Past US Freshwater National Champions

YearGenderLocationHostTeamIndividual
1972MenAmerican River, CAValley CouncilValley Council -
Bob McMuller
Don Fields
Richard Becker
Richard Becker
1977MenAmerican River, CAValley CouncilHawaii Council:
John Ernst
Bill Ernst
Terry Maas
John Below
1987MenTable Rock Lake, MOMidwest Diving Council, Inc.Hawaii Council:
John Ernst
Bill Ernst
Jon Bergren
John Ernst
1990MenTable Rock Lake, MOMidwest Diving Council, Inc.Connecticut Council:
Ted Warnock
John Warnock
Jim Warnock
Ted Warnock
2003MenLake Oahe, SDSpring Creek ResortTeam Imersion (CO):
Mike McGuire
James Hardesty
James Hardesty
2004MixedNavajo Lake, NMNew Mexico Scuba SchoolsTeam South Dakota: Marlyn Erickson
Johnny Walker
Marlyn Erickson
2005MenTable Rock Lake, MOMidwest Diving Council, Inc.CenCal"
Dave Edlund
Bob Humphrey
Ralph Tieman
Mike Van Haele
2006MenDeer Creek, UTDive UtahTeam Imersion (CO):
Mike McGuire
Nuno Battiglia
Seamus Callaghan
2007MenLake McConaughy, NEWater Sports Dive ShopsWiezorek Bros (NE):
Mark Wiezorek
John Wiezorek
Mark Wiezorek
2008MenLake Oahe, SDSteamboat Skin and ScubaTeam Imersion (CO):
Mike McGuire
Terry Lentz
Mike McGuire
2009MenGlendo Reservoir, WYRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationTeam RMSA (CO):
Mike Ban
Duke Spackman
Mike Ban
2010MenGreers Ferry Lake, ARMidwest Diving Council, Inc.Team Imersion (CenCal):
Mike McGuire
Glen McGuire
Dennis Haussler
Dennis Haussler
2011MenLake Powell, UTRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationRoad Dawgz:
Mike Ban
Dennis Haussler
Dennis Haussler
2012MenLake Powell, UTRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationRoad Dawgz:
Mike Ban
Dennis Haussler
Mike Ban
2013MenLake Mead Lake, NVRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationHawaii:
Calvin Lai
Hanalei Aldric
Calvin Lai
2014MenLake Oahe, SDSteamboat Skin and ScubaHawaii:
Calvin Lai
Hanalei Aldric
Hanalei Aldric
2015MenKeyhole Lake, WYWyoming Dive TeamHawaii:
Calvin Lai
Hanalei Aldric
Hanalei Aldric
2016MenBeaver Lake, AKMidwest Diving Council, Inc.California Free Divers:
Brandon Hendrickson
Greg Fonts
Paul Young
Brandon Hendrickson
Greg Fonts
Paul Young
2017MenLake McConaughy, NEWater Sports Dive ShopsTeam RMSA (CO):
Mike Ban
Duke Spackman
Mike Ban
2018MenLake Powell, UTRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationKiwaii:
Scott Mackereth
Justin Lee
Scott Mackereth
2018MixedLake Powell, UTRocky Mountain Spearfishing AssociationFreshwater Fish Slayers:
Ryan Peterson
Shelby Peterson
Scott Mackereth

Representing the spearfishing community in the Rocky Mountain Region since 2008