President’s Award

Minimum qualification: Any person whose actions have significantly contributed to the International Life Saving Federation or globally to its Aims and Objectives as defined in the ILS Constitution. No more than three President’s Commendations shall be issued each year.

  • 2003
    • Brent E. MOORE (USA)
  • 2005
    • Anthony CHAN Wai-Lun (Hong Kong – China)
  • 2008
    • Helmut STOHR (Germany – DLRG)
    • Tom DALY (USA – USLA)
    • Robert GEAR (Australia – Surf)
  • 2009
    • Carl MARTINEZ¬†(USA)
  • 2011
    • Ambassador Pete PETERSON (TASC)
    • Mrs. Vi PETERSON (TASC)
    • Dr. Michael LINNAN (TASC)
    • Ross COX (TASC)
  • 2012
    • Mr. Lee Lam THYE (Malaysia)
    • Justin SCARR
    • Robert BRADLEY
    • Carl MARTINEZ
  • 2014
    • Jean Pierre SOUBIRAN (France)
  • 2016
    • Jolanda VAN DALEN (Netherlands)
  • 2017
    • Dr. Harald VERVAECKE PhD (Belgium)
    • Prof. Dr. Linda QUAN MD, PhD (USA)
    • Prof. Dr. Joan Ozanne SMITH AO, MD, PhD (Australia)
    • Dr. David MEDDINGS MD (Canada)
    • Dr. Aminur RAHMAN MD (Bangladesh)