HEINERTH, Jill

Canada (1965- )

Last updated: May 23, 2018 at 2:42 am

Technical diver and instructor; filmmaker; public speaker; author; resident explorer of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society; expert legal witness (scuba and closed circuit rebreathers); made a record dive into an iceberg in 2001; made a record cave penetration dive in 1999.

Diver of the Year (Beneath the Sea, 2018)
NOGI Award (Sports & Education, 2017)
Our World-Underwater Award (2013)
Sir Christopher Ondaatje Medal for Exploration (RCGS, 2013)
Wyland ICON Award (2011)
Women Divers Hall of Fame (2000)
National Speleological Society Fellow
Explorers Club Fellow
Canadian Technical Diver of the Year

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