Robert V. Ridges Memorial Award
Bob Ridges was Secretary of the Road Rally Board (RRB) from the inception of the National program in 1957 until his death in 1965. This award is presented to the SCCA Member who exemplifies the highest degree of dedication and sportsmanship in the sport during the preceding year who has made an outstanding contribution to the success of an event during its execution; who has made an outstanding contribution to the program as a whole; who has exhibited exceptional sportsmanship involving personal sacrifice; or who has undertaken physical risk for the preservation of life or property.

This award is not intended for sitting RRB Members, Official Observers, Rallymasters, or Officials unless they have clearly demonstrated extraordinary dedication, achievement, and/or sportsmanship above and beyond the duties and responsibilities of their office. Contestants shall only be eligible in cases involving exceptional sportsmanship, personal sacrifice or risk. The recipient is selected by the RRB based on recommendations of any rally participant or Board
Member. Presentation of the award is made at the Annual SCCA National Convention. This award may not be presented each year.

You can find a list of past recipients in Appendix C of the RRRs.  

To nominate an individual for this award send an email with your nominee’s name and a brief supporting statement to