Soccer played David Beckham is named Choice Male Athlete, while artistic gymnast Shawn Johnson is awarded Choice Athlete: Female prize.
The full winners of 2009 Teen Choice Awards in sports and other categories have been unveiled hot on the heels of the outing of some early winners. Soccer stud David Beckham nabs the Choice Male Athlete prize, beating some other nominees, including Kobe Bryant, Roger Federer, Michael Phelps, and Tiger Woods.
On the female side, artistic gymnast Shawn Johnson is named the winner. She beats Nastia Liukin, Danica Patrick, Kerri Walsh, Misty May-Treanor, and Serena Williams, all of whom vie for the predicate of Choice Athlete: Female.
Meanwhile, the award for Choice Action Sports Athlete: Male goes to skateboarder Ryan Sheckler. He wins the title from Paul Rodriguez, Kelly Slater, James Stewart, and Shaun White. As for Choice Action Sports Athlete: Female, the prize goes to Stephanie Gilmore. Her competitors for the category are Gretchen Bleiler, Torah Bright, Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins, and Carissa Moore.
In addition to sports, Teen Choice Awards winners in TV, movie, and music have also been unveiled. The gala itself has been held at Universal Studios Hollywood's Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif. on Sunday afternoon, August 9 with Jonas Brothers serving as the hosts. It will be aired live on FOX Monday, August 10 at 8-10 P.M. ET/PT.
Full List of 2009 Teen Choice Awards Winners in Sports and Other Categories:
- Choice Male Athlete : David Beckham
- Choice Female Athlete : Shawn Johnson
- Choice Action Sports Athlete Male : Ryan Sheckler
- Choice Action Sports Athlete Female : Stephanie Gilmore
- Choice Male Hottie : Robert Pattinson
- Choice Female Hottie : Megan Fox
- Choice Web Star : Fred
- Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon Female : Selena Gomez
- Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon Male : Jonas Brothers
- Choice Comedian : George Lopez
- Choice Celebrity Activist : Hayden Panettiere
- Choice Celebrity Dancer : Selena Gomez
- Choice Twit : Ellen DeGeneres