Our World-Underwater

Last updated: November 22, 2017 at 13:49 pm

The Our Word-Underwater (OW-U) Outstanding Achievement Award dates back to 1971 and honours those divers whose life work has advanced and promoted diving.

Past award winners include such legendary figures as the Cousteaus, Al Giddings, Dr. Sylvia Earle and Stan Waterman.

2017 HALL, Howard and Michele
2016 FRINK, Stephen
2015 NACHOUM, Amos
2014 DOUBILET, David & HAYES, Jennifer
2013 HEINERTH, Jill
2012 NUYTTEN, Phil
2011 BROOKS, Ernest
2010 TROTTER, David
2009 STEVENS, Ron
2008 KOHL, Cris
2007 GILBERT, Michel & ALARY, Danielle
2006 SCHUTT, Paul
2005 STEINBORN, Bill
2005 AQUATIC EDUCATION GROUP
2004 ERICKSON, Ralph D.
2003 LONG, Dick
2002 LONGMAN, Bruce & Sue
2001 WINBUSH, Leroy
2000 SHANKS, Harry
2000 MARKSTAHLER, Joyce
1999 SKILES, Wes
1998 BRIDGES, Lloyd
1997 ORR, Dan
1996 KRISTOFF, Emory
1995 PEDERSON, Vern
1994 LOVIN, Bill

1993 BANK, Marjorie
1992 WAGNER, Dan
1991 BROOKS, Ernie
1990 WACHOLZ, Chris
1989 SHEARER, Gordon
1988 ROUSE, Norine
1987 STEELE, John
1986 SWANSON, Arthur
1985 SHINN, Gene
1984 DAVISON, Sam
1983 BASSETT, Dr. Bruce
1982 WALKER, T. Lloyd
1981 MARX, Sir Robert
1980 BACHRACH, Dr. Arthur
1979 TZIMOULIS, Paul
1978 EARLE, Dr. Sylvia
1977 FRESHEE, Rick
1976 WATERMAN, Stanton
1975 McKENNY, Jack
1974 EGSTROM, Dr. Glen
1973 GIDDINGS, Al
1972 MACINNIS, Dr. Joseph
1971 THE COUSTEAUS

Jeffrey Gallant

Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac & Book of Records. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.

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