Caitlyn shared her excitement over the honor in a statement, saying: "In the past few months, the overwhelming outpouring of support from all over the world for my journey has been incredible. However, being honored with this award, which is named after one of my heroes, is truly special. For the first time this July, I will be able to stand as my true self in front of my peers."
The red carpet awards show celebrating athletes will be televised on ABC and hosted by Joel McHale. Now the only question is, what to wear?! Congratulations to Caitlyn on a well-deserved accolade!