Trophies on display at this year’s induction dinner

The Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that some prominent and historic trophies will be on display at this year’s Induction Dinner. The 2014 Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame Induction Dinner will be held Thursday, Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. at Carmen’s Banquet Centre. The Trophies Considered one the most rare and […]

 

HSHOF ANNOUNCES 2014 INDUCTEES

The Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce its newest members.  Being inducted in 2014 are:  Larry Bastedo-Athlete/Builder-Motor Racing David Hart – Athlete/Builder-Water Polo Bob Krouse-Athlete/Builder-Football Irene MacDonald-Athlete-Diving Kitch MacPherson-Builder-Basketball Don MacVicar-Athlete-Powerlifting   The 2014 Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame Induction Dinner is scheduled for September 18,  at Carmen’s Banquet Centre at 1520 […]

 

The Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame is set to announce the Induction Class for 2014

The Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame is set to announce the Induction Class for 2014. The Media Conference will be held Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, 1530 Stone Church Rd. E., beginning at 11:00 am. Several Hall of Famers and other dignitaries will be in attendance with […]

 

Passing of Kevin Beattie

The Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame offers its condolences to the family of 2012 Inductee Ed Beattie, on the passing of his son Kevin.  Kevin was a supporter of the Hall of Fame, and the Beattie family is a well respected Hamilton institution. For more information, please visit: http://www.canadianobituaries.com/kevin-beattie-obituary-january-14-2014.html

 

2013 Inductee – HAMILTON HURRICANES Football Team

  The Hamilton Hurricanes junior football team was formed in 1963 by a Committee of 30 former players. In 1972, the team had hired a new coach Fred Jazvac. He was a veteran of coaching in the Hamilton high school system. He recruited George Knill  and Doug Trimble to be his assistants. The Hurricanes started […]

2013 Inductee – BILL STURRUP Broadcaster Builder

Bill Sturrup was the man on the microphone at nearly every sporting event in Hamilton for 40 years. His interest in reporting sports started at Delta High School and when he forged his outstanding career at CHML Radio, he was host of a weekly high school sports report. But Sturrup was the voice of most […]

2013 Inductee – DR. DAVID LEVY- Sports Medicine Builder

Dr. David Levy has maintained a first-class sports medicine practice in Hamilton for 30 years. Dr. Levy has been team physician for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League for 35 years and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League since their inception. He has been team physician to his alma mater, McMaster […]

2013 Inductee – RICK JOSLIN – Karate and Kickboxing Builder

Rick Joslin is a pioneer in the sport of karate and kickboxing, who in addition to his own accomplishments as a competitor in the sport, has helped develop and mentor thousands of young lives. Joslin has and continues to run a successful studio that has been a landmark on Concession Street for many years. Joslin’s […]

 

2013 Inductee – CLARA HUGHES – Cycling and Speed Skating Athlete

Clara Hughes, Canada’s most celebrated Olympian, has won multiple Olympic medals in both Cycling and Speed Skating. Hughes won two bronze in the Summer Olympics in 1996 and four medals (1 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze) over the course of three Winter Olympics. She is tied with Cindy Klassen as the Canadian with the most […]

2013 Inductee – TOM GALLAGHER – Football Builder

Tom Gallagher was a Cathedral Gaels High School coaching legend, who, in a two decade span, recorded a 146-20-2 record and 13 championships. All told, Gallagher spent about five decades with the school, playing for and coaching the ‘Blue and White’ and became known as an institution long before he retired in 1996. He was […]