Lars Ingvar Jungefors, guiri del año 2006.

The swede Lars Ingvar Jungefors is chosen “Guiri del Año” 2006

Next Friday, 23rd of June the III “Foreigner of the Year” award will take place in Storvik, Sweden. This award is granted by the Kukuxumusu tee shirt company in homage to the many foreign visitors who come annually to Iruñea/Pamplona for the Sanfermin fiestas. On this occasion the award-winner is Lars Ingvar Jungefors, a member of the Los Suecos Peña, and a veteran visitor to Pamplona over the past 35 years.

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Lore Monnig, premio Guiri del Año de Sanfermin 2005.

Lore Monnig, Foreigner of the Sanfermin 2005

The II “Guiri del Año” Award was handed over in New York to Lore Monnig at a ceremony held in the city. This award was created to celebrate the interest and passion of the foreign visitors who come to the Sanfermin fiestas, and it was bestowed by Mikel Urmeneta, founder-member and creative director of the firm, at a gathering attended by some fifty guests, all wearing the classic Sanfermin outfits for the occasion.

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Carmen Margarita Alicea, premio guiri de Sanfermin 2014.

Carmen Alicea, Foreign Visitor of the Year in Sanfermin 2004

The Puerto Rican, Carmen Margarita Alicea Mirabal, who resides in Australia, was presented with an award as The Foreign Visitor of the Year for Sanfermin 2004. This innovative award has been jointly created by Kukuxumusu and The Maisonnave Hotel and has been awarded for the first time this year, coinciding with the traditional “Guiri Day” (Foreigner’s Day). The event took place in the Maisonnave Hotel and was attended by some of the members of the foreign peñas who are in Pamplona these days for the fiestas.

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