The Intrepid Award

In 2008 the Society established the Intrepid Award to recognize a national or international leader who has made a significant contribution to the defence and security of CANADA, our allies and the free world.

The award perpetuates the exceptional contribution to world security made by Sir William Stephenson, the man called “Intrepid”.


2009 Intrepid Award

Intrepid Award 2009

The 2009 Intrepid Award was presented to Ward Elcock, coordinator for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and G-8 Security, former Director of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service and Deputy Minister of Defence.

Ward Elcock [left] receiving the 2009 Intrepid Award from Gary Solar at the Intrepid Award Dinner at the Fort Garry Hotel in Winnipeg.

Presented by Colonel Gary Solar, President
The Intrepid Society Incorporated
Dated the 14th of November 2009

2008 Intrepid Award

2008 Recipient -- Gary Filmon