FAI - Leonardo Da Vinci Deploma

FAI - Leonardo Da Vinci Deploma

This award was established in 1970 by the FAI and is presented once a year to an individual who has obtained the following:

  • Obtained at least 3 times consecutively, the title of National Parachuting Champion; or
  • Obtained at least once the title of Absolute Parachuting Champion and at least twice the title of Combined Champion at an International parachuting competition; or
  • Successfully fulfilled the function of Chief Judge at least twice at an international competition and at least once at a World parachuting Championship; or
  • Fulfilled at least 3 times consecutively the function of International Judge at a World Parachuting Championship; or
  • Established at least 3 World Parachuting Records; or
  • Fulfilled at least twice the function of Competition Director at an Int'l Parachuting Contest and at least once at a World Parachuting Championship; or
  • Been appointed President of Honour of the FAI Parachuting Commission, or served for at least 10 consecutive years and is still serving as national delegate to the FAI Parachuting Commission

 

2010 - Barry McAuley

  • Successfully fulfilled the function of Chief Judge at least twice at an International competition and at least once at a World Parachuting Championships;
  • Fulfilled at least three times consecutively the function of International Judge at a World Parachuting Championships;
  • Served for at least 10 consecutive years and served as national delegate to the FAI Parachuting Commission.

 

1999 - Richard Bennett

Successfully fulfilled the function of Chief Judge at least twice at an International Parachuting Championships and at least once at a World Parachuting Championships; Fulfilled at least three times consecutively the function of International Judge at a World Parachuting Championships; served at least 10 consecutive years and is still serving as national delegate to the FAI Parachuting Commission.

 

1985 - Micheal J. Zahar

Obtained at least three times consecutively the title of National Parachuting Champion; obtained the title of Parachuting Champion at an International Parachuting Championships.

 

1979 - John Chemello

Fulfilled at least 3 times the function of International Judge at a World Parachuting Championships.