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Update, 7/2: The deadline to enter this competition has been extended to 7/5! Submit your projects here.
The deadline to enter into the Awards of Excellence is this week — have you submitted yet? The deadline is June 29.
Hundreds of designers and builders enter their pools for consideration for the Awards of Excellence, the industry’s largest design competition. The competition recognizes stand-out pool and spa installations across the United States and around the world. Entries are judged based on technicality and aesthetics across a variety of categories.
Winners for the 2018 competition will be recognized at the PSP Expo in November and featured in the October 2018 issue of AQUA Magazine. In addition to recognition, the awards provide valuable marketing materials to help winners stand out in their local communities.
Submit your entries by clicking this link.
Curious what previous winners look like? Here are last year’s winners:
2017 Gold Award Winners, Part I
2017 Gold Award Winners, Part II
2017 Silver Award Winners
2017 Bronze Award Winners
The rank of APSP Fellow is an honor bestowed on prominent individuals who have made distinguished contributions that raise professionalism in the aquatic community through teaching, research and/or exemplary service to others. Nominees for the rank of APSP Fellow are also evaluated on their professional accomplishments and their commitment to the values honored by the APSP Fellows Program.
Veteran pool and spa pros have survived the Great Recession, successfully battled online competition and kept pace with the rapidly evolving technological landscape. The next hurdle, however, is especially steep: finding young leaders to replace them.
Fortunately, APSP has identified a budding class of young professionals who have proven the future of the industry is in capable hands. Take a look at the winners of the 2018 Young Professionals award below — these are the names you’re...
The Awards of Excellence is just one component of APSP's awards program. Additionally, the organization offers special honors for individuals who have made their mark on the industry. These honors include CBP of the year, CSP of the Year, Retailer of the Year, Chapter of the Year, Young Professionals of the Year and APSP Fellows. The winners below were nominated by their peers and represent the best of the best our industry has to offer. Bravo!
Each year, hundreds of accomplished pool designers and builders enter their best projects into APSP's Awards of Excellence competition. In the past two weeks, we've shown you dozens of amazing examples of this work with the Bronze- and Silver-winning entries. Now, we're revealing the Gold winners.
Among the 15 winners below you'll find several vanishing edges on precipitous perches, a pool with a concrete grotto crowned with fire effects, a glass-tiled...