Bill Burk Memorial Youth Elite Award Past Winners
As of 2003, both a male and a female youth athlete will be selected for this award
This award was donated to the CYA in 1997 by the Burk family to honor the memory of Bill Burk, their father, an active promoter of youth sailing in the Montreal’s West Island region. As of 2003, this award may recognize a top male and female sailor. In order to be eligible, the candidate must:
a) Have a record of outstanding achievement in national and international youth competition from December 2, 2018 to December 1, 2019, and brought recognition to Canadian competitive sailing. The following events will be considered foremost (although not exclusively) in the selection of a male and female recipient: 1) Youth Worlds, 2) International youth events recognized by ISAF 3) Sail Canada Canadian Youth Sailing Championships
b) Through behaviour and manner, have set an example for other youth competitors.
c) Have demonstrated leadership and sportsmanship.
d) Be 18-and-under as of December 31st in the year of nomination.
e) Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
|2020-2021||Annie Balasubramanian & Nathan Latka|
|2019||Hunter Dejean and Ryan Anderson|
|2018||Hunter Dejean and Tayte Stefaniuk|
|2017||Georgia Lewin-LaFrance, Madeline Gillis, & Liam Bruce|
|2016||Georgia Lewin-LaFrance & Matti Muru|
|2015||Coralie Vittecoq, Pat Wilson & Arie Moffat|
|2014||Antonia Lewin-LaFrance, & Andrew & Ryan Wood|
|2013||Corinne Peters & Sandy Beatty|
|2012||Ali ten Hove, Allie Surrette & Justin Vittecoq|
|2011||Fréderique Tougas, Florence Pepin-Delhaes & Kyle Campbell Martin|
|2010||Jessica Round, Erin Berry & Alex Heinzemann|
|2009||Isabella Bertold & Alex Heinzemann|
|2008||Robert Davis & Isabella Bertold|
|2007||Robert Davis & Isabella Bertold|
|2006||Luke Ramsay & Hayley McLean|
|2005||Luke Ramsay & Hayley McLean|
|2004||Nicole Bastet & John Romanko|
|2003||Nicole Bastet & Alex Steele|