Cordner Nelson Memorial Award
for Lifetime Achievement in Track and Field Writing

Recipients of this award have been:

2023 - Gene CHERRY (Raleigh, NC)
2022 - Bob PAYNE (Spokane, Washington)
2021 - Janet HEINONEN (Eugene)
2020 - Not Awarded
2019 - Sheldon MICKLES (Baton Rouge)
2018 - Ed FOX, Janet VITU and E. Garry HILL (Track and Field News)
2017 - Walt MURPHY (Eastern Track)
2016 - Chris LEAR (Running with the Buffaloes)
2015 - Marc BLOOM (New Jersey)
2014 - Kenny MOORE (Eugene, Oregon)
2013 - Not Awarded
2012 - Not Awarded