Penguin Of The Year


During the World Games in Malmö, Sweden in 2005 the "Penguin Of The Year" award celebrated its 5th anniversary. For the first time the grand prize was presented to a woman; Héléne Putod from France.

Here are some photos of the winner:

Penguin Of The Year 2005 - Photos

In addition to the grand award following minor awards were presented:

Penguin Rookie Of The Year 2005
Given to the player attending his/her first World Games and
that best meets the "Penguin Of The Year" criteria.


Vyatcheslav Byetskov, Ukraine


Naughty Penguin Of The Year
Simply for being naughty...


Mario St-Amand, Québec


Penguin Of The Year 2005 - Leffe's Choice Award
To a player for exraordinary enthusiasm and
achievements in the spirit of intercrosse.


André "Figo" Hüsler, Switzerland


Clumsy Penguin Of The Year Award
To a player for handling an awkward situation as it suits an intercrosse player: with a glint in the eye.


Tobias Almén, Sweden