IKD Distinguished Service Awards
The IKD Distinguished Services awards were announced in 2017. These awards were created to honor those members of the IKD that show outstanding service to the organization.
IKD Department of Distinguished Awardees was established October 10, 2018 at IKD Honbu Dojo.
There are five levels of awards, four International, and one national:
- Lifetime of Excellence
- Lifetime of Achievement
- Lifetime of Service
- Hall of Fame
- National Medal of Service
The first four awards are presented at IKD World Camp or World Cup, and the fifth at the national level.
All awardees are required to join and register, upon nomination, the IKD Department of Distinguished Awardees. There are a number of benefits of membership.