Burlington Sports Hall of Fame 

Hall of Fame News

A Standing Committee

of burlington

Sport allIAnce

Paula Schnurr is the Ontario University "Coach of the Year" for men's cross country running. Paula is the first woman to be so honored with this award. A historic accomplishment.


Another HOF member has received a high honor. Ron Foxcroft has been named to the Order of Canada..

"Award of distinction" had been added. It will be awarded annually to the sports organisation that has served the city of Burlington for a long period of time. The Award of Distinction was not awarded in 2018.


Four members of the Hall of Fame have received additional honors. The late Gord Dickson will be one of three athletes to have his photograph placed on the route of the historic Around the Bay Road Race. The photo used will be the one from our website. Jesse Lumsden will be inducted into the McMaster University Sports Hall of Fame in September, Don Green will be inducted into the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame and Don Leggat is now a member of the Canadian Squash Hall of Fame.

The new high school in Hamilton is named for our Hall of Fame member the late Bernie Custiss. A much deserved honor

Dr. David Levy is now a member of The Hamilton Hall of Distinction..


To view Don's accomplishments please click here..