Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year

Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Award is given annually to honor deaf athletes who produced outstanding results in his/her sport discipline throughout the current year and to recognize their exemplary sport achievements.

YearMenCountryWomenCountry
2016NOSENKO MykolaFlag: Ukraine UKRALDER-BAERENS NeleFlag: Germany GER
2015MAYOROV VladimirFlag: Russian Federation RUSKMOCHOVA TerezaFlag: Czech Republic CZE
2014OBOTIN VitalyFlag: Russian Federation RUSKORABLINOVA NadezdaFlag: Russian Federation RUS
2013CHERONO SymonFlag: Kenya KENHE Yue YueFlag: China CHN
2010ZUPAN MihaFlag: Slovenia SLOTOVSTA AnnaFlag: Ukraine UKR
2009PARKIN TerenceFlag: South Africa RSAPETRUSHENKA AksanaFlag: Belarus BLR
2008GRENINS MarisFlag: Latvia LATRAAD TrudeFlag: Norway NOR
2007BAGGA RajeevFlag: Great Britain GBRDEEVA NataliaFlag: Belarus BLR
2006KOCH BjörnFlag: Germany GERPOLIVANCHUK AnnaFlag: Sweden SWE
2005PROSSER ScottFlag: Australia AUSSHI CeFlag: China CHN
2004YAKUBOVSKIY VladislavFlag: Russian Federation RUSFERM CeciliaFlag: Sweden SWE
2003TISHCHENKO SergeyFlag: Russian Federation RUSMOONEYHAM AmandaFlag: United States USA
2002PETERSSON LarsFlag: Sweden SWEFEDOROVA OlgaFlag: Russian Federation RUS
2001PARKIN TerenceFlag: South Africa RSAGUSKOVA VeronikaFlag: Russian Federation RUS
2000PARKIN TerenceFlag: South Africa RSAFERM CeciliaFlag: Sweden SWE
1999YUZHANINOV ViktorFlag: Russian Federation RUSKURKOVA PetraFlag: Czech Republic CZE
1998KEALY JohnFlag: Ireland IRLMYRVOLL ToneFlag: Norway NOR
1997PARKIN TerenceFlag: South Africa RSAODDONE BarbaraFlag: Italy ITA
1996STIENSTRA JanFlag: Netherlands NEDBIRLEY DawnFlag: Canada CAN