Professional Skaters Association EDI AWARDS


Nominations subcommittee
Nominations are solicited from the entire PSA Board of Governors by the executive director’s office for these awards except for those mentioned here; Sonja Henie and Gustave Lussi, which are nominated by the awards committee.

F. Ritter Shumway Award Presented to a person in the skating world who has earned distinction for unending dedication and significant contribution to the world of figure skating. 

2013

Ben Wright

2006

Oscar Iobst

1998

Robert Mock

2012

Janet Champion

2005

Barbara Ann Scott

1997

Robert Unger

2011

Frank Carroll

2004

Nancy Meiss

1996

Dick Button

2010

John Nicks

2003

Doug Wilson

1995

Tom Collins

2009

Riedell Skates

2002

Homer & Pat Hagadorn

1994

Scott Hamilton

 

Riegelman Family

2001

Ted & Mary Clark

1992

Joe Serafine

2008

Scott Hamilton

2000

Chip & Carol Ludlow

1991

Helen McLoraine

2007

Erika Amundsen

1999

Carolyn Kruse

1990

Charles Schultz

 

 

 

 

1989

Richard Dwyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

Distinguished Official Award Presented to a judge or official who, through the years, has given to the sport of figure skating through dedication, reliability and integrity. 

2013

Wendy Enzmann

2007

Charlie Cyr

2001

Joan Gruber

2012

Joe Inman

2006

Gale Tanger

2000

Mary Louise Wright

2011

Patricia St. Peter

2005

Mary Cook

1999

Janet Allen

2010

Gale Tanger

2004

Charlie Cyr

1998

Oscar Iobst

2009

Peg Faulkner

2003

Ron Pfenning

1997

Virginia LeFevre

2008

Ann Gerli

2002

Bill Fitzpatrick

1996

Ben Wright

Betty Berens Award   Established in memory of Betty Berens who gave unselfishly of her time and talent both on the ice and off.  It is presented to a coach who has overcome adversity-physical or emotional-who has continued in dedication and perseverance to serve their profession with dignity and fortitude.

2013

Darin Hosier

2005

Marylill Elbe

1997

Michael Tamres

1990

Jim Hulick

2012

Sandy Lamb

2004

Dede Disbrow

1996

Ekaterina Gordeeva

 

 

2011

Charles Fetter

2003

Norma Sahlin

 

& "Stars" cast

 

 

2010

Janet Champion

2002

Eloise Becker

1995

Ann Olson-Eidson

 

 

2009

David Shulman

2001

Pat French

1994

Not awarded

 

 

2008

Kim Seybold-Catron

2000

Debbie Colgan

1993

Barbara Fitzgerald

 

 

2007

Angie Riviello

1999

Jim Disbrow

1992

Juli McKinstry

 

 

2006

Colleen Mickey

1998

Scott Hamilton

1991

Not awarded

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HONORARY MEMBER/LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - "Dedication and service to the PSA"

2013

Ricky Harris

1995

Ron Ludington

1981

Walter & Irene Mueh1bronner

2012

Charles Fetter

1994

Frank Carroll

1980

Cliff Thaell

2011

Lynn Benson

1993

Pieter Kollen

1979

Not awarded

2010

Kelley Morris Adair

1992

Sally-Anne Reid

1978

Not awarded

2009

Jackie Brenner

1991

Rita Lowery

1977

Not awarded

2008

Carol Rossignol

1990

Norma Sahlin

1976

Lew Elkin

2007

Robbie Kaine

1989

Carole Shulman

1975

Montgomery Wilson

2006

Diane Miller

 

David Shulman

1974

Snoopy

2005

Cindy Geltz

1988

Erika Amundsen

1973

Agnes Hutchinson

2004

Eloise Becker

1987

Don Laws

 

Wally Sahlin

2003

Janet Champion

1986

Bob Ogilvie

1972

Fritz Dietl

2002

Gerry Lane

 

Joan Ogilvie

1971

Rosemary Stuart Dench

2001

Christy Krall

1985

Hans Gerschwiler

 

Bob Dench

2000

Bob Mock

1984

Paul F. Riedell

1970

Oscar Johnson

1999

Kathy Casey

1983

George Eby

 

Eddie Shipstad

1998

Bob O'Connell

1982

Peter  Dunfield

 

Roy Shipstad

1997

Tom McGinnis

 

Sonya Dunfield

1969

Howard Nicholson

1996

Sandy Lamb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sonja Henie Award Presented to a female, professional skater who has brought recognition to the sport in a positive and favorable manner.

2013

Tanith Belbin

2007

Caryn Kadavy

2001

Sandra Bezic

2012

Christy Krall

2006

Tai Babilonia

2000

Carol Heiss Jenkins

2011

Yuka Sato

2005

Yuko Sato

1999

Peggy Fleming

2010

Lori Nichol

2004

Michelle Kwan

1998

Kristi Yamaguchi

2009

Kathy Casey

2003

Janet Lynn

1997

Ekaterina Gordeeva

2008

Kristi Yamaguchi

2002

Rosalyn Sumners

1996

Dorothy Hamill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gustave Lussi Award Presented to a male, professional skater who has brought recognition to the sport in a positive and favorable manner. 

2013

Michael Weiss

2008

Kurt Browning

2003

Paul Wylie

2012

Ryan Bradley

2007

Brian Orser

2002

Ron Luddington

2011

Scott Hamilton

2006

John Zimmerman

2001

Kurt Browning

2010

David Kirby

2005

Elvis Stojko

2000

Sergei Grinkov

2009

Dan Hollander

2004

Todd Eldredge

1999

Brian Boitano

 

 

 

 

1998

Scott Hamilton

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joe Serafine National Volunteer of the Year Award Recognized for outstanding service to the PSA over the past year


2013

Denise Williamson

2007

Kelley Morris Adair

2002

Not awarded

2012

Heidi Thibert

2006

Jackie Brenner

2001

Debbie Storey

2011

Marylill Elbe

2005

Rebecca Stump

 

 

2010

Lynn Benson

2004

Andrew Foland

 

 

2009

Scott Brown

2003

Pierre Panayi

 

 

2008

David Kirby

 

Randy Winship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ACTION PHOTO OF THE YEAR Photo’s are judged on quality, drama, balance, and the ability to have "captured the moment," by vote of the editorial staff of PS Magazine. The winning photo is featured on the cover of PS Magazine.

 

Photographer

 

Subject

2013

Mark Walentiny

 

Shannon Brakke

2012

Andrea Chempinski

 

Michael Weiss

2011

Mark Walentiny

 

Michelle Kwan

2010

Vicki Luy

 

Mirai Nagasu

2009

Mark Walentiny

 

Sasha Cohen

2008

Oliver Brajon

 

Jana Khoklova & Sergei Novitski

2007

Andrea Chempinski

 

Naomi Lang & Peter Tchernyshev

2006

Mark Walentiny

 

Kurt Browning

2005

Karen Cohen-Prosnitz

 

Jessica Wai

2004

Paul Harvath

 

Zhang & Zhang

2003

Krista Hicks Benson

 

Michelle Kwan

2002

Michelle Harvath

 

Naomi Lang & Peter Tchernyshev

2001

Kathy Goedeken

 

Irina Slutskaya

2000

Kathy Goedeken

 

Scott Hamilton

1999

Eddy Lemaitre

 

Anissina & Peizerat

 

Fritz Dietl National Award for Ice Arena Excellence honors the lifetime dedication of Fritz Dietl to the ice skating industry and his determination to encourage innovation and excellence in facility management operations and programming. To be eligible for the award, the arena must be recognized as an Excelence On Ice (EOI) facility.

2013

Colorado Springs World Arena Ice Hall

2010

Shattuck St. Mary’s

2007

Extreme Ice Center

2012

Extreme Ice Center

2009

Extreme Ice Center

2006

Stamford Twin Rinks

2011

Center Ice Arena

2008

Extreme Ice Center

2005

South Suburban

 

 

 

 

2004

Yerba Buena

 

 

 

 

 

 

Synchronized Team Coach Award Selection is based on quality of organization, team work, performance, originality, unison, and spirit.

2009

Discontinued

 

2005

Erin Donovan

 

2002

Robin Wagner

2008

Saga Krantz

 

2004

Jeannine Cullen

 

2001

Lynn Benson

2007

Vicki Korn

 

2003

Shannon Peterson

 

2000

Lynn Benson

2006

Lisa Darken

 

 

Holly Teets

 

 

 

Changed to the Best Performance in Synchronized Skating at the U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships: in 2009