Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year

Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Award is given annually to honor deaf athletes who produced outstanding results in his/her sport discipline throughout the current year and to recognize their exemplary sport achievements.

Year 1998

1MYRVOLL Tone flag: Norway Norway
2ACKERMAN Megan flag: United States United States
3SEVIGNY Chantal flag: Canada Canada
4FERM Cecilia flag: Sweden Sweden
5BANTZIANOULI Despoina flag: Greece Greece
6KOHAMA Kyoko flag: Japan Japan
7VAN OSSELAER Elli flag: Belgium Belgium
8ANDREYCHUK Irina flag: Russian Federation Russian Federation
9VAN DEN BERG Ilse flag: Netherlands Netherlands
10VENHAUER-SPRINGER Sonja flag: Austria Austria