Dr. Wlodzimierz Starosta was presented with the United States Sports Academy’s Distinguished Service Award over the weekend in conjunction with the International Association of Sport Kinetics cyclical international conference, “Sport Kinetics 2015.”
The Award was presented to Dr. Starosta by the vice-rector of Józef Piłsudski University of Physical Education in Warsaw, Dr. Jerzy Sadowski and General Secretary of International Association of Sport Kinetics, Dr. Jan Konarski.
The DSA is given annually to those individuals who have made outstanding contributions to national or international sport through education, research or service. The DSA is separate from the Academy’s Awards of Sport. Each nominee must possess an extensive background in sport, which means that the individual must have had significant dealings in instruction, research or service in sport for more than 10 years.