The Paul Loicq Award is presented annually by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) to honour a person who has made "outstanding contributions to the IIHF and international ice hockey".[1] Named after Paul Loicq, who was president of the IIHF from 1922 until 1947, it is the highest personal recognition given by the world governing body of ice hockey.[2] The award is presented during the annual IIHF Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

Award recipientsEdit

List of recipients of the Paul Loicq Award:

  • Source, 1997 to 2018 recipients:[3]
  • Source, announced 2019 recipient:[4]
Year Winner Nationality
1998 Wolf-Dieter Montag   Germany
1999 Roman Neumayer   Germany
2000 Vsevolod Kukushkin   Russia
2001 Isao Kataoka   Japan
2002 Pat Marsh   Great Britain
2003 George Nagobads   United States
2004 Aggie Kukulowicz   Canada
2005 Rita Hrbacek   Austria
2006 Bo Tovland   Sweden
2007 Bob Nadin   Canada
2008 Juraj Okoličány   Slovakia
2009 Harald Griebel   Germany
2010 Lou Vairo   United States
2011 Yuri Korolev   Russia
2012 Kent Angus   Canada
2013 Gord Miller   Canada
2014 Mark Aubry   Canada
2015 Monique Scheier-Schneider   Luxembourg
2016 Nikolai Ozerov   Russia
2017 Patrick Francheterre   France
2018 Kirovs Lipmans   Latvia
2019 Jim Johannson   United States


  1. ^ "The inductee class of 2009". Zurich: International Ice Hockey Federation.
  2. ^ Gabriola Sounder News Archived 2012-09-13 at
  3. ^ "IIHF Hall of Fame". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2019-03-20.
  4. ^ Podnieks, Andrew (2019-02-06). "Hall of Fame Class of 2019 named". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2019-03-20.