Each year, as part of the banquet at the ACA National Paddlesports Conference, a series of prestigious national awards are presented to individuals and organizations who have illustrated exemplary leadership, service, and dedication to various aspects of paddlesport.
- Legends of Paddling
- Excellence in Instruction
- Sanctioned Event of the Year
- Green Paddle for Waterway Conservation
- Joe Pina Volunteer of the Year
- Stroke of Achievement
- J.Henry Rushton
- President's Award
- Dusty Rhodes Founder's Award
- Havens Leadership Award
Nominations for 2013 are now closed. Nominations for 2014 will open in the summer of 2014.
How to submit a nomination:
Award Recipients will be announced at the ACA Annual Banquet & Awards Ceremony at the upcoming National Paddlesports Conference.
- Download the Award Nomination Form (word)
- Type your responses (please do not print)
- Upload it here (online)
For additional information, please contact the ACA Chief Operating Officer.