VIDEO: Caitlyn Jenner's Inspiring Speech After Receiving Arthur Ashe Courage Award 6 years ago

VIDEO: Caitlyn Jenner's Inspiring Speech After Receiving Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Caitlyn Jenner delivered an incredible acceptance speech and received a standing ovation at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night.

After being awarded the Arthur Ashe Courage Award, she took to the stage to talk about the challenges facing and achievements of the transgender community.

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She also touched on her personal journey, saying: “It’s been eye-opening, inspiring but also frightening.”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5j5AC_NgQpc
Video: YouTube/ESPYS 2015.

Caitlyn also made sure to thank her family who were in the audience.

She said: “Here comes the tough part. I’d like to thank my family. The biggest fear I’ve always had of coming out is I never wanted to hurt anyone else, most of all my family and my kids.

“I always wanted my children to be so proud of their dad, for what he was able to accomplish in his life. You guys have given so much back to me, you’ve given me so much support, I am so so grateful to have all of you in my life.”


The Kardashian and Jenner kids posed for a snap on the night.

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