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IWAS Pursuit Trophy

IWAS Pursuit Trophy

The IWAS Pursuit Trophy is the highest honour awarded by IWAS.

It recognises a sportsperson or administrator for their actions and achievements either in their own sport or within the Paralympic Movement. It can be awarded at any time.

2013Maura StrangeGreat BritainFormer Executive Director and Secretary General for IWAS
1992Andre HennaertFranceWheelchair fencing
1992Claude SuguyFranceAdministration
1990Ingrig LauridsenDenmarkAthletics (track) and classifier
1990Horace PooleGreat BritainFormer Vice President & Treasurer of IWAS (when known as ISMGF/ISMWSF), Chairman of BPSS.
1980Kim so-BooSouth KoreaAdministration
1988Il Mook ChoSouth KoreaAdministration
1986Rick HansonCanadaAthletics
1986Charles AtkinsonGreat BritainPhysiotherapist, Chairman of the Technical Committee of ISMGF
1984Dr Rosa SchweizerAustriaTable tennis, swimming, athletics, archery & bowls
1984Joan ScrutonGreat BritainFormer IWAS (ISMGF/ISMGF) Secretary General and
Personal Assistant to Sir Ludwig Guttmann

Citation Diplomas (Gold Seal) Special Achievement

02/08/1984Charles AtkinsonGreat Britain
02/08/1984Heman TjebbesNetherlands
02/08/1984Dr Albert TricotBelgium
02/08/1984Ben LiptonUSA
02/08/1984Dr Bodil EskesenDenmark
02/08/1984Giovanni PischeItaly
02/08/1984Dick LoiselleCanada
02/08/1984British Paraplegic Sports SocietyGreat Britain
02/08/1984Joan ScrutonGreat Britain
02/08/1984Aylesbury Vale District CouncilGreat Britain
02/08/1984Sun IndustriesJapan
02/08/1984Oita Marathon Organising CommitteeJapan
02/08/1984Indonesian Foundation of Sport for DisabledIndonesia
31/06/1989Elwynne GriffithsGreat Britain