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Jack Franklin Award
The Jack Franklin Award recognizes an individual for a lifetime of contributions to our sport. The winner of the Franklin Award is selected by the Referee Committee.
1992-Robert Espeseth, Sr.
2005-Matthew J. Ledwith
2011-John D. White
Julian Wolf Award
The Julian Wolf Award pays tribute to the one rowing official in the USA that stood apart from the rest in his/her contribution to rowing in the past year. It is based upon one, several, or all of the following: outstanding performance, dedication, heroic acts or outstanding contributions to officiating. The winner is selected by five past Wolf award winners.
2000-H. Ray Duff
2006-Kirsten and Howard Meisner
2011-John J. Cavanaugh
2012 -Lloyd McDonald
Joan Zandbergen “Mama Z” Award
The Joan Zandbergen “Mama Z” Award for Sustained Superior Performance is presented to one USRowing official who, over a period of 3-10 years, has stood apart from the rest of his or her peers.