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Vote for the CISM Athlete of the Year 2022 Award !




BRUSSELS (BEL) – The online voting platform for the "CISM Athlete of the Year 2022 Award" is ready!


The CISM Athlete of the Year 2022 Award is presented to an athlete in order to identify and recognize the most significant sportive performance. For the selection we have looked at the eligibility, the fair play, personal empathy, discipline, respect to the rules, self-behaviour etc. With this election we want to honour the athletes, who promote the CISM values and enhance CISM visibility.


The athletes eligible to run for this award are all males and females, in active military duty, who have participated in CISM events of Sports Category 1, during CISM World Military Championships or CISM Military World Games.


The period considered to evaluation is the CISM Championships calendar year from January 1st to December 31st 2022.




The votes are open from December 21, 2022 until February 15, 2023 (midnight, Belgian time) ! Only one vote per person.


Full list of the nominees to the CISM Athlete of the Year 2022:




  • Sergeant Ellen Caroline de Souza (BRA) - Aeronautical Pentathlon
  • Sergeant Aila Alves Miranda (BRA) - Naval Pentathlon
  • Warrant Officer Déborah Ferrand (FRA) - Parachuting
  • Sergeant Milena Titoneli Guimarães (BRA) - Taekwondo
  • Private Winfred Yavi Mutile (BRN) - Track & Field (Cross-Country)
  • Seaman Marie Riou (FRA) - Sailing
  • Sergeant Ye Na Park (KOR) - Football
  • Corporal Sonja Greinacher (GER) - Basketball 3x3
  • Private Margaux Fabre (FRA) - Lifesaving
  • Private Jeanne Lehair ( FRA) - Triathlon




  • Captain Dmytro Kmetiuk (UKR) - Aeronautical Pentathlon
  • Sergeant Max Leal Dos Santos (BRA) - Naval Pentathlon
  • Sergeant Robin Griesheimer (GER) - Parachuting
  • Warrant Officer Donatien Schauly (FRA) - Equestrian
  • Private Amirhossein Mohammadkhanlou (IRI) - Taekwondo
  • Private Edmond Kipngetich (KEN) - Track & Field (Cross-Country)
  • Navy Quartermaster Jean-Baptiste Bernaz (FRA) - Sailing
  • Private Gintautas Matulis (LTU) - Basketball 3x3
  • Private Lorenzo Barile (ITA) - Lifesaving
  • Private Max Studer (SUI) - Triathlon


Vote here on the online voting platform !


(Source: CISM Media & Communication Department)