Awards & Trophies

Timothea Larr Trophy

The purpose of this award is to recognize a person whose vision and guidance have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of sailor education in the United States. The award may be made to any individual who, in the opinion of the US Sailing Training Committee Selection Team, fully meets this criterion.

The trophy is Training’s highest honor, and is awarded each fall at the National Conference. Any US Sailing member may nominate a person for the Timothea Larr Award. Nominees for the award should be members of US Sailing and also embody the highest principles of honor, integrity and a selfless dedication to the sport.

Nomination URL

To make a nomination for this Award, please visit: Nomination Link

Previous Award Recipients

  • 2017 – Rich Jepsen
  • 2015 – Charles “Chuck” Hawley
  • 2014 – Joanne Dorval
  • 2013 – John Rousmaniere
  • 2012 – Joni Palmer
  • 2010 – Jim Muldoon
  • 2009 – Dick Allsopp
  • 2008 – Ruth Creighton
  • 2007 – Ralf Steinz
  • 2006 – Nancy Richardson
  • 2005 – Jo Mogle
  • 2004 – John Malatak
  • 2003 – Steve and Doris Colgate
  • 2002 – Susie Trotman