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Nominees for the 2012 Sail Canada Awards
Thu, 29 Nov 2012
Each year Sail Canada invites sailing enthusiasts to participate in recognising Canada's top competitive and recreational sailors, coaches, volunteers and events via the Sail Canada Annual Awards. The 2012 Sail Canada Awards nomination period closed on November 15th with a record number of nominations received!
The 2012 Sail Canada Awards will be presented at the Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Awards on Saturday, January 19, 2013 in Toronto at The Carlu. Click here to purchase your tickets for this prestigious event!
Nominees for the 2012 Sail Canada Awards are...
Rolex Sailor of the Year
Paul Davis Robert Davis Nikola Girke Peter Hall Oskar Johansson Zac Plavsic
Female Athlete of the Year
Brenda Bowskill Nikola Girke Stacie Louttit
Male Athlete of the Year
Paul Davis Robert Davis Peter Hall John McRoberts Zac Plavsic Martin Robitaille
Marvin McDill Memorial Award
The recipient of this award is based on a formula.
Nathan R Cowan Memorial Award for Developing Sailors
Jacob Chapin Saunders Evert McLaughlin
Bill Burk Memorial Youth Elite Award - Female
Corinne Peters Violet Stafford Allie Surette and Ali Tenhove
Bill Burk Memorial Youth Elite Award - Male
Hugh McRae Jack Rieder Justin Vittecoq
Rob and Sandy Butler Eric Holden
Coach of the Year
Rosie Chapman Agustin Ferrario Rob Frost Chris Hewson Osvaldo Padron Kevin Stittle
Chisholm Trophy for Excellence in Race Management
2012 Nepean One Design Regatta; Shark Canadians - Race Management Team Craig and Ross CYA Youth National Championships - Race Management Team
City of Kingston Regatta of the Year Award
2012 Nepean One Design Regatta; Shark Canadians - Host Organizing Committee 2012 Shark Worlds - Host Organizing Committee Craig an Ross CYA Youth National Championships - Host Organizing Committee CYA Sail Central at Fruitbowl Regatta 2012 - Host Organizing Committee Mobility Cup 2012 - Host Organizing Committee
William Abbott Senior Trophy - Sail Training Program of the Year
Frenchman's Bay Yacht Club Pointe Claire Yacht Club Vancouver Island School Sailing League - Royal Victoria Yacht Club
Recreation Event Award
Club de voile Deux-Montagne Toronto Windsurfing club
Volunteer of the Year
Charles Brodeur Fiona Kidd Stephen Lacey
Nominees listed represent all eligible nominations received. Nominations may be deemed ineligible based on established eligibility criteria.
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