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Gymnast Sister Survivors of Larry Nassar Accept Arthur Ashe Award, Judge Gets Praise

By TheBlast Staff

Aly Raisman led over 100 sister survivors of the abuse by ex-Team USA gymnastics doctor as the brave girls took the stage at the ESPY Awards and delivered some powerful speeches.

Raisman was joined by Sarah Klein and Tiffany Thomas Lopez as they accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award and spoke on the bravery from all the girls and how conviction of the doctor will continue to make an impact and help other victims of sexual abuse.

During their speeches, Raisman gave special thanks to Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, who was brought to the award ceremony as a special guest.

Rosemarie Elizabeth Aquilina at the ESPYs

The Olympic champion explained that Aquilina "Showed a profound level of understanding by giving us each the opportunity to face our abuser and speak our truth and feel heard."

Well done, ladies.

2018 ESPY Awards

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