Penguin Of The Year


The seventh edition of the Penguin Of The Year award was presented at the closing ceremony of the World Games in Prievidza, Slovakia, on August 9, 2008.

After six years the price went back to Québec.
The second Québec player to receive this "Nobel Price of Intercrosse" was Olivier Cloutier-Charbonneau.

Here are some photos of the award winners:

Penguin Of The Year 2008
Given to the player with the best "Penguin spirit", meaning
good sportsmanship and perfect social skills.

Olivier Cloutier-Charbonneau, Québec

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

Penguin Rookie Of The Year 2008
Given to the player attending his/her first World Games and
that best meets the "Penguin Of The Year" criteria.


Marc André Dion, Québec

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


Jan Zýka, Czech Republic

Penguin Of The Year 2008 - Leffe's Choice Award
To a player for exraordinary enthusiasm and
achievements in the spirit of intercrosse.


Radoslav Chlpek, Slovakia

(Photo: Ferenc Szakaly http://www.inter-crosse.hu)

Special "Penguin Wizard" Award


Miroslav Janek, Slovakia

(Photo: Lars Kaiser)

Special "Happy Penguin" Award
For always having a smile on her face.


Lucie Régé, France

(Photo: Ferenc Szakaly http://www.inter-crosse.hu)