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Sports Hall of Fame Inductee Nomination Form [PDF]
The Sports Hall of Fame is now open! Stop by the Elgin Barrow Arena, 2nd floor to see the exhibits and check out the pictures of the current inductees. You may recognize many of the names!
Thank you to the following Inductees who attended the Grand Reopening Event on Friday September 19, 2014.
1999 – Figure Skater, Elvis Stojko
1999 – Figure Skater, Bernard Ford
2001 – Multi-Sport Athlete, Trainer, Coach, the Family of Bill Babcock
2001 – Speed Skating Athlete, Trainer, Coach, the Family of Allen Workman
2004 – Multi-Sport Athlete, Doug Allen
2007 – Bowler, the Family of Jim Hoult
1997 – 1972 Richmond Hills Dynes Fastball Team, Coach Stan Thornington,
2005 – 1967-68 Richmond Lions Hockey Team, Coaches Tom Graham and Ed Sackfield, Players Rick Sackfield, Allan Graham
Sports Builder category:
2000 – Sponsor, the Family of Ronald Vern Dynes
2003 – Multi-Sport Builders, John Passmore and family (John and his late father Jack are both inductees)
2006 – Hockey Builder, The family of Elgin Barrow
2009 – Hockey and Curling Builder, Ed Sackfield
2009 – Slo-Pitch Builder, Lynton Friedberg
2010 – the Richmond Hill Arena Association, Ed Sackfield, Tom Graham
Check out these photos from the Grand Reopening!
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YorkRegion.com: Sports Hall of Fame re-opens Sept. 19 in new location
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