International Sports Hall of Fame medals finally done. Final design of logo was picked from hundreds of submissions from artists around the world. Medal is probably largest ever presented at 6 inches in diameter, 1/2 inch thick and weighs over 2.5 pounds. Was hand crafted and carved, is coated in 24 karat gold, antiqued, with 32 inch long, 2 inch wide royal purple ribbon and will be presented in large silk lined embossed presentation case. Ceremonies will be held March, 2012 during the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival weekend.
Note the 10 rings at base of front of medal for Perfect '10' score, 5 stars above the earth signifying the 5 major continents of the globe, and on rear of medal, the Roman wreath presented to early Olympians. the name and class of each Inductee will be engraved above base of wreath.
Robert M. Goldman MD, PhD, DO, FAASP
Chairman of the Board-A4M
World Chairman-International Medical Commission
Chairman-World Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
President Emeritus-National Academy of Sports Medicine