Marlise Grimm received the FEIF Award at the FEIF Conference 2016. Marlise had been FEIF Director of Breeding for 8 years, she was active as trainer at FEIF YouthCups and a founding member of this FEIF event. Furthermore, she was a member of the FEIF sport committee and a founding member of the sport judges’ committee, she has educated trainers at the highest level – just to name a few activities in which she was involved. She is an active sport judge as well as breeding judge. We thank Marlise for her endless work, contributions and constructive ideas!