ESPYS NOMINATIONS

Date: June 21, 2018 Author: Jeff Schmuck Categories: news
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The 2018 ESPYS nominations include the world’s top action sports stars in categories of Best Female Athlete, Best Male & Female Olympians, Best Male & Female Action Sports Athletes and Best Male Athlete with a Disability. Snowboard phenom Chloe Kim leads the charge with an action sports athlete record three nominations for Best Female Athlete, Best Female Olympian and Best Female Action Sports Athlete. Snowboarders Jamie Anderson, Red Gerard and Shaun White, along with Skier David Wise, also received Best Olympian nods. White is also nominated in the Best Olympic Moment category and Snowboarder and Snowmobiler Mike Schultz is nominated for Best Male Athlete with a Disability.
 

David Wise. Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images

The 2018 ESPYS, hosted by Danica Patrick, will be broadcast live on ABC Wednesday, July 18, at 8 p.m. ET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The 2018 ESPYS return to ABC for the fourth year with a star-studded evening celebrating major sports achievements, reliving unforgettable moments, and saluting the leading performers and performances of the past year in sports.  The complete list of nominees for The 2018 ESPYS can be found here.

Henrik Harlaut. Photo by Nick Guise-Smith / ESPN Images

Voting is open now at ESPYS.com through Wednesday, July 18 at 8 p.m. ET.

BEST MALE ACTION SPORT ATHLETE NOMINEES

Henrik Harlaut, Ski
David Wise, Ski
Marcus Kleveland, Snowboard
Kelvin Hoefler, Skateboard

BEST FEMALE ACTION SPORT ATHLETE NOMINEES

Chloe Kim, Snowboard
Jamie Anderson, Snowboard
Brighton Zeuner, Skateboard
Stephanie Gilmore, Surfing

BEST MALE OLYMPIAN NOMINEES

David Wise, Ski
Shaun White, Snowboard
Red Gerard, Snowboard
John Shuster, Curling

BEST FEMALE OLYMPIAN NOMINEES

Mikaela Shiffrin, Ski
Chloe Kim, Snowboard
Jamie Anderson, Snowboard
Jocelyn Lamoureux-Davidson, Hockey

BEST FEMALE ATHLETE NOMINEES

Mikaela Shiffrin, Ski
Chloe Kim, Snowboard
Julia Ertz, Soccer
Syliva Fowles, Basketball