Women Who Influence: Sharon Mann Inspiration Award and Scholarship 

Women Who Influence: Sharon Mann Inspiration Award and Scholarship

canfitpro celebrates the legacy of the late Sharon Mann by offering the Women Who Influence “Sharon Mann Inspiration Award and Scholarship.” Sharon was a fitness icon, inspiring instructor and presenter, and entrepreneur who worked in every facet of the fitness industry during her illustrious 30+ year career.


Beginning in 2022, this new award and scholarship will recognize a woman within the fitness industry who exemplifies what Sharon Mann stood for, believed in, and lived: personal courage, growth mindset, influence, inspiration, and community impact.


The recipient will receive a beautiful crystal award and certificate, a canfitpro scholarship valued at $1,500, and will be featured by canfitpro on their website, social media channels, and in the canfitpro magazine print edition.


Who Can Apply?



  • Must be currently active in the fitness industry
  • Must have a professional canfitpro membership in good standing
  • Must be an influential leader and/or mentor
  • Must demonstrates excellence and professionalism in your specialty
  • Nominees must be 18 years of age on January 1 of the award year


For more information visit https://www.canfitpro.com/women-who-influence/

Inspired by the many female role-models in her life, Maureen (Mo) Hagan, canfitpro COO created the Women Who Influence 1-day education experience and luncheon to celebrate women in the fitness industry, in particular, those who lead herself and encourage others to rise with them.


This year, the 8th Annual Women Who Influence event will be held on August 11, 2022. The theme of this unique event is The Power of Belonging.

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