MDA's 2017 Muscle Team Honorees
We are pleased to announce that Muscle Team 2017 will be led by Coach Edward V. Piccinich of SL Green Realty Corp.
The Champion of Spirit Award is bestowed upon an individual who has demonstrated passion, drive and commitment to making a difference in the lives of people living with muscle disease. Christopher Rosa of CUNY is an integral part of the history and the future of the NY Muscle Team and we are thrilled to honor him as the 2017 Champion of Spirit.
This year's Russ Salzberg Champion of Hope Award Recipient is Tony Orlando. The award, named after legendary New York Sportscaster Russ Salzberg, tireless advocate for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, is presented to an individual who has inspired Russ’ indefatigable commitment to MDA.