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ICCF Presidents

World Champions

Lady World Champions

ICCF Honorary Presidents and Members

Those who have worked meritoriously as President of ICCF may be elected as Honorary President of ICCF by a two-thirds majority vote of the Congress.

Those who have worked meritoriously in the furtherance of international correspondence chess may be elected as Honorary Members of ICCF by a two-thirds majority vote of the Congress.

Honorary Presidents and Honorary Members have the right to take part in all meetings of the Executive Board and all Congresses as non-voting advisers. In addition, they shall be kept informed about the activities of ICCF.

An Honorary President or Honorary Member is eligible to accept proxies (voting right) from other Member organisations.


Honorary Presidents:
Alan P. Borwell SCO 2003
H.J. Mostert † NED 1996
H-W. von Massow † GER 1987
Lifetime Achievement Award:
E. Larsson † SWE 1998
Honorary Members:
Esko Nuutilainen FIN 2011
Fritz Baumbach GER 2010
Gian-Maria Tani ITA 2007
Med Samraoui ALG 2006
Ivan Bottlik HUN 2006
Gerhard Radosztics † AUT 2004
Alan P. Borwell SCO 2002
Renato Incelli ITA 2001
Nol van´t Riet NED 2001
Raoul Ramirez ARG 2001
Roald Berthelsen NOR 2000
Carlos Gérman Dieta ARG 2000
Ragnar Wikman FIN 1999
W. Muir † USA 1998
J. A. Nielsen DEN 1998
H. Heemsoth † GER 1997
R. Gillman † ENG 1996
R. Lindroos FIN 1991
Dr. J. Vándorffy † HUN 1991
H. Åhman † SWE 1987
Ing. P. Diaconescu † ROU 1985
A. Henriksen † DEN 1983
H.J. Mostert † NED 1979
H. Rittner GER 1979
Prof. Dr. J. Eventov † URS 1979
A. G. Loeffler † ARG 1979
C. S. Purdy † AUS 1979
H. Norell † SWE 1977
Dr. B. Lukas CSR 1971
Bertl von Massow † GER 1971
Dr. G. Négyesy † HUN 1971
E. Heilimo † FIN 1967
J.L. Ormond † SUI 1965
E. Larsson † SWE 1957

(†) Deceased

Source: ICCF website