2017 – First place: Chesapeake Bay Chapter
2017 – Second place tie: Lake Champlain and Inland Empire Chapters
2016 – First Place to Okanagan, Tyson Konecny, Webmaster
2016 – Second Place to Lake Hopatcong, Cindy Heaton, Webmaster
2015 – Michigan, Jack Warren, Webmaster
2014 – First Place:Thousand Islands Chapter, Steve Slagsvol and Seb Borrello, Webmasters
2014 – Second Place:Sunnyland Chapter, Mary Paul Williams, Webmaster
2013      tie:  Bob Speltz and No.Calif/Tahoe

2012      Heartland Classics  first place
              Chesapeake Bay   runner up

2011      Toronto

2010      New England  First Place
              Bob Speltz  runner up

2009      Bob Speltz Land O’ Lakes

2008      North Coast Ohio

2007      North Coast Ohio

Website Award:

One award and one runner-up award are given each year by ACBS to recognize the effort of our chapters and their volunteers in communicating with their members. Chapter websites are viewed throughout the year by the Awards Committee members.  Criteria for identifying the Best Website are as follows:

HOME PAGE – First Impression                               25 POINTS

Loads quickly, Obvious Chapter Identity & ACBS affiliation, Balance of Graphics and Text, Fresh visuals

NAVIGATION                                                          15 POINTS

Clearly labeled, accessible from each page, Links all active, Link to ACBS

CONTENT PERTINENT TO MEMBERS & PUBLIC       60 POINTS

Frequently up-dated information, current event reports, future event information, access to past reports, about ACBS & chapter, contact information, membership sign-up, photo galleries which are easily navigated with educational information, and resource material for frequently asked questions about this hobby