Rhode Island Aquatic Hall of Fame
2017 Banquet Date is Friday, May 5, 2017

RIAHOF FACTS
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6th Annual 1.2 Mile Swim
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INDUCTEES
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Photos
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THROUGH THE DECADES
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Nomination Form
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2017 INDUCTEES
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Nomination Form

 Nomination Information

     To nominate a candidate for the RIAHOF contact  Ken Reall at 40 College Road, Providence, Rhode Island 02908.  We will forward a Nomination Form to you;  or you may use the information below to complete a nomination. Please submit copies of as much supporting information as possible.  Nominations for the 2017 banquet must be received complete by December 1, 2016.

                

Rhode Island “AQUATIC”

 
Hall of Fame
 
 
 
 
  
 
Official Nomination Form
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nominee:   ______________________________________________________
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Revised January 2013
 
 
 
 
RHODE ISLAND AQUATIC HALL OF FAME
NOMINATION FORM
 
Nominee:
 
_______________________________________________             
First                                        Middle                                   Last                                       
                                                                                                                                               
____________________________________________________                      
Nickname (if applicable)
 
____________________________________________________
Address City,                       State                       Zip
 
________________           _____________                 ______________                               _____________
Home Phone                        Work Phone                          Date of Birth                        Place of Birth
 
E-mail address____________________
 
RESIDENT OF RHODE ISLAND FROM 19___ TO  20___     
 
___ PLEASE CHECK HERE IF THIS AWARD WOULD BE POSTHUMOUSLY.
 
Spouse or Closest Living Relative:   ____________________________________________
                                                                                Name                                     Relationship
 
Address:____________________________________________
 
              ____________________________________________
 
Telephone:________________________
 
Schools Attended by Nominee:
 
__________________________   ______________________                             ______________
High School                                                          City/State                                              Year Graduated
__________________________   ______________________                             _______________
College/University                                               City/State                                              Year Graduated
 
__________________________   ______________________                             _______________
Post Graduate School                                         City/State                                              Year Graduated
 
Submitted by:
 
__________________________   ______________________                             _______________
Name                                                                     Home Phone                                        Work Phone
 
____________________________________________________________________________
Address                                                  City                        State                                       Zip Code
 
E-mail Address____________________________________________________
 
 
_______________________________                        _____________________
Signature                                                                                               Date
 
Revised January 2013
 
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                RHODE ISLAND “AQUATIC” HALL OF FAME
 
TO THE BEST OF YOUR ABILITY, PLEASE COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION ABOUT THE PERSON BEING NOMINATED
 
 
 
I.                   PERSONAL DATA
 
Primary affiliation with aquatics:
 
competitive ___   coaching ___   safety ___            masters ___   other___        
 
Position(s): ________________________________________________________
 
Location(s):________________________________________________________
 
Length of service: No. of years ___         from:___/___to___/___
 
II.                CAREER…Must be in ‘Chronological’ Order
 
a.       Give a detailed Career Description with all of their Aquatics affiliations. Please give complete background and information on activities and/or education, career milestones, achievements, awards, honors, records, etc. Include copies of documents that support this data.
b.      List Career Highlights and BRIEFLY describe those personal qualities possessed by the nominee which makes them worthy of consideration for induction.
c.       IMPORTANT! No nomination will be considered unless there is qualifying material such as: copies of newspaper articles, letters from other references, copies of award and honors, etc. (see last page for hints and check list).
 
III.               Please provide the name of a relative or friend of the candidate who would be in a position to provide additional information. (You might contact these people and request that they send any such information.)
 
Use additional sheets of paper and include as much information as you wish to support your candidate. (Other sources, such as coaches, swimmers, assistants, co-workers, etc. should be contacted by you.)
 
IV.              Return Completed Application to: Ken Reall, 40 College Road, Providence, Rhode Island 02908                                                          
                                                     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Revised January 2013
 
 
 
 
 
 
RHODE ISLAND AQUATIC HALL OF FAME
CRITERIA FOR INDUCTION
 
 
 
All nominees inducted into the Hall of Fame must meet the following:
 
1.      Candidate(s) must be nominated in writing along with this official form filled out and all of the background data completed and submitted before the November Board meeting. Upon timely receipt, the Executive committee will decide approval at the December Board meeting. No person may sign for more than one (1) nomination form in any one year.
 
2.      Candidate(s) must have been a Rhode Island resident at the time their contributions to Acquatics were being achieved and/or have been a Rhode Island resident for a significant number of years before relocating out of state in the event that the nominee is being honored for their contribution on a regional or national level.
 
3.      A nominee must have made significant contributions to Aquatics in one of the following areas:
Competitor
Coach
Teacher/Instructor/Safety Director
Official
Masters *
 
All Candidates in the area of coaching/officiating and water safety may still be actively contributing but, must have a minimum of ten years experience.
 
The Hall of Fame is an organization that is attempting to diligently honor the accomplishments of our past contributors. Competitive contributions for the Hall will be acted upon according to the following tables.
 
 
                    2017                ALL ACHIEVEMENTS PRIOR TO                 2007 
 
****** TEN YEARS FROM PERFORMANCE DATA ******
 
 
* Master’s must have a minimum ten years experience, but would be eligible for induction while
    still contributing as a master’s swimmer.  Those being honored as Officials and / or Water Safety Instructors may 
    may also be inducted while active, but must have a minimum of ten years experience.
 
 
 
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 RHODE ISLAND AQUATIC HALL OF FAME
 
 
HINTS TO COMPLETE AN EFFECTIVE APPLICATION
 
 
 
The information recorded on this application may be the only “enlightenment” the Committee will have to determine the nominee’s qualifications for consideration into the RI Aquatic Hall of Fame. To assist you, we have provided the following check list.
 
 
1.      Important: Please explain/list all of the nominees accomplishments in chronological order.
 
2.      If the accomplishments are line item listed, be certain they are easy to understand, what the listed item stands for and what its significance may be.
 
 
3.      The committee requests that only one letter of recommendation or endorsement be submitted.
 
 
4.      A head/shoulders photo of nominee is required. The photo may be any size, color or black and white, but it must be a clean background.
 
 
5.      Please be sure requested data on the original application is clearly printedFaxed applications will not be accepted. NOTE: A separate sheet may be attached to this form if needed.
 
           
6.      Please put application in folders, sheet protectors, or any similar covering and several additional copies for the Committee’s review.
 
 
7.      Any further information you believe is important.
 
8.      Please update us with your E-mail and all address changes, etc. by sending your information to our new website below. Thank You.
 
 
Revised January 2013
 
 
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     THE SUCCESS OF OUR ORGANIZATION DEPENDS ON NOMINATIONS OF QUALIFIED CANDIDATES BY THE COMMUNITY.  IF YOU KNOW OF A WORTHY INDIVIUAL TO BE RECOGNIZED BY OUR ORGANIZATION, PLEASE TAKE THE NECESSARY TIME TO NOMINATE HIM/HER.  AN INDIVIDUAL MAY NOMINATE ONE PERSON ANNUALLY.

THANK YOU.


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