United States Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas was named the sportswoman of the year at the Women's Sports Foundation event in New York.
The 16-year-old was handed the top honour after clinching a gold medal in the all-around gymnastics event at the London Olympic Games in the summer.
Douglas tweeted: "Thank you so much @WomensSportsFdn for nominating me for such an AMAZING award! Thank you everyone that voted for me! Love you guys!"