Rescue Water Craft Association Charter, Article III:  To promote safe professional standards of recreational and occupational water-rescue-boating safety via education, outreach and training supporting United States and World safety organizations with awards program recognizing outstanding efforts.

International Awards program offering a variety of recognition platforms for both recreational, volunteer efforts and occupational representatives internationally.

The PWC ‘Wake of Fame’ Award is used to recognize the historical lineage of the development of the Personal Watercraft communities and participants. Derived from their design origins, creators, associate partners and competitors.  This is the pedigree of the PWC history in a chronological order of worthy recipients. 

Objective:  To recognize individuals who have made a lasting contribution to the personal water craft community through their activities, participation and advancement of the personal water craft (PWC).