David Beckham to Receive ‘Legend Award’ at the 2014 Kids’ Choice Sports Awards

Picture (Device Independent Bitmap) 1World-renowned athlete David Beckham will be presented with the Legend Award at Nickelodeons Kids Choice Sports 2014, in recognition of his incredible talent and outstanding sportsmanship on the field. Nicks first-ever Legend Award blimp will go gold for Becks, as the sports legend is set to be honored for his top-level achievements.

Nickelodeon will bestow the first-ever Kids Choice Sports Legend Award to David Beckham, who is the ultimate role model, inspiring generations of kids year after year. His talent is unmatched on the field, and his values, integrity and sportsmanship shine off the field. He exemplifies the qualities every kid aspires to achieve and his name is the first that comes to mind when we think of his sport.

Joining the all-star lineup, formerly announced performers and presenters include: multi-Grammy, award-winning artist Pharrell Williams, country superstar duo Florida George Line, Super Bowl XLVIII champion Marshawn Lynch (Seattle Seahawks), NBA superstar Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder), Will Arnett and Megan Fox (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), Nick Cannon (Americas Got Talent), Henrik Lundqvist (New York Rangers), Victor Cruz (New York Giants), Metta World Peace (New York Knicks), George Lopez (Lopez Tonight), pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, Olympic snowboarder Kelly Clark, pro surfer Bethany Hamilton, Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney, Dez Bryant (Dallas Cowboys) and Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family).

NickelodeonsKids Choice Sports 2014, hosted and executive produced byMichael Strahan,will be telecast live on Thursday, July 17 (8 pm ET/PT). Kids are able tocast their votesin 14 categories onNick.com/sports.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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