The event was held at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino and cost $100 per plate. Proceeds benefit the US version of Safe Routes to School.
Here are a selection of the awards:
OUTSTANDING FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Alison Dunlap
OUTSTANDING MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Dave Wiens
BEST LINEAR EXHIBIT: Maverick American
(Also nominated was Cycles La Femme, see http://www.bikebiz.co.uk/.../article.php?id=2411 )
BEST ISLAND EXHIBIT: Smith Optics
BEST SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR: Trek
COMPONENT/ACCESSORY MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR: RockShox
FAVOURITE BIKE BRAND, 'BICYCLING' AND 'MOUNTAIN BIKE' MAGAZINES 2002 CONSUMER CHOICE AWARDS: Trek
BEST 2003 PRODUCT OF THE SHOW: Maverick American's suspension fork
CYCLING'S MAN OF THE YEAR: Lance Armstrong
(The other nominees were the presidents of Trek and Giant USA, John Burke and Skip Hess).