Sports Hall of Fame Nominations


Each year the committee selects five new members to be inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame.  An induction ceremony is held in November of each year in the Hall of Fame, located at the Meridian Centre.

Nominations and Inductions


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame will be not be inducting any new members for 2020.


Nominations will continue to be accepted from 2020 and 2021 for the 2021 Induction Ceremony.


 Nomination Process

 Sports Hall of Fame


Criteria for Induction

  1. Candidates must be born or raised in St. Catharines

  2. Candidates will be considered eligible if they have significant residency in St. Catharines during their sporting career

  3. Candidates must have demonstrated superior athletic performance or contribution to their sport(s)

  4. Candidates for Athlete Category must be retired from sport for a period of three years

  5. Candidates for Athlete Category must have competed on a provincial, national or international level

  6. Candidates for Builder Category must be 50 years of age or older

  7. Candidates for Builder Category can include, but are not limited to, coaches, officials, media, sponsors or administrators

 How to Nominate


Nomination Procedure

If you know someone who meets the requirement for induction into the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame, please complete the nomination form located at the link below as a printable PDF.

Your submission will be reviewed by the nomination committee and, if accepted, you and your nominee or their family will be notified.

Click here for the Printable Nomination Form

Supporting Documents

Submitted via email in MS Word format or PDF (preferred)
Submitted via mail as written or typed hard copy, or on digital media such as a CD or USB keys**


Submitted via email in .jpeg or .png format (preferred)
Submitted via mail in original photograph prints, CD/DVD or USB keys**

** Please note original photographs, CD/DVD’s and USB keys will only be returned if requested



Submit by email to:


Submit by mail:

Hall of Fame Nomination Committee
c/o St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre
1932 Welland Canals Parkway
P.O. Box 3012
St. Catharines, ON, CAN
L2R 7C2

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